Full-stack Software Engineer - Generalist at Postmates
Vancouver, CA

WHO ARE WE?

We are tech industry veterans in software, hardware and design who are pooling our individual talents together to build a legacy. Our team is inclusive, agile, and driven by a common purpose. We are solving real-world problems with machine learning, computer vision, and robotics, with a mindful eye towards the end-to-end user experience. By joining our team, you will help create the first robotic helpers entering our cities: moving alongside us and running our errands!

WHAT WILL YOU DO?

In this role, you will learn about various modules and components of an autonomous robot. You will develop a deep understanding of how each module works and how different modules communicate with one another. You will identify and explore new products and systems that can potentially improve the functionality of our autonomous robot. Furthermore, you will take ownership of the integration efforts to evaluate and integrate such technologies into our platform. In doing so, you will build relationships with different partners and vendors and use available software tools that support the requirements of various functional teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Developing, maintaining and utilizing different tools and frameworks designed for autonomous driving
  • Identifying external opportunities, building and managing relationships with existing and emerging external partners
  • Developing a deep understanding of autonomous driving technology
  • Taking ownership of problems, rapid prototyping new solutions and collaborating with other teams to evaluate and integrate those solutions into our autonomous driving stack
  • Research cutting-edge products and solutions related to autonomous driving and help shape the long-term product roadmap

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field
  • Proficiency and 5+ years of experience in C++, Python, React and Git
  • Having flexibility and taking initiative and ownership of a variety of software and product-related tasks
  • Open-minded, highly-skilled, tech-savvy generalist
  • Experience working with multi-faceted and cross-functional teams
  • Experience in full-stack software development
  • Experience working as a software engineer generalist or a solution architect, especially for embedded system development

BONUS POINTS

  • Experience using and deploying machine learning and deep learning software
  • Experience in robotics, real-time systems, embedded system, or self-driving technologies

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary and generous stock option plan
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • We'll provide equipment you need to work efficiently and creatively
  • Paid parental leave, vacation time and sick time
  • Catered lunches and open snack bar
  • Impact-first work environment (no politics, no pandering)
  • Huge company vision (we need you to build the future, not just maintain the status quo)
  • Full support to contribute to open source projects