Software Engineer - Sensor Calibration


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Location: Budapest, Hungary

Software Engineer - Sensor Calibration

Developing automated driving requires a complete, mature toolchain to collect, generate, use and manage the data needed for a safe and robust solution. aiData is the most advanced, data-driven pipeline for automated driving that reduces the complexity of the processing with high automatization while still ensuring automotive quality.

Sensors are the most important link between the system and the environment. Perfect calibration and a deep understanding of how sensors recognize the world is essential for an automated driving application. 

As a Software Engineer in the Calibration team, you will have the opportunity to use your skills and expertise to research, design and develop new, high precision calibration algorithms used for millions of upcoming Stellantis cars over the next years. Your strong technology background and communication skills will provide a stable base for the team to deliver scalable and easily usable software and calibration processes to the partners and future users.

This is a dynamic opportunity for tech enthusiasts keen on learning various technologies, delivering high-quality software solutions across different domains (e.g., frontend frameworks, databases). No prior experience required; strong interest in learning is essential.

Job Summary

  • Research and develop high precision online, offline and factory sensor calibration algorithms for different sensor modalities such as cameras, radars and lidars
  • Help the team to provide scalable, highly available and resilient calibration and diagnostic software for clients and partners
  • Learn diverse technologies and deliver top-notch software solutions across various domains
  • Attending or conducting workshops on calibration topics

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or any related field
  • Minimum 3 years of software development experience in a professional environment 
  • Software development experience in C++ and Python
  • Strong mathematical skills 
  • Advanced level English skills
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Willingness to test algorithms hand-on in test vehicles in a workshop environment 
  • Passionate about delivering high quality solutions
  • Self-starter, a strong sense of ownership, gets things done mentality
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Exhibit flexibility and prioritization
  • Good team player and work well with people from different nationalities and sites

Considered as a plus

  • Master's degree in a sensor-related technical or Automotive field
  • Experience in developing perception algorithms, e.g. image processing or other sensor-related topics
  • Experience in working with sensors and sensor data (camera, lidar, radar, IMU, GNSS)
  • Experience with sensor calibration algorithms
  • Experience with ceres and eigen libraries

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary and long-term bonus system
  • Fitness opportunities
  • Free lunch every workday, nearby at one of the best all-you-can-eat restaurants in Budapest or delivered by Wolt for Work
  • Work on the hottest applied research problem in an agile working culture, backed by a strong, stable and future-proof industrial partnership
  • Develop solutions for one of the largest car manufacturer with a global reach
  • Test your solution in realistic simulated scenarios and a fleet of cars across multiple continents every day
  • Be proud of seeing your solution on the road
  • Visit relevant international conferences, submit patents of new solutions
  • We believe: people over process, we are keen to maintain a work-life balance

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