[robotics-worldwide] [Jobs] Embedded + Controls Engineer @ Auro Robotics (Autonomous Campus Shuttles) | SF bay area

Nalin Gupta nalin at aurobots.com
Mon Oct 17 12:22:39 PDT 2016


Auro Robotics (www.aurobots.com) is looking for *Embedded + Controls
Engineer* to help make autonomous shuttles.

We are developing *autonomous shuttles for transportation within campuses*,
such as university campus, retirement community and a corporate / business
park. Check out quick fun video at https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.youtube.com_wat&d=DQIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=enqETTqxaDiS1zHtOmg1y8Es2ejLd1rRvTQDPpnwWMs&s=jb8Wr_1yvSxHrk-kyuMqr_hH7nFqoEyZmV_Yx_jlgyM&e= 
ch?v=FLx3R0jnyEc

We graduated from *Y Combinator* in Summer 2015, *raised over $2M funding* in
seed financing and are *currently piloting 1st version *of our autonomous
shuttle at a university campus with real students as a regular daily
service by transporting them autonomously from one building to another.

We have been covered extensively in media by MIT Tech Review
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, Wall Street Journal
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, USA Today
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, The Economic Times
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, TechCrunch
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and
others. We are located in Santa Clara (SF bay area).


We are looking for people who can come in as founding / core team members
(starting 5 employees) of the company and are motivated by taking complete
ownership of their part. Besides usual perks (health insurance, vacations,
snacks), we will be *offering generous 0.5-2% equity* to these starting
team members.


Apply here: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__jobs.lever.co_aurobots_983daa64-2D9562-2D4679-2D&d=DQIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=enqETTqxaDiS1zHtOmg1y8Es2ejLd1rRvTQDPpnwWMs&s=SGdEnHKGstx_BcmXJ4DhW3zeyvx2wu-ralSJ9A4MY58&e= 
a41c-22f03a88fbf9?lever-source=robotics-worldwide. You can check out the
complete list of job openings at this
<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__t.sidekickopen66.com_e1t_c_5_f18dQhb0S7lC8dDMPbW2n0x6l2B9nMJW7t5XYg3M2snTW5vf-5Fms1q7s-2DKW7fK3rs56dx9Zf56HH-5FF02-3Ft-3Dhttps-253A-252F-252Fjobs.lever.co-252Faurobots-253Flever-2Dsource-253DRobotics-2DWorldwide-26si-3D6665994114957312-26pi-3Dc93f28d6-2D87e5-2D4384-2Dac54-2D3481b19f5ee9&d=DQIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=enqETTqxaDiS1zHtOmg1y8Es2ejLd1rRvTQDPpnwWMs&s=oCzepUunGfwptjSoZwAzci0hwy44KWLfXFr_SZr7f6k&e= >
 link.

Contact: Nalin Gupta (co-founder) | nalin at aurobots.com | 408-431-7342


*Embedded + Controls Engineer - Job Description*

   1. Design and implement hardware + firmware solutions for drive-by-wire
   system (electronic control of steering, brake & throttle in autonomous
   vehicle)
   2. Design and implement speed and steering control system for autonomous
   vehicle
   3. Prototype and implement embedded system processors and connectors
   4. Add robustness, redundancy and fault tolerance capabilities in
   existing designs for production use


*Embedded + Controls Engineer - Core Skills Required*

   1. Experience with embedded C/C++ programming. Familiarity with RTOS is
   prefered.
   2. Worked with different types microcontrollers such as STM, TI etc
   and/or Automotive ECUs
   3. Good understanding of control theory / vehicle modelling
   4. 2+ years of experience in taking a hardware project (preferably in
   robotics domain) from idea to production stage
   5. Comfortable in interfacing with motors (stepper, BLDC, linear
   actuators etc.) and various types of sensors such as pressure sensor and
   wheel encoders.
   6. Implementation of communication protocols such as CAN and Serial.



*Embedded + Controls Engineer - Bonus Skills*

   1. Experience working on safety critical automotive, aerospace or
   robotics projects.
   2. Experience in mechanical design & fabrication, and using tools such
   as 3D printing, CNC etc.




With regards,
Nalin Gupta
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Co-founder & CEO  | Auro Robotics
(+1) 408-431-7342  |      LinkedIn
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