Who We Are
Nuro exists to better everyday life through robotics. We have an elite team of entrepreneurs and engineers, designers, and scientists. We believe AI and robotics are at the cusp of transforming daily life and we are dedicated to building meaningful products with this technology. Join us and play a critical role in our mission.
About the Role
The Ground Truth team is responsible for satisfying labeled data needs across the company, including the machine learning models used for mapping, perception, prediction, and planning. Large, high-quality datasets lie at the heart of nearly every ML task. That's why we believe data annotation plays a key role in enabling Nuro's vehicles to see the world, defining how they behave, and evaluating their performance.
Our team sits at the intersection of machine learning, software infrastructure, and operations. So this position demands not only technical excellence, but also customer empathy and a multidisciplinary approach to solving problems.
We're looking for talented engineers to join us and build a world-class data annotation system that powers machine learning applications across the company. We are hiring at all levels for this position.
About the Work
Design and implement web applications that empower operation specialists to annotate large volumes of training data with superhuman speed and accuracy.
Architect and implement data and annotation processing pipelines that manage petabytes of data with excellent performance and fault tolerance.
Troubleshoot and resolve issues with the data pipeline and tools.
Define metrics to understand dataset quality / coverage / diversity and instrument operations specialist / vendor performance. Develop dashboards and visualizations to highlight issues proactively.
Collaborate with operations teams (both in-house and outsourced) to understand operation specialists' needs and deliver easy-to-use products.
Collaborate with ML engineers across the company to understand their data needs and define clean and concise APIs and database schemas.
You're experienced with one or more of the following areas: full-stack web development; backend API / schema design; annotation/visualization/automation tools; relational and document databases; data pipelines (streaming and batch).
You have expertise with web technologies, such as HTML/CSS, Node.js, React, and WebGL.
You put a premium on clear and concise communication.
You collaborate effectively with colleagues from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds. You feel comfortable navigating situations with many stakeholders and requirements to consider.
You hold a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in computer science, software engineering, a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
At Nuro, we celebrate differences and are committed to a diverse workplace that fosters inclusion and psychological safety for all employees. Nuro is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and expressly prohibits any form of workplace discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.
Job Type: Full-time
Work Location: Multiple Locations