Simulation Engineer

Aurora is a world-class team of self-driving vehicle pioneers that is enabling a revolution in safe and efficient transportation. In this role, you will shape our simulation and cloud technologies to accelerate the development, testing, and validation of our self-driving software.

  • Provide critical input to the architecture and implementation of our simulation systems
  • Develop tools to simulate sensor data from complex scenes
  • Implement models to simulate vehicle dynamics and complex interactions
  • Create realistic simulated interaction between multiple actors
  • Create regression testing tools leveraging both empirical and simulated scenarios and data

  • BS/MS or PhD in Robotics, Computer Science, or related field
  • Excellent C++ programming and software design skills
  • Strong mathematical skills, including linear algebra, numerical methods, and stochastic tools
  • Passion for solving challenging, impactful problems

  • Expertise in large-scale cloud infrastructure
  • Experience optimizing for modern GPU hardware
  • Experience with hardware-in-the-loop simulation