Vats and Simulation Services (VSS) team is seeking a talented software engineer to help develop and maintain our advanced set simulation and testing tools that are used to test our AV stack. Our team is also responsible for building and maintaining a scalable compute infrastructure that is widely used in the company to schedule simulation tests or other jobs, view results, extract meaningful metrics, and perform various ad-hoc analyses. 

What you'll be doing:

  • Develop and maintain features for our simulation tool
  • Build and maintain our scalable compute platform
  • Providing operational support for end-users in case of issues
  • Writing high-quality, maintainable code. Assisting with analysis and code reviews
  • Test, release and support our ecosystem of simulation tools
  • Evolve into an engineer who can develop for both native and cloud applications


What we hope you'll come with:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field, fresh graduates welcome
  • Strong programming skills in C++ and C#
  • Experience developing RESTful services hosted on cloud infrastructure (preferably AWS services like S3, Lamba, RDS, SQS, and RedShift)
  • Experience with relational databases
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, continuous delivery environment


Bonus points:

  • Experience with Golang and/or Python
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience working with Unity or Unreal game engines
  • Solid understanding of graphics and rendering pipeline
  • Solid understanding of ML/deep learning tools (PyTorch, TensorRT etc.)
  • Experience with some frontend and UI development tools
  • Experience with workflow orchestration tools (like Argo, Luigi, Airflow, etc.)
  • Experience troubleshooting and tuning systems
  • Experience with test-driven software development

Motional is a driverless technology company making self-driving vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality.

The Motional team is made up of engineers, researchers, innovators, dreamers and doers, who together are creating a first-of-its-kind technology with the potential to transform the way we move. We’re behind some of the industry's largest leaps forward, including the first fully-autonomous cross-country drive in the U.S, the launch of the world's first robotaxi pilot, and operation of the world's most-established public robotaxi fleet.

As a leader in an emerging industry that has the promise of creating safer, more reliable and accessible transportation for all, it’s imperative we have a diverse workforce, create an inclusive culture, and understand the communities we operate in around the world. 

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is fundamental to Motional’s success. That’s why we’ve established a team to ensure DEI is at the forefront of the candidate and employee experience, beginning with the hiring process and continuing throughout your career. We also partner with organizations like the National Society of Black Engineers, the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, and the Society of Women Engineers to ensure our DEI work is informed by the latest thinking and approaches.

Strategically formed by Hyundai Motor Group and Aptiv, Motional is fundamentally changing how people move through their lives. Headquartered in Boston, Motional has operations in the U.S and Asia. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.


Motional AD Inc. is an EOE. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. To comply with Federal Law, we participate in E-Verify. All newly-hired employees are queried through this electronic system established by the DHS and the SSA to verify their identity and employment eligibility.