Software Engineer - Government Infrastructure
Autonomy is one of the leading technological advances of this century that will come to impact our lives. The work you’ll do at Applied will meaningfully accelerate the efforts of the top autonomy teams in the world. At Applied, you will have a unique perspective on the development of cutting-edge technology while working with major players across the industry and the globe.
Applied Intuition provides software solutions to safely develop, test, and deploy autonomous vehicles at scale. The company’s suite of simulation, validation, and drive log management software enables development teams to create thousands of scenarios in minutes, run simulations at scale, and verify and validate algorithms for production deployment. Headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Los Angeles, Detroit, Washington, D.C., Munich, Stockholm, Seoul, and Tokyo, Applied consists of software, robotics, and automotive experts with experiences from top global companies. Leading autonomy programs and 17 of the top 20 global OEMs use Applied’s solutions to bring autonomy to market faster.
About the role
On- and off-road autonomous system development relies heavily on daily, realistic, and large-scale simulations to test constant software changes. Join our government engineering team to ensure we're building efficient, reliable, and secure systems for managing these large-scale workloads on government networks.
You will be tasked with improving the development, deployment, and maintenance of our large-scale simulation infrastructure on government networks (e.g. Arcus, SUNet, Platform One). The compute and data generation scale of our product workloads pushes the boundaries of standard cluster deployments. You will be at the forefront of helping build out and ensure reliability of this system, all while ensuring the deployment infrastructure is interoperable with various custom autonomy software and infrastructure.
You will work closely across the engineering, product, and government organizations to ensure the operational success of our backend at a variety of customer deployments. At Applied, we encourage all engineers to take ownership over technical and product decisions, interact closely with users to collect feedback, and contribute to a thoughtful, dynamic team culture.
- Expanding Applied’s National Security & Defense Advisory Board
- Army Selects Applied Intuition to Accelerate Autonomy Development for Robotic Combat Vehicle (RCV)
- Applied Hosts Congressional Delegation at Silicon Valley HQ
At Applied, you will:
- Create and implement best practices for deploying and maintaining software on government networks for multiple customers with minimal downtime and high reliability
- Monitor Applied’s software on deployed machines and architect solutions to any bottlenecks that are encountered
- Improve developer efficiency by building internal tooling and optimizing our CI/CD systems
We're looking for someone who has:
- 2+ years of experience in a software engineering role working on government networks, cloud infrastructure, monitoring, or a large-scale software product
- 2+ years of coding experience from shell scripting (e.g. Bash) to higher-level languages (e.g. Python)
- Experience with microservice orchestration frameworks (e.g. Kubernetes)
- Experience working with containerized systems (e.g. Docker)
- An active U.S. security clearance
Nice to have:
- Experience utilizing open source tooling
The salary range for this position is $65,000 USD to $400,000 USD annually. This salary range is an estimate, and the actual salary may vary based on the Company's compensation practices.
Don’t meet every single requirement? If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.
Applicants will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in accordance with applicable federal and state law. Applicants should be aware that for external-facing roles that involve close contact with Company employees or other third parties on the Company's premises, accommodations that involve remaining unvaccinated against COVID-19 may not be deemed reasonable. The Company will engage in the interactive process on an individualized basis taking into account the particular position.
Applied Intuition is an equal opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor. Consequently, the parties agree that, as applicable, they will abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and that these laws are incorporated herein by reference. These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans
or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. These regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability. The parties also agree that, as applicable, they will abide by the requirements of Executive Order 13496 (29 CFR Part 471, Appendix A to Subpart A), relating to the notice of employee rights under federal labor laws.
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