Waymo is an autonomous driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. Since our start as the Google Self-Driving Car Project in 2009, Waymo has been focused on building the World’s Most Experienced Driver in hopes of improving the world's access to mobility while saving thousands of lives now lost to traffic crashes. Our Waymo Driver powers Waymo One, our fully autonomous ride-hailing service, as well as Waymo Via, our trucking and local delivery service. To date, Waymo has driven over 20 million miles autonomously on public roads across 25 U.S. cities and conducted over 20 billion miles of simulation testing.
Do you enjoy creating software infrastructure that can enable and accelerate development for multiple embedded applications? If so, the Embedded Software Infrastructure team could be the perfect place for you. We focus on building common embedded software across areas such as board bringup, drivers, networking, time synchronization, bootloaders, security, and more! If you have experience working close to the hardware and have a strong commitment to rigorous software development practices, we’d love to hear from you.
In this role, you'll:
- Develop C++ for safety-critical embedded automotive systems
- Bring up new MCUs, peripherals, chips, compilers, and development tools
- Develop libraries and tools for embedded software development
- Develop unit tests, integration tests, and test functionality on simulators and in-vehicle
- Interact with System Engineers, Electrical Engineers, and Operations Team on design, reliability and safety goals
At the minimum, we'd like you to have:
- Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent practical experience
- 5+ years of C++ programming experience
- Hands-on experience with embedded systems, including resource-constrained microcontrollers
- An understanding of how digital systems work sufficient for developing bare-metal microcontroller code
It's preferred if you have:
- Experience working with communication busses, sensors, chips, and peripherals commonly used in automotive or robotic systems
- Experience with safety critical systems and functional safety
- OS-level development experience, including details of RTOSes or Linux kernel
- Automotive industry experience
We appreciate your interest in Waymo. Waymo is an equal employment opportunity employer. Waymo’s policy is not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. Waymo also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories. Waymo will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. Waymo also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.