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Autonomous Research Engineer for Maps and Localization

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About the job

Do you want to shape the forefront of self-driving technologies? At Autonomous Transport Solutions (ATS) Research, Scania R&D, we pursue top-quality research and development of future cutting-edge ATS concepts. We operate in agile and self-steered teams that work in close cooperation with TRATON, leading technology suppliers, and academic institutions, with the ambition to detect and evaluate upcoming technologies. Our culture is built based upon delivering added customer value through research and practical experiments that iteratively lead to concepts for industrialization.

Does this sound like an interesting technical area? Then send us your application and we will be happy to give you a more detailed explanation.

Your responsibilities

As a research engineer in the Maps and Localization team for Autonomous Transport Solution (ATS) Research you will be responsible to research, develop, and evaluate sensor-based localization and mapping algorithms for autonomous driving prototypes. In this role, you will have the unique opportunity to enable autonomous navigation through complex environments using techniques as satellite navigation, SLAM, computer vision, visual geometry, and deep learning techniques among others.

You will work in tight collaboration with all the agile teams within ATS research, ensuring that the technical performance of the localization systems is optimized. You will work in a multi-cultural team, whose success factor is based on the build-measure-learn practice, enabled by a flexible platform that allows fast prototyping and testing of the latest autonomous driving concepts.

You will collaborate with universities and institutes to define and execute research and pre-development projects targeting TRL6. Our mission is to define and shape the next generation of high-precision positioning systems through value-driven research.

Your profile

You are analytical, result-oriented, self-driven and face new challenges with a positive, can-do attitude. You are open and curious towards your teammates, and you enjoy supporting and contributing to the development with your technical expertise. Extra meritorious is

  • Solid knowledge of filtering, state estimation, optimization
  • Previous experience with navigation systems
  • Working experience in C++/python/ROS2
  • Advanced degrees in applied physics, electrical engineering, robotics, computer science, machine learning, or related fields
  • Hands-on experience with point-cloud data processing is a plus
  • PhD degree or previous working experience in the domain is a plus

Are we right for each other?

We cannot promise you an easy task, but we can promise you dedicated and skilled colleagues and truly engaging technological and societal challenges to tackle. At Scania ATS Research we want you to succeed and develop, because together with your team you contribute to a sustainable future securing a leading position for Scania in the autonomous industry. 

Welcome with your application!

If this sounds interesting and you want to know more contact Laura Dal Col, +46 (0)8 553 851 20. Final application date is November 16, 2021. Interviews will take place continuously during the application period.

Om företaget

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions, including trucks and buses for heavy transport applications combined with an extensive product-related service offering. Scania offers vehicle financing, insurance and rental services to enable our customers to focus on their core business. Scania is also a leading provider of industrial and marine engines. In 2019, we delivered 91,700 trucks, 7,800 buses as well as 10,200 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 152 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 51,000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centers in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON SE.

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