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Software Engineer – Decision and Control Zenseact China

Software Engineer – Decision and Control Zenseact China

The company

Zenseact is an autonomous driving software powerhouse on a mission to develop groundbreaking AI and software eliminating collisions in traffic and freeing up time for our users around the globe. Zenseact is deploying its OnePilot autonomous driving service on our lead customers’, Polestar and Volvo Cars, coming vehicle platform that carries game changing compute and sensing technologies never experienced in the Automotive industry. Zenseact China’s mission is to develop and deploy Zenseact’s OnePilot autonomous driving software service for its lead customers Polestar and Volvo Cars in the Chinese market and drive the commercial expansion to other innovative carmakers in China.

Zenseact is built on the inventors of Active Safety from the early 1990’s and elevated with highly skilled AI and Software Engineers from other software-oriented sectors. Today, we are a team of 600+ highly ambitious Engineers based on sites in Shanghai, Sweden and Silicon Valley.


Insight from the team

The feature development team at Zenseact China develops components for next generation ADAS and AD software. The team is part of a global core development organization with close collaboration with our engineers in Sweden. We are looking to expand our team with skilled software developers to address the needs of the fast-evolving AD and ADAS market and solve the challenging China specific issues. Our job is not only challenging but highly rewarding, and we’re looking for a new team member to complete our team!

Your mission and day-to-day tasks

You will develop decision making software for expanding the operation of our AD/ADAS offering. In short term, you will work towards realization of next generation highway driving scenarios such as route planning and following, lane changes and other comfort related highway scenarios. You will develop solutions for simulation and testing of your software and spend time in our AD-enabled vehicles testing your code. You will ensure the quality, safety and performance of your software and see your code deployed in our customer’s vehicles worldwide.

You will work in a highly Agile environment using Scrum and Kanban, to develop the team backlog items and support other teams that have dependencies towards you.

Your background and experience

Your educational background and work experience have made you proficient in complex real-time algorithms and software development for embedded applications. You are skilled in C++ and Python. It is meriting if you are experienced in the field of AD and ADAS and have knowledge of Dynamic Systems and path planning and decision making for robotic applications.

We hope that you know what continuous integration means and includes. The expression “green master” needs no explanation to you. To quickly get up to speed in your new role, it helps if you know Git, Gerrit, and Jenkins. The team needs you to embrace the Agile values.

We are working with safety critical systems, therefore, knowledge in Functional Safety is seen as a plus.

Summary of qualifications:

  • MSc degree in Software Engineering, Control Engineering, Mechatronics, Complex Adaptive Systems or similar
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as Software Developer and involvement in industrial scale software development projects.
  • Skilled with C++ and Python
  • Knowledge of Agile software development methodology
  • Experience within Automotive Industry is highly meritorious
  • Experience with High Precision Maps, localization solutions, Automatic Control logics and Signal Processing is a plus
  • Knowledge of FuSa and SOTIF is a plus

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


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Shanghai, China

Senlin Avenue
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