Automation Frameworks Engineer

at VinAI (View all jobs)

Hanoi, HCM

VinAI Research is a leading research lab with offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Funded by Vin Group, the largest enterprise in Vietnam by capitalization, our mission is to conduct high-impact research that pushes the knowledge frontier in AI and to accelerate applications of AI in Vietnam, the Asia Pacific region, and beyond.

Headed by its founding director, Dr. Hung H. Bui (formerly of Google DeepMind), this is the first AI research lab in Vietnam created with a focus on top-tier research and publications. The lab enjoys a world-class research facility, including ample access to computing infrastructure and GPUs. In addition, it maintains active research collaboration with other top AI research labs around the world. The current research areas include machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, natural language technologies and reinforcement learning.

Who is VinAI looking for? 

As a Software Engineer in Test, you will be responsible for developing & validating all current and future Autopilot features on the path to full self-driving. You will work very closely with the development team to drive the validation of new and existing features, and you will be responsible for reporting and investigating issues that are detected in the field. The work you do will directly impact the experience that our customers around the world have with Autopilot.

A strong candidate will possess excellent coding & software validation skills with a great attention to detail, a selfdriven attitude and passion to deliver the highest quality software possible.

What you’ll do

  • Help transition to full self-driving by developing & validating features including Autosteer, Navigate on Autopilot, Smart Summon, and more.
  • Perform functional, stress, and performance tests on multiple levels within the system including vehicle software simulation, hardware-in-the-loop automation, and in-vehicle testing.
  • Leverage vast telemetry pipeline to monitor Autopilot performance in the field.
  • Develop tooling/automation to improve the efficiency of the validation team.
    Identify effective test strategies for new/existing features and craft test plans accordingly.
  • Analyze issues detected during your tests or reported by others and work closely with firmware developers to fix issues and validate software changes.
  • Review of system requirements for testability and make sure software meets federal and internal requirements.

What you’ll need

  • BS in Computer Science, Physics, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or proof of exceptional skills in related fields, with practical software engineering experience.
  • Strong software development skills in one or more common programming/scripting languages such as Python or C++.
  • 3+ years of experience testing automotive or robotic systems, vehicle dynamics, embedded or system-level software, or consumer electronics hardware/software.
  • Experience troubleshooting on both software and hardware level.
  • Experience testing ADAS features, CAN working knowledge, and/or experience testing computer vision systems a big plus.
  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • Flexibility of traveling to various domestic and international destinations when necessary, to test vehicles on public roads, test tracks and proving grounds.

Why you’ll love work here:

  • Compensation is highly competitive and will take into account the applicant’s current experience level
  • Work on challenging real-world AI/ML problems.
  • Opportunity to continuously grow your knowledge in ML technology.
  • Opportunity to contribute, interact, share and learn from exceptionally talented colleagues.
  • Chance to publish research outputs at top-tier AI venues.
  • Chance to work with experienced AI scientists worldwide
  • Trained on A.I algorithm development and problem-solving skills to tackle real-world applications
  • Opportunity to contribute, interact, share and learn from exceptionally talented colleagues.

Interested applicants are invited to send your application to