A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
Mcity runs several laboratories and C/AV (Connected / Automated Vehicle) research programs. As part of this we collect, store, classify, and assist with the analysis of a wide variety of data, working closely with our industry members and university researchers. Depending on your skills and interests, you will have the opportunity to learn, build and scale all the components of our software architecture, including:
Web based data analysis tools
Data processing pipelines
Hardware for automation and data collection
As a member of the Mcity engineering team, your typical week will include:
10% Project Planning - Discussion of requirements with the team and story creation for them.
5% Project Management - Our daily team stand-up (we are a small personable team).
15% Design - Assisting with design of new or improving existing software, usually in collaboration with the System Architect and other engineers.
50% Development - Quiet time for coding, query, analysis, testing.
5% Support - Interaction with customers – this includes industry members as well as the U-M research community.
10% Mentoring - A chance to learn something new and share your knowledge with others, serving in a mentorship capacity for student and junior team members.
5% Other - Assist with other activities supporting Mcity and their members.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering, with at least 3 years of relevant experience building similar types of systems.
Excellent communication skills.
Experience processing large datasets
Experience writing web applications
Experience with RDBMS for ad-hoc querying
Experience writing Unit and Integration tests
Knowledge of connected and/or automated vehicle technologies
Knowledge of vehicle data acquisition systems
Passionate about future mobility systems
Demonstrated experience with Python or similar programming languages
Demonstrated experience with Vue.js or similar web frameworks
Demonstrated experience with AWS, Heroku, or other cloud providers
Demonstrated experience with machine learning toolkits
Demonstrated experience with microcontrollers like Raspberry PI, BeagleBone, and Arduino
The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 170701
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