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Software Engineering Manager, Developer Infrastructure - Latitude

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Job Title
Software Engineering Manager, Developer Infrastructure
Job Location
Pittsburgh, PA, Detroit, MI
Job Description

Latitude AI (lat.ai) is an automated driving technology company developing a hands-free, eyes-off driver assist system for next-generation Ford vehicles at scale. We’re driven by the opportunity to reimagine what it’s like to drive and make travel safer, less stressful, and more enjoyable for everyone.  

When you join the Latitude team, you’ll work alongside leading experts across machine learning and robotics, cloud platforms, mapping, sensors and compute systems, test operations, systems and safety engineering – all dedicated to making a real, positive impact on the driving experience for millions of people. 

As a Ford Motor Company subsidiary, we operate independently to develop automated driving technology at the speed of a technology startup. Latitude is headquartered in Pittsburgh with engineering centers in Dearborn, Mich., and Palo Alto, Calif.

Meet the team:

The Deploy team is responsible for providing and tooling and infrastructure for engineers and teams across Latitude to be able build and update software on our driver assistance system, and we are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Software Engineering Manager to lead the team responsible.The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in software development and a proven track record of leading successful engineering teams in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, with a specific focus on software update processes for safety-critical systems.

What you’ll do: 

  • Lead and manage a small team of engineers, providing mentorship, guidance, and support to ensure the successful delivery of high-quality software solutions
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and drive the technical roadmap that aligns with the strategic goals of the company
  • Oversee the design, development, and implementation of scalable, reliable, and efficient software systems to support the the deployment of development and production software
  • Drive best practices in software engineering, including code reviews, testing, and continuous integration and deployment processes
  • Foster a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement within the engineering team, promoting a positive and inclusive work environment

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field and 4+ years of relevant experience (or Master's degree and 2+ years of relevant experience, or PhD)
  • 5+ years of experience with software development in Python, C++, C , Java, JavaScript, and/or Go
  • 3+ years of experience in a technical leadership role; overseeing projects
  • 3+ years of experience in a people management, supervision/team leadership role
  • 3+ years of experience working in a complex, matrixed organization
  • Proven expertise in building and managing high-performing engineering teams, with a strong focus on delivering complex software projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.

Nice to have: 

  • Experience with low level programming including Embedded C / C++, Linux Kernel
  • Experience with robotics or safety critical systems

What we offer you:

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • High-quality individual and family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Health savings account with available employer match
  • Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting
  • Employer-paid group term life insurance and the option to elect voluntary life insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid medical leave
  • Unlimited vacation
  • 15 paid holidays
  • Complimentary daily lunches, beverages, and snacks for onsite employees
  • Pre-tax spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Adoption/Surrogacy support program
  • Backup child and elder care program
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Discounted programs that include legal services, identity theft protection, pet insurance, and more
  • Company and team bonding outlets: employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiatives

Learn more about Latitude’s team, mission and career opportunities at lat.ai!

Candidates for positions with Latitude AI must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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Latitude Headquarters Location

Provo, UT

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Latitude Company Size

Between 5 - 20 employees

Latitude Founded Year

2019

Latitude Total Amount Raised

$4,050,000

Latitude Funding Rounds

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  • Seed

    $3,300,000 USD

  • Seed

    $750,000 USD