Product Manager - Autonomy Capabilities & Performance, Self-Driving - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Uber
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Aug 26, 2020
Full time Transportation

Job Description

About the Role

As a PM on the Autonomy Capabilities Product team, you'll be at the forefront of making self-driving vehicles a reality. You will be responsible for delivering clear scope and definition for self-driving behavior and capabilities to meet our overall desired product experience and product strategy. This role will work across the autonomy stack with multiple engineering teams, such as Systems Engineering, Perception, Prediction, Motion Planning, and Hardware, and interface with other Product areas, such as Maps and Simulation, to ensure Autonomy capabilities can be delivered as well-rounded product features. In this role, you will also work with cross-functionally with partners such as User Experience Research, Data Science, Policy, Legal, and Safety, to develop requirements for the autonomy system.

What You'll Do

  • Work closely with engineering teams to build self-driving technologies that will address real problems and change the way people move and cities operate
  • Develop product requirements for autonomy behaviors with a view towards rider experience, public perception, and overall safety
  • In partnership with the Go-to-Market Product team and Autonomy engineering, develop a roadmap for capabilities and their prioritization
  • Provide strategic and product perspective for everything autonomy engineering-related, from how the vehicles will behave and react to definition for machine learning models and classifiers
  • Define success metrics for self-driving requirements and how they map into simulation and track testing

Basic Qualifications

  • 3 minimum years of experience working in technical product management roles
  • Technical background in CS, robotics, machine learning, human computer interaction or related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to build credibility and strong relationships with engineering counterparts and jump into things directly
  • Comfort with ambiguity and the ability to think outside of the box - we're building technology for a world that doesn't exist yet
  • Experience in Autonomy, Robotics, R&D Tech
  • Strong customer empathy and relentless truth-seeking
  • Strong communication and partnership skills - this will be an extremely cross-functional role, with stakeholder teams spanning multiple offices
  • True passion for Uber's mission and the company's hybrid technology / operations nature
  • A never-ending desire to grow and learn
  • A passion to apply technology and data to change how humanity moves and make the world a better place.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have a curiosity, passion and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.

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