Software Tools Engineer

--Sydney Australia--

Baraja is changing the world of self driving cars, through their invention of a new type of LiDAR, called Spectrum-Scan which delivers the highest performance available. Expanding globally, backed by some of the world’s greatest investors and with a team that has already delivered an amazing product, Baraja is the next Australia based, globally focused, $B tech company.

Having recently closed a Series A round with Sequoia Capital, Blackbird Ventures and Main Sequence Ventures, we are searching for a Software Tools Engineer to join our Product Development Team based in Sydney. The Product Development team is responsible for developing and delivering products: from concept phase to customer evaluation and mass manufacture.

You will be results orientated, self-motivated, enjoy working on challenging problems and consider innovative solutions to those problems. You will show a flexible attitude and love working in a fast-paced start-up environment. You will be passionate about product development and software engineering. In this role you will have the potential to make a significant impact on the future of the business.

Your role will involve, but not be limited to:

·         Develop drivers (ROS) and tools (calibration, static analysis, etc) and improve existing ones (customer facing application, BarajaViewer)

·         Develop (automated) tests

·         Work with systems, production, quality management, and customer support teams to resolve technical issues

·         Guide technicians and junior engineers

·         Present design alternatives and experimental results to the product development team for review, and review other team member’s designs

You will need:

·         Bachelor’s or higher in Computer Science, Software/Electrical/Electronic engineering or equivalent

·         Current permit to work full time in Australia on an ongoing basis

·         Experience developing C++ code

·         Experience creating GUI applications (Windows, QT, GTK+ or other)

·         Experience developing Python scripts

·         Experience with Jenkins build/test automation

·         Experience using GIT or another version control tool

·         Passionate about software engineering

·         Great communication skills, oral and written

·         Enthusiasm and motivation to take ownership of a project

·         Professional, customer-focussed attitude

It would be great if you also had:

·         Experience with Labview

·         Experience using Linux

·         Experience creating and configuring virtual machines

·         Familiarity with pointcloud libraries (PCL)

·         Experience with product development in a regulated environment (medical, automotive, defence, rail)

For the successful applicant we are able to provide,

·         Competitive salary and equity at a rapidly growing, extremely well-funded startup.

·         10 Days Emergency Nanny Service.

·         4 Week holiday and 10 days sick leave

·         Gym membership.

·         Free Parking