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Autonomous Vehicle Safety Driver

The world's fastest growing rideshare company
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Palo Alto, CA
Job Description

Our client, a very well-known ridesharing company, is searching for an experienced Safety Driver for their Palo Alto office. This is a full-time role staffed through a third party agency. You have experience in working at a fast-paced, high-growth environment. You love a good challenge and are comfortable working as part of a distributed team. You are interested in the autonomous vehicle space and feel comfortable working alongside other operators and engineers. On top of your proven history of success, you have a passion for technology and, like us, you value hard work and fun in equal measure.  


  • Having a “safety first” attitude. Keeping the vehicle, team, and public safe at all times

  • Operate self-driving vehicles in both autonomous and manual modes between 6-8 hours a day, 5 days a week

  • Collaborate with operations and engineers to follow collection/missions procedures

  • Execute established procedures, processes, and checklists.

  • Provide reliable and honest feedback to operations and engineer teams on test processes and performance

  • Being an ambassador for the technology and team

  • Quickly and efficiently operate proprietary software in a moving vehicle and willingness to learn new applications.


  • 1-2 years of Autonomous Vehicle testing experience preferred

  • BS/BA degree in any field, or equivalent practical work experience.

  • Valid US Driver’s license with at least 7 years driving experience, and a clean driving record (no more than 1 point in the last 3 years)

  • Experience with workflow management systems, preferably JIRA

  • Familiarity with bash/linux command line prompts is a plus

  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time

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