Senior Software Engineer -- Sensor Suite Design at Outrider

| Greater Denver Area
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The company

Azevtec (Autonomous, Zero-Emission Vehicle Technologies) is automating 'first-mile' trucking. We simplify how large enterprises ship goods—our robotic systems automate repetitive vehicle movement and manual tasks in the world’s busiest freight-shipping hubs to enhance operational performance, reduce costs, and improve safety.


Azevtec is a rapidly growing, Series-A company founded to drive the adoption of sustainable transportation and deploy autonomous vehicles responsibly.


The role

We’re searching for a talented, autonomous vehicle software engineer who understands sensing modalities of all types and can lead the requirements development, evaluation, and implementation of a multi-modal sensor suite for an driverless trucking system.


The Autonomous Vehicle Sensor Engineer will report to the Vice President of Software Engineering.

Duties and responsibilities

    • Support the development of a multimodal (camera, LIDAR, RADAR, ultrasonic, infrared) sensor suite
    • Determine requirements for the autonomous vehicle system's sensing capabilities broadly and individual sensors specifically
    • Conduct trade studies of sensors, vendors, and sensor categories
    • Select sensors for evaluation and conduct evaluations
    • Consider the efficacy of each modality/type and model of sensor data in supporting perception and operational needs
    • Travel and perform fieldwork, depending on initial customer locations (up to 25%)

Required qualifications

    • BS
    • 2+ years' relevant industry experience
    • Ability to read/write/debug C++
    • Clear understanding of how sensor data will be used to advance the system's sensing capabilities
    • Ability to write sensor drivers
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Exceptional analytical skills
    • Demonstrated strong leadership and people skills
    • Sterling references

Ideal qualifications

    • MS
    • Familiarity with as many of the following as possible: stereo vision, LIDAR, RADAR, ultrasonic and thermal sensing technology
    • Ability to read/write/debug Python
    • Prior use of Git for software version control
    • FOSS libraries/frameworks such as OpenCV, the Point Cloud Library (PCL), and similar packages
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16163 W 45th Drive, Golden, CO 80403

What are Outrider Perks + Benefits

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 4 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
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Stocked Kitchen
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