Summer Intern - Autonomous Vehicle Simulation 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

The 2020 Summer Intern - Autonomous Vehicle Simulation will report to the head of system integration & test engineering and make enhancements to the simulation and visualization environment and tests, and will design and execute tests of an autonomous vehicle in a simulated environment.


This position requires a very capable student in computer science, computer engineering, or systems engineering with exceptional problem-solving and project management skills. Exposure to ROS and simulation is highly desirable. The successful candidate will be responsible for a well-defined, three-month project and related tasks that further the development of autonomous vehicle features that redefine logistics automation.

Duties and responsibilities

    • Lead the development of well-defined simulation test plans and then execute those plans
    • Test and ship integrated hardware+software subsystems and functionality
    • Support product deployment and system maintenance
    • Contribute generally to the growth and success of the company and the building of a vibrant culture focused on the responsible deployment of zero-emission autonomous vehicle technology 

Required qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical/electronics engineering, and/or mechanical engineering
    • Proficiency in Python
    • C++ experience and coursework
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Exceptional analytical skills
    • Demonstrated interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively within a team
    • Sterling references

Ideal qualifications

    • Experience with ROS-based software development for robotic systems
    • Experience with Gazebo
    • Work in a Linux environment and targeting embedded deployment
    • Experience with robotics software engineering, autonomous vehicle systems, robotic perception, manipulation systems, computer vision, and/or planning and controls
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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
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Monthly.
Stocked Kitchen
Professional Development Benefits
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