Field Engineer (Solutions)

Orlando, Florida
May 25, 2024
Jun 10, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Who are we?

is enabling the transition to self-driving vehicles through an initial focus on the most commercially advanced sector; the autonomous shuttling of goods and people.

We are home to some of the world's leading experts on autonomous vehicles, creating solutions such as Oxa Driver, equipping vehicles with full self-driving functionality; Oxa MetaDriver, using Generative AI to accelerate and assure the safety of deployments; and Oxa Hub, a set of cloud-based offerings for autonomous fleet management. Our technology is being deployed across the UK and the U.S, and we're partnering with a fast-growing ecosystem of operators, vehicle OEMs and equipment makers serving autonomous transportation globally as it advances.

Based in Oxford, and with offices in Canada and the U.S, Oxa was founded in 2014 and is growing rapidly (350+ 'Oxbots' to date). Our purpose is to change the way the Earth moves, through an uncompromising focus on safety, efficiency and explainability of our AI approaches. The company has attracted $225 million from leading investors so far, with $140 million raised in the last Series C funding round in January 2023.

Your Team

The Solutions Team is a rapidly growing team at Oxa. It owns the whole customer lifecycle, and is charged with leveraging Oxa's world class expertise to deliver real world, commercially viable autonomous solutions that provide genuine, demonstrable value to customers. As such, the team is a unique blend of technical and commercial problem solvers that have experience in deploying robotic systems in the field and solving problems with autonomy. Members of the team have the opportunity to try on many hats - both technically across the autonomy stack and spanning from writing code to whiteboarding with customers to find the best solution.

The Solutions Team specifies (and may develop) tools required for delivering successful solutions. The team strives to understand all parts of the system to a level in which they can present and explain each of those components/modules of technology to a customer and how it contributed to the overall solution. Members of the Solutions Team are a dynamic and engaged group of people from diverse cultural and professional backgrounds, all working together towards our goal of Universal Autonomy with an obsessive customer focus.

Your Role

Generate technical roadmaps and deliver end-to-end solutions for our diverse customers.

Create and maintain documentation for the architecture of software systems, APIs, and decision flows.

Design and implement solutions.

Build, upgrade, and maintain maps for customer testing and deployments.

Coordinate and ensure timely delivery through alignment meetings with the team.

Identify and address performance-related issues that hinder system deployment.

Maintain a dashboard and generate regular reports on team-owned KPIs.

Collaborate with team members, suggest high-level approaches, and participate in code reviews and pair programming.

Contribute to sprint cycles, including planning, reviewing, and managing risks or scope creep.


What you need to succeed:

Bachelor's / MASc degree or equivalent experience in computer science or robotics

Demonstrated experience in development / delivery of robotics system and participation in product in a commercial or industrial setting

Demonstrated experience in HW/SW interfacing and integration

Extra kudos if you have:

Python: experience using tools to create

Robotics and hardware

Platform hardware and configuration

The ability to translate customer concepts and requirements to a technical solution or service.

Able to discuss a program equally well with the customer as with engineers.

The Candidate Journey: Multi-Step and Two-Way

No-one wants to feel like a square peg in a round hole, so this process is designed to give you every chance to get the measure of us, and us of you. The various stages give you every opportunity to show your unique strengths and qualities, and enables each of us to establish if we're a good fit for the other. If the fit is good and you're selected, you're then in a position to do great work and thrive, which is what everyone wants.


We provide:

Competitive salary

Hybrid working arrangements

PTO 25 days

United Healthcare Medical Insurance - we cover 95% with 5% employee contribution

401k Retirement plan with Safe Harbour

Life Assurance

AD&D Insurance

Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

Dental and Vision - Fully funded for you and Oxa will contribute 50% of costs for dependants

The base pay range for this position is expected to be between $75,000 - $100,000 USD per year. However, base pay offered may vary depending on factors such as skills, job-related knowledge and location.

Our Culture:

We promote an open and inclusive culture that empowers our Oxbots to bring their whole, authentic selves to work every day. Oxa is proud to be an inclusive organisation and, as such, we require all team members within our recruitment process to understand and deploy best practices focused on de-biasing the whole recruitment cycle.We also apply a neuro inclusive lens to our recruitment process and want each potential Oxbot to enjoy the best experience possible for them. Please share with us any individual needs or reasonable adjustments we may need to make in advance of commencing the interview process with us. Learn more about our culture .