Job Title: Sr. Localization Engineer, Autonomous Driving
Location: San Jose, CA
The Advanced Technologies and Autonomy team is responsible for delivering highly available, high quality systems to enable NIO's Autonomous driving vehicles. Our mission is to provide the next generation of hardware, software and algorithmic solutions. This includes but not limited to sensing, compute, storage as well as vehicle controls and safety system compute.
What the team works on
Autonomy hardware and software architecture
Design, development, integration, and test of autonomous compute and sensing hardware
Mass storage and Event Data Recorders
Vehicle and Safety Controller HW and related functions
Environment and Sensor modeling and simulation
Autonomy Al and Controls
Autonomy R&D Tools
Autonomy compute and sensing HW and SW redundancy
Sensing, GPS and IMU hardware, software, and integration
Autonomy compute communication (sensing, compute, and controller inter-ECU communication)
Investigate and implement state-of-the-art localization algorithms for autonomous cars.
Responsible for developing algorithms and tools for Laser- and vision-based mapping, Place detection, Global localization, Lifelong mapping, SLAM, Visual Odometry etc.
Masters degree in Computer Science/ Computer Engineering/Statistics/Mathematics/Physics.
Industry experience with Localization/Mapping, SLAM, Visual Odometry, Computer Vision and/or Machine Learning,
Industry experience of functional programming with C/C++.
Knowledge of probabilistic filtering and nonlinear optimization techniques.
PhD in Computer Science/ Computer Engineering/Statistics/Mathematics/Physics.
Demonstrated ability in the application of localization/mapping in real-world applications.
Experience in Sensor Fusion is a plus.
Experience with parallel/grid computing is a plus.
Strong oral and written skills.
Experience with Agile software development.
Previous experience in the automotive industry is preferred, but not required.
Our mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle for our users by offering smart, premium electric vehicles and providing the best user experience. We are a global company with world-class research and development, design and manufacturing centers in Shanghai, Beijing, San Jose, Munich, London and nine other locations. NIO U.S. is our Global Advanced Technology Center and North American headquarters.
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