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Senior Algorithm Engineer - Decision & Control Team

Who is Zenuity? 

A joint venture owned 50/50 by Volvo Cars and Veoneer, we are creating software for autonomous driving vehicles. 

Watch these short videos to gain insight to our culture, work environment and inspiring work that we’ve showcased at Las Vegas CES 2019. 

-Click here to check out our Autonomous Valet Parking Demo at CES

-Click here to watch our short Zenuity movie



This team at Zenuity develops algorithms that use map data, perception/sensor information and motion planning commands to make autonomous driving decisions relating to traffic behavior, object avoidance and driving laws that allow the autonomous vehicle to safely function alongside other vehicles and objects, static and dynamic. As a Senior Algorithm Engineer, you will be responsible for the development, simulation, implementation, integration, and testing of behavior planning algorithms for safety critical autonomous vehicle systems for real production products. You will use agile processes and C++ code to develop real-time software and collateral. You will work in modern simulation environments and have direct access to test vehicles to rapidly experience your results first-hand. You will work on a self-guided cross-functional team and interface globally where you will help make decisions. You will also mentor the team on technical issues, tools, and processes as necessary. 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Science
  • Strong AD/ADAS automotive, aerospace or related experience.  
  • Prior experience in Model Engineering Co-op, Vehicle Algorithm Intern, or related experience. 
  • Experience with control algorithms and MATLAB/Simulink.
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience

Nice-to-have skills:

Beneficial skills and experience include and automotive embedded software experience, NVIDIA/CUDA experience and a good knowledge of Python, Functional Safety (ISO 26262) and AUTOSAR knowledge, experience in requirements/user story development, unit testing, and software integration, experience with Git, JIRA and Confluence. Additionally, experience with ROS, and Machine Learning is beneficial. 

Benefits available as a Zenuitian:

  • Car Allowance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K
  • Competitive Health Care Plan
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Working From Home 
  • Agile Working Environment
  • No Dress Code 
  • & more!

With the skillset and mindset described you have the chance to make self driving cars a reality as an engineer at our site in Detroit.

We are really excited to welcome candidates with these skills so don't hesitate to take the chance of a lifetime!

Zenuity work proactively to create a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individual differences are appreciated and respected. To drive innovation we see diversity as an asset, which means we value and respect differences in gender, race, ethnicity, religion or other belief, disability, sexual orientation or age etc.

Interviews are held on a continuous basis, so we highly recommend that you submit your application at your earliest convenience.

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Detroit, Michigan, USA

27777 Inkster Road
48334 Detroit, Michigan, USA Directions recruitment@zenuity.com


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