Autonomous Driving R&D Engineer

Our team achieves more every day. So can you.

At TomTom we have some of the largest labelled maps-related databases in the world.

This puts us in a unique position to advance highly automated driving and impact the future of driving.

Your opportunity

We are seeking a computer vision and machine learning R&D engineer for our Autonomous Driving team.

From TomTom's headquarters in Amsterdam, you are researching world class algorithms and models to innovate our map technology for self-driving cars, and to automatically extract features relevant for autonomous driving.

Why you would love to work with us:

  • You will work together with professionals in an open, friendly environment where creativity is key
  • We are close to the research community and work on cutting edge algorithms and models
  • We are passionate about our work, and take ownership of and pride in what we do and achieve
  • You will have access to huge amount of labelled maps-related databases
  • Your innovative solutions will be put to practice, changing people's everyday lives

What we expect from you

  • Solid academic background in computer vision and machine learning with a postgraduate degree
  • Proven practical experience with relevant topics in computer vision and machine learning
  • Experience with deep learning frameworks such as Caffe, Torch or TensorFlow
  • Expert knowledge of modern C++ and proficiency in Python
  • Top-notch programming skills and software engineering know-how, and a desire to keep learning
  • Ability to write clean, elegant and maintainable production-level code
  • Creative problem solver and team player with strong conceptual skills
  • Highly motivated to work in a research and prototyping environment, and to be getting your work into production
  • Ability to work well with others; TomTom is a collaborative environment
  • Active participation in our scientific reading group
  • Self-motivated and dedicated to excellence
  • Fluency in English

Being such an innovative position, preferably you also have

  • A strong publication record with the top-tier computer vision and machine learning conferences and journals
  • Prior experience in Automotive R&D
  • Prior experience with LIDAR and Radar data
  • Prior experience with programming resource-constrained platforms (e.g. embedded or mobile)
  • Prior experience with GPU programming (CUDA, OpenCL)

Want to join us?

We would like to meet you!

Please apply through www.tomtom.com/careers.

We kindly ask you to complete the form and attachments in English.

Pre-employment screening of all external candidates is part of the selection process.


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