Lead Integration Engineer


Munich, DE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/22/2021
  • Website: luminartech.com
  • Company Address: , Orlando, FL

About Luminar

Pioneering the future of autonomous transportation.

Job Description

Luminar is an autonomous vehicle sensor and software company with the vision to make autonomy safe and ubiquitous. We built a new type of lidar from the chip-level up with breakthroughs across all core components. As a result, we have created the only lidar sensor that meets the stringent performance, safety and cost requirements for Level 3–Level 5 autonomous vehicles. Integrating this advanced hardware with Luminar’s custom developed software stack enables a turn-key autonomous solution. We have rapidly gained 50 industry partners, including 7 of the top 10 global automotive OEMs. Founded in 2012, Luminar is a 350+ person team with offices in Palo Alto, Orlando, Colorado Springs, Detroit, and Munich.We are a diverse team of passionate and driven individuals, making us a powerhouse of innovation, design, engineering, and manufacturing. We are hiring the best and the brightest to accelerate the industry, and bring forward the next transportation revolution.


Luminar Technologies is seeking a Lead Integration Engineer to integrate Luminar’s software and hardware deliveries with those of our project partners into a joint software/hardware product and solution that can be deployed to our customers. You will be responsible for creating the deployment architecture in which individual contributors’ artifacts will be delivered, in binary or source code form, coordinating with internal and external stakeholders for successful product integration and automation in Luminar’s CI/CD architecture and test vehicles. This includes the definition and supervision of test strategies for the final product, in simulation, on the test track, and on public roads, and conducting demos for internal and customer stakeholders. The role entails helping to build up, and technically coordinating, a small team of engineers contributing to these tasks. Visit us @ https://www.luminartech.com/ to find out more.


*We are interviewing and on-boarding candidates completely virtually due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Our team is currently entirely working from home, except for those individuals carrying out ‘essential’ business activities.



  • Build up (or modify existing) delivery architecture to accommodate binary and/or source code delivery between all contributing partners
  • Integrate source and binary software deliveries from several partners on existing CI/CD system and integrate with Luminar's testing framework
  • Specify and supervise automated and continuous integration and test of Luminar and partner deliveries
  • Specify and supervise test vehicle buildup to run integrated software on different vehicle architectures
  • Apply and test integrated software to various vehicle architectures, on test track and public roads
  • Support Business Development by performing internal and customer demos
  • Contribute to building up a small team of engineers by participating in interviews and advising Recruiting and Management
  • Technically coordinating a small team of engineers

Minimum Qualifications

  • MS or higher in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, or a related field
  • 5+ years of industry experience in Software and Systems Architecture and Systems Integration
  • Hands-on experience with state-of-the art software pipeline tools like Git, Jenkins, CMake, Artifactory
  • Hands-on experience developing and harmonizing software component and hardware interfaces and integrating software/hardware systems
  • Hands-on experience specifying and orchestrating integration tests on module and system level with unit testing frameworks, simulation, and on vehicle level
  • Able to work successfully in cross-functional teams, especially across organizational and geographical boundaries.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in working with customers, in business development or project contexts
  • Experience in software and systems architecture, functional safety, and SOTIF



Industry: Software Development and Infrastructure

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Functions: Engineering


Luminar is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. We will make a reasonable accommodation for any qualified applicant with a disability, provided that the individual is otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation and that the accommodation would not impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Please let us know if you believe you require reasonable accommodation, or if you would like assistance to complete an application or to participate in an interview at the company.

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