Field Data Collection Specialist

Remote /
Commercial – Customer Implementation /
Full-time/Contract
/ Remote
The company
Outrider is a software company that is automating distribution yards with electric, self-driving trucks. Our system eliminates manual tasks that are hazardous and repetitive while it improves safety and efficiency. Outrider’s mission is to drive the rapid adoption of sustainable freight transportation. We are a private company founded in 2018 and backed by NEA, 8VC, Koch Disruptive Technologies, and other top-tier investors. Our customers are Fortune 200 companies and our autonomous trucks are already running in distribution yards. For more information, visit www.outrider.ai

The role 
The Field Data Collection Specialist will report to the Senior Manager of Customer Operations and support the data capture from the operating environment of Outrider's autonomous 18-wheeler system. The goal is to accurately and consistently take images of equipment using a handheld camera.   

The Field Data Collection Specialist duties will include safely driving an SUV in busy distribution centers, following several steps on a laptop, and along with a partner, taking pictures of equipment.

This role is hands-on, requiring acute attentiveness to consistently execute a set process repeatedly. It also requires weekly travel to different sites to perform the same tasks.  

This position plays an essential role in helping deliver a safety-critical system for industrial automation. The opportunity offers the successful candidate the chance to help develop a market-defining enterprise product that combines robotics technology with a software-as-a-service (SaaS) business model.

Responsibilities and Duties

    • Willingness to learn something new 
    • Responsible and trustworthy detail-oriented person
    • Maintain communication with the Sr. Manager of Customer Operations
    • Check-in and clarify questions before proceeding 
    • Quickly learn, use, and execute the field data capture plan
    • Immediately provide feedback if a process or plan isn’t working

Required Qualifications

    • Valid driver’s license
    • Clean driving and background checks
    • High school diploma/GED
    • Basic computer knowledge 
    • Willing to travel weekly with all business expenses paid.

Compensation

    • $15.00-18.00/hr
    • Role is contracted for 2-3 months (potential for extension based on available need)
    • While this is an accurate reflection of the position, Outrider reserves the right to require additional/different tasks to be performed as needed.
At Outrider, we believe in cultivating an environment where there is diversity of perspectives, experiences, and knowledge with the expectation that we thrive in an inclusive environment. Outrider is committed to a workforce where everyone's opportunities are limitless regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, or any others that are protected by law.

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