Front-End Engineer

Mountain View, CA
Engineering – Infrastructure
Kodiak Robotics is developing autonomous technology for long-haul trucking. Our team is highly experienced and comes from the leading technology companies in the space.

We are looking for a front-end engineer to join us to design and build our visualization systems.

In this role, you will:

    • Be responsible for designing and building amazing robot interfaces.
    • Visualize complex information streams in appealing & simple displays.
    • Efficiently process large quantities of data.
    • Design user experiences for engineers and operators, building the tools to make engineers faster, and our vehicles safer.
    • Create reusable and modular Javascript.


    • Strong technical background. BS or MS, or equivalent experience, in computer science or with 5+ years of experience in front-end development. You are comfortable with various front end frameworks and Javascript libraries, web workers do your bidding, WebGL shows your amazing visualizations. You understand what it means to reduce coupling between modules.
    • A team player. You take ownership and work with the team to deliver exceptional results. You are interested in the performance of the entire system across engineering disciplines.
    • Proven ability to build and iterate quickly. You have experienced product development in all of its stages and are comfortable in the earlier stages – moving from zero to one.
    • Hands on. You are on deck when the team is blocked doing everything you can to get the team moving again.
    • Great communicator. You have experience writing clear, concise, and detailed documentation.
    • Bonus. Ideally you are also able to work on back-end technology in C++, including database access in a distributed environment, to adapt and maintain the data sources for visualizations.


    • Work with an experienced and agile team to revolutionize transportation.
    • Lunch and snacks provided.
    • Competitive salary, equity and benefits, including medical, dental & vision.