RoadMotion - Senior Software Engineer Mapping

Billerica, MA, USA Req #7
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
ClearMotion builds products enabling a next-generation user experience in vehicles. The company’s proactive suspension and seating systems combine software and hardware to mitigate vehicle movement across uneven road surfaces. ClearMotion provides differentiated value for the automotive consumer of today and tomorrow. As transportation evolves to a connected, shared and eventually autonomous world, ClearMotion products will become vital to improving the in-vehicle experience.

We are on a mission to transform the quality of time we spend in motion— by making transportation more productive, fun, and safe. Our team of 160+ people is comprised of controls, systems, and software engineers, and we’ve raised $300M from top VCs. We are rapidly expanding an elite team of developers to build and scale our cloud intelligence platform, RoadMotion, that powers our software control systems.

Our first product, ClearMotion1, delivers the world’s most advanced ride. It enables cars to glide over the road, instantaneously eliminating bumps and perturbations. RoadMotion builds on this by crowdsourcing road data to proactively control vehicle subsystems to enhance comfort, performance, and safety. Our technology has the potential to radically improve how vehicle systems are controlled.

As a Sr. Software Engineer, Mapping you will work within our CTO organization to specify, design, develop, test, and optimize core system map based algorithms to increase product performance and availability. We are looking for an experienced SW engineer with prior experience creating advanced mathematically-driven algorithms related to vehicle localization and mapping. Your contribution will directly influence the launch of our first RoadMotion product. We are looking for highly motivated, talented, and creative individuals, driven to work on really hard tech problems, to join our team.


  • Analysis and development of model-based algorithms with respect to localization, path prediction, data compression, and sensor processing of time series data

  • Develop classification and clustering algorithms to diagnose performance and vehicle behaviors

  • Test and validate performance vs. benchmark using existing vehicle data (simulation) and targeted field testing (vehicle)

  • Implement algorithms in production environments using Python

Required Qualifications & Experience

  • BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related technical field

  • Experience using statistical techniques and statistical software/libraries

  • Experience writing robust, efficient code using Python

  • Experience interfacing databases for large data sets for analysis purposes

  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced startup environment with ability to be semi-autonomous

Desired Qualifications & Experience

  • Experience in motion planning, localization, navigation, or HD mapping methods

  • Experience utilizing servers for analysis and performance testing

  • Experience working with time series data sets with possible noise in data and labels

Working at ClearMotion Perks

  • Work at the forefront of mobility tech, solving challenging problems that create direct impact

  • Competitive compensation packages including stock options

  • Free breakfast, lunch prepared daily by our executive chef, and unlimited snacks + beverages

  • 100% covered medical, life, vision, dental, and disability insurance

  • Company events and outings, dog Fridays, etc.


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Equal Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer; applicants, employees and former employees are protected from employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, disability, and genetic information (including family medical history), or any other characteristic protected by law.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Billerica, MA, USA