Electrical Engineering Architecture Lead


Mountain View, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Hardware
  • Post Date: 02/26/2021
  • Website: nuro.ai
  • Company Address: , Mountain View, CA

About Nuro

Our mission is to accelerate the benefits of robotics for everyday life

Job Description

Nuro is a robotics start-up whose mission is to accelerate the benefits of robotics for everyday life. 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

Our hardware team is growing and we are looking for a leader to guide a team of electrical engineers to develop products that will enable our autonomous delivery service. 

About the Work

  • Manage the architecture and integration efforts at Nuro for one of our robotics programs. Own the design from concept stage through the first customer ship.

  • Work with key stakeholders from product, systems, and software engineering to define requirements, and ensure that our robot designs meet those requirements.

  • Define processes and tools for architecture and integration team.

  • Drive part quality improvements, cost reductions, and efficiency improvements.

  • Communicate technical decisions, development plans, and ongoing issues to management.

  • Support our design validation team in defining and driving hardware test, integration, and validation strategies.

  • Help decide what to do in-house and what to outsource, communicate design requirements with external vendors and help drive the progress.


About You

  • Great EE fundamentals. This means you have a deep understanding of why our discipline works the way it does; you've developed an intuition and can apply it to new topics because you understand the basics.

  • Hands-on experience in prototype bring-up and debugging, functional verification.

  • Can-do attitude and strong desire to win. Comfortable and excited to work in a dynamic start-up environment; advancing projects from concept/development phase through launch and mass production.

  • 10+ years of developing and shipping highly-integrated electronic systems.

  • Ability and desire to drive decisions by building consensus with a wide range of stakeholders with the ultimate goal of delivering the right product solution to achieve Nuro’s vision using a logical, data driven approach.

  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills to ensure full coverage and timely program progress given aggressive internal goals around vehicle delivery timing.

  • Proven ability to lead, manage, grow, and foster the development of high performing engineering teams.

  • Effective communicator able to ensure alignment across company and partners with regards to vehicle program high level goals, detailed inputs and outputs, and development expectations (timing, maturity, etc.).

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. 

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