Motion Planning Research Engineer

San Jose, CA
Automated Driving
Full-time

The Company:
Faraday Future (FF) is a California-based mobility company, leveraging the latest technologies and world’s best talent to realize exciting new possibilities in sustainable transportation. We’re producing user-centric, technology-first vehicles to establish new paradigms in human-vehicle interaction. We’re not just seeking to change how our cars work – we’re seeking to change the way we drive. At FF, we’re creating something new, something connected, and something with a global impact.

Your Role:
Perform research, development and implementation of algorithms for real-time motion planning of automated vehicles in environments with dynamic obstacles for safe and comfortable motion.

Basic Requirements:
Excellent expertise in robotic real-time motion planning in dynamic environments
Experience with modern software engineering tools
Excellent C++ programming expertise required, Python programming is a plus
M.S. with at least 3 years of prior experience or Ph.D. Major in Computer Science, Robotics, or a related field

Preferred Requirements:
Experience working independently in a large software setting
Experience working with robot and/or automotive hardware
Experience with simulation environments
Excellent communication skills
Demonstrate a proven ability to multitask and deliver on challenging software development tasks
System integration and software architecture skills

Required Application Materials:
Resume/CV
Downloadable code sample of your own C++ code
Two references and/or two letters of recommendation
A statement of past experiences and how they apply to the position posted