aimotive car
aimotive success


We have received your email.

aimotive failure

Something went wrong!

Please try again later or write an email to with the subject FWD TO: Info

Control Engineer

Location: Budapest, Hungary

We are looking for experienced researchers and developers to design and develop control and estimation algorithms for self-driving cars. You will work with a talented group of researchers to develop core algorithms to control a vehicle completing complex maneuvers. You will solve difficult theoretical and practical engineering problems to ensure safe and smooth driving in all cases. Your results will be used to drive autonomous cars on highway speeds in a highly dynamic environment while dealing with uncertainty, noise and various latencies.

Job Summary

  • Research, develop and implement algorithms for control, state and parameter estimation in self-driving cars
  • Develop algorithms that ensure that safety, performance and comfort requirements are all satisfied in autonomous cars
  • Analyze the behavior of the vehicle to improve models and methods, considering partial knowledge of the environment, uncertainty and noise in the measurements
  • Build tools to process large amount of testing data to find issues, root causes and areas to improve
  • Implement fault detection and handling methods
  • Select, qualify, implement, test and deploy control and estimation algorithms while testing both in simulation and in real-world
  • Work with existing codebase to improve reliability and performance

Key Qualifications

  • MS or PhD in Robotics, Computer Science or a related field
  • Strong C++ programming and software design skills
  • Extensive knowledge in robotics
  • Solid knowledge in control theory, especially model predictive control
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas:
  • - Robust control
    - Adaptive control
    - Nonlinear control
    - State estimation
    - Parameter estimation
    - Model identification
    - Optimization

Considered as a plus

  • Experience in developing safety-critical, embedded or real-time systems
  • Published research in any of the above mentioned areas
  • Experience in learning methods
  • Working with Linux
  • Programming in Python / Matlab

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to solve difficult problems with immediate real-world applications
  • Competitive salary, share option
  • Work on the hottest applied research problem at one of the fastest growing startup in Europe
  • Develop solutions for the largest car manufacturers and their suppliers in the US, Europe and Asia
  • Test your solution in realistic simulated scenarios and a fleet of cars across multiple continents every day
  • Visit relevant international conferences, submit patents of new solutions
  • Independence and flexibility in managing your work and life-balance


Privacy Policy

aimotive car

Introduction rider on Carrier website of AImotive Ltd.

Dear Applicant,

Thank you for applying and for your interest in our company.

Please read our recruitment data protection notice which aims to ensure that your personal data is processed in accordance with the 2016/679 EU Regulation on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (GDPR) and with the Act CXII of 2011 on the freedom of information.

We would like to inform you that by submitting your CV our company, as a data controller, intends to process your personal data such as your ID-related data, contact information and the personal data mentioned in your CV and in your motivation letter as well as other personal data collected during the recruitment procedure. The purpose of the data processing at-hand is the fair and well-founded assessment of your application. Its legal basis is our company’s legitimate interest to choose the most competent applicants for our open positions to maintain our professional and efficient performance.

We would like to ensure you that all your personal data will be deleted after the open position is filled unless:

- You are chosen for the position. Therefore, our company will conclude an employment contract with you. In his case your personal data will be processed for a different purpose and based on a different legal basis about which you will be informed; or

- In case you are not selected for the position, but you give your explicit and freely given consent to store your personal data for an additional 36 months so that you can be informed of other opening positions, and so that your application can be considered during other evaluations as well. You may give consent for us to store your personal data by ticking the consent box below.

Finally, the Recruitment Data Protection Notice is available at the following link.

Continue to Application