Shield AI is hiring a

Senior Embedded Software Engineer

San Diego, United States
Introduction to Shield AI
Shield AI’s mission is to protect service members and civilians with artificially intelligent systems.  For our world-class team, no idea is too ambitious, and we never stop working to make possible what looks out of reach today. We are backed by Silicon Valley venture capital firms including Andreessen Horowitz, have been shipping product since 2018, and are growing rapidly.

Job Description
Are you an experienced Embedded Software Engineer looking to work on difficult problems with new systems and integration? Are you eager to make a positive difference in the world?  Do you want to work alongside mission-driven and values-focused teammates?  Shield AI is just the place for you!
As a Senior Embedded Software Engineer, you will be responsible for software bring up on new systems, integration and writing of drivers for a variety of sensors, and performing data analysis to evaluate sensor performance. You will work very cross functionally and closely with the autonomy and electrical engineering teams to deliver functional robotic systems. 

What you'll do:

  • Bring up new robotic platforms and related systems 
  • Create software for system diagnostics and testing 
  • Work with and modify internal software build systems 
  • Write and modify Linux kernel drivers  
  • Create network software

People we're looking for have the following required education and experience:

  • 3+ years' of professional work experience as an embedded software engineer
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, similar degree, or equivalent practical experience 
  • Strong C++ background a must 

If you're interested in being part of a team that works hard, loves to have fun, and is working on some truly meaningful, challenging work; apply now and we can chat further!

Shield AI is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

To conform to U.S. Government regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

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