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Integration and Test Engineer, Simulation

Latitude AI (lat.ai) is an automated driving technology company developing a hands-free, eyes-off driver assist system for next-generation Ford vehicles at scale. We’re driven by the opportunity to reimagine what it’s like to drive and make travel safer, less stressful, and more enjoyable for everyone.  

When you join the Latitude team, you’ll work alongside leading experts across machine learning and robotics, cloud platforms, mapping, sensors and compute systems, test operations, systems and safety engineering – all dedicated to making a real, positive impact on the driving experience for millions of people. 

As a Ford Motor Company subsidiary, we operate independently to develop automated driving technology at the speed of a technology startup. Latitude is headquartered in Pittsburgh with engineering centers in Dearborn, Mich., and Palo Alto, Calif.

Meet the team:

The Simulation Test team is part of the Systems Engineering, Integration & Test organization, and is responsible for driving the strategy and framework for simulation-based testing. This includes implementing and maintaining tests for the purpose of validating system requirements and gating software releases. A Test Engineer on the Simulation Test team will create, maintain and execute simulation tests and help drive iterative improvements in the Simulation Test framework, tooling, and overarching strategy. We ensure the autonomy system is working as expected, communicate problem reports back to the development teams, and help to develop and promote the Latitude safety culture.

What you’ll do: 

  • Create and execute testing of the autonomy stack in a simulated environment
  • Collaborate with the Simulation Test and Engineering teams to develop and iterate on simulation capabilities and features
  • Work with engineers and developers from all disciplines to plan and execute tests around targeted areas, provide continuous feedback and deliver detailed test analysis reports 
  • Develop, improve and maintain simulation test documentation and processes
  • Support the development of system requirements and performance metrics 
  • Design, create and maintain simulation scenarios and data sets to support the validation of system requirements, software releases and feature development
  • Support nightly and release-related triage of simulation failures and test maintenance

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field and 2+ years of relevant experience, Master's degree, or PhD
  • Must have 2+ years of experience testing complex systems, robotics and/or autonomous vehicles
  • Experience executing on software release gating strategies
  • Familiarity with Systems Engineering principles
  • Familiarity with working in a fast paced environment
  • Experience executing on Validation Plans
  • Excellent communication skills

Nice to have: 

  • Experience validating complex systems in a simulated environment
  • Experience programming in Python or similar
  • Experience with Jira or similar ticketing systems
  • Comfortability using Jama or similar requirements management systems

What we offer you:

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • High-quality individual and family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Health savings account with available employer match
  • Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting
  • Employer-paid group term life insurance and the option to elect voluntary life insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid medical leave
  • Unlimited vacation
  • 15 paid holidays
  • Complimentary daily lunches, beverages, and snacks for onsite employees
  • Pre-tax spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Adoption/Surrogacy support program
  • Backup child and elder care program
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Discounted programs that include legal services, identity theft protection, pet insurance, and more
  • Company and team bonding outlets: employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiatives

Learn more about Latitude’s team, mission and career opportunities at lat.ai!

The expected base salary range for this full-time position in California is $126,960 - $174,570 USD. Actual starting pay will be based on job-related factors, including exact work location, experience, relevant training and education, and skill level. Latitude employees are also eligible to participate in Latitude’s annual bonus programs, equity compensation, and generous Company benefits program, subject to eligibility requirements.

Candidates for positions with Latitude AI must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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