Cloud Developer, Self-Driving

Palo Alto, CA /
Engineering and Programs – Self-Driving /
Full Time
This is what you’ll do:
- You will work on Rivian’s Self-Driving team as a Cloud Software Engineer.  You will be involved in designing, developing, and placing into production cloud-based applications and services that support Rivian’s Safety and Autonomy projects. 
- You will design and build web services and APIs that support collection of sensor data (LiDAR, RADAR, camera, GNSS) used for algorithm development and training deep learning networks. 
- Write code that optimize the use of AWS services, such as data storage and content delivery.
- Managing full AWS lifecycle, provisioning, automation security.
- Design, implement, and manage scalable and resilient cloud infrastructure as well as automation tooling for routine operation tasks.
- Participate in team activities such as peer code reviews and design collaboration efforts.
- Manage implementation and the ongoing operation of cloud services as per approved designs, adherence to patterns, security requirements and certify all logging and monitoring are active for security and compliance.
- Confirm that required operational, performance, capacity, security, and other required metrics, reports and dashboards are created and reviewed.

This is what you’ll need:
- Bachelor’s or Master's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
- Deep knowledge of Amazon’s AWS ecosystem
- 5+ years in a software developer position
-  5+ years developing code in Python, Java, C/C++
- Knowledge of software development technologies, processes, and tools (i.e., Agile software development)
- Knowledge of web services / RESTful APIs
- Understanding of networking and internet protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP and distributed networks
- Database experience, including knowledge of SQL and NoSQL models.
-  Experience with Big Data models (map-reduce techniques, massive parallel processing, etc.)
- Understanding of cloud security models and API security models
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 
We operate development centers in Plymouth, MI, Irvine CA and San Jose, CA, and Surrey, England, as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois. 

Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.