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Algorithm Development Engineer for High Resolution Flash Lidar in Santa Barbara, CA at Continental

Date Posted: 10/28/2018

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Job Description

The Software Engineering group for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) is looking for support in the development of low level software as well as for signal processing algorithms. The ADAS Software Engineer is ensuring the software development from requirements through implementation to testing of the developed software on simulation platforms and the target hardware. The ADAS software group operates in a global footprint and cooperates with many other global software development sites. At Santa Barbara location we are working on long and short range LIDAR sensor systems for autonomous driving.

The Algorithm Development Engineer will develop and test embedded algorithm software components.
Core Responsibilities:
• Development of Advanced Flash LIDAR Algorithms supporting highly autonomous driving applications
• Implementation of these algorithms on embedded Nvidia platforms
• Responsible for the algorithm requirements
• Debug and problem solving for issues identified at all stages of product development
• Document development activities and their results
• Test of Algorithms using Software in the Loop simulation

Job Requirements:
• Master degree in Engineering/Computer Science/Physics/Mathematics or equivalent
• Proficient in C / CUDA language
• Background in at least one of the following areas:
o Machine learning
o Control theory
o System theory
o Image recognition
o Point cloud processing
• Good communication, team and presentation skills
• Willingness to travel (<10% of the time) to support knowledge transfer and global coordination of activities

Preferred Qualifications:
• Matlab
• Knowledge of Automotive development processes and standards, especially safety­critical and ADAS specific development processes
• Proficient with configuration management tools and methods
• Proficient in spoken and written English


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