Software Engineer, Frontend, Off-board Log Applications

Who we are:

Argo AI is a global self-driving products and services company on a mission to make the world’s streets and roadways safe, accessible, and useful for all. Our technology is built to enable commercial services for autonomous delivery and ridesharing in cities. 

With experienced leaders in the field and collaborative partnerships with some of the world’s top consumer brands, we’re working block by block, city by city to empower people and businesses to be more successful. We’re individuals driven by strong values to solve complex problems together. Come join us to reimagine the human journey.

Meet the team:

Building a self-driving vehicle requires gathering a huge amount of data from our real-world test fleet driving on city streets and recording everything the car does into vehicle logs. These logs are critical to building a self-driving vehicle, whether the data is being used for training purposes or to validate the safety of Argo's latest self-driving system. 

The Log Applications team builds the tools that enable Argo teams to manage and process vehicle logs at PB scale. We own understanding the events in the data and driving workflows for the training, simulation and evaluation of the self driving system at scale. The team sits between the processed vehicle logs from the car and the AV team's AI models.

This position can be based in Palo Alto, Pittsburgh, Detroit, Austin, or for the right applicant remote within the US.

As a front-end engineer for the Log Apps team, you’ll help design and build beautiful, intuitive user interfaces for our web applications/tooling to create the experience Argo engineers rely on to understand, evaluate and train against PBs of real-world data.

What you’ll do: 

  • Design, implement, and enhance products and services that support multiple initiatives to speed the development of the Argo AI autonomy software stack
  • Build tooling for triage, vehicle log data analysis and exploration to support all of the Triage Operations
  • Leverage your experience and creativity to solve complex problems in an agile-centric environment
  • Write robust, highly tested, well-crafted code

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field
  • 3+ years of relevant web development experience 
  • Strong familiarity with Javascript/ES6, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Experience with React, Angular, Vue or similar frameworks
  • Experience with Typescript, Dart, Flow, or a desire to use type safety
  • Good sense of usability and design in consumer applications
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs and gRPC interfaces (HTTP/2) 
  • Experience with documentation, unit and integration testing
  • Strong communication skills to coordinate cross-team efforts and enjoy solving problems that are crucial to the business, impacting the whole organization

Nice to haves:

  • Full stack development experience
  • Experience working with AWS, GCP or similar
  • Experience with relational databases

What we offer you:

  • High-quality individual and family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting
  • Employer-paid group term life insurance and the option to elect voluntary life insurance 
  • Paid parental leave
  • Adoption & Surrogacy Assistance Program
  • Paid medical leave
  • 30 day ​​paid sabbatical upon 5 years of employment
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Complimentary daily lunches, beverages, and snacks
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly wellness stipend 
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Discounted programs that include legal services, identity theft protection, pet insurance, and more
  • Company and team bonding outlets: employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiative

Our Background:

Argo AI was founded in 2016 by industry experts with extensive experience building robotic systems for commercial applications. Our once-small team has since grown into an over 1,700-person strong company with strategic partnerships with some of the world’s leading consumer brands. With global headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate in eight cities across the U.S. and Germany in areas where self-driving technology can have the biggest impact on improving safety, traffic, and transportation equity.

At Argo AI, we believe that embracing differences delivers superior results. We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive environment for all employees.

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