Senior Software Engineer at Acusensus

Full-time, Melbourne melbourne engineering full-time
Posted 28 days ago

Welcome to Acusensus, we want to reduce traffic fatalities & injuries caused by distracted driving.

  • We seek and value each other’s ideas, thinking, perspective & contribution.
  • Newly introduced position [we are growing!], there are great opportunities for you here.
  • Location: Melbourne CBD, flexible ‘work from home & office’ arrangement.
  • Excellent base + super + bonus + stock options.

An intelligent, collaborative & top performing Software Engineer, you are passionate about utilising your unique talents to have a social impact.  When it comes to execution speed, execution quality and distilling the complexity to deliver the simplest solution - you’ve got it covered!

If you;

  • Have ‘zero tolerance’ when it comes to distracted driving and other dangerous driving behaviours;
  • Take a positive and open-minded approach – if there’s a better way you’re interested;
  • Are someone who can be counted on to deliver and finish what you start;
  • Have a passion for complex problem solving – nothing is beyond our abilities to analyse, explain and fix; and,
  • Welcome feedback from others – you always share your design proposals & seek input, appreciate code reviews and make changes identified by others….

……then we need to be speaking to you!

About this Position

Joining as the newest member of established Melbourne based R&D Team this key role boasts a diverse range of development opportunities, from real time systems to sensor fusion algorithms to deep learning algorithms to cloud platforms and user interfaces!

To break it down further, you’ll be developing:

  • Real time camera enforcement system software (detect vehicles, trigger cameras, sensor fusion, application of machine learning, image process);Machine learning infrastructure, testing and training;
  • System monitoring solutions, alarms and user interfaces;
  • Interfaces to other systems;
  • Development of secure image review systems; and,
  • Unit testing, integration testing and other quality assurance framework development.

Beyond the above you will also;

  • Provide support with real world deployments of our solutions (level 3 support), and support sales activities;
  • Produce documentation of our solutions, your work and appropriate processes;
  • Review the work of others and provide feedback and input;
  • Collaborate and contribute to designs and code base maintenance;
  • Develop scripts and other tools for effective systems maintenance;
  • Liaise with our Sales Team and Clients as Engineering Lead for Projects.

Importantly you’ll be collaborating with exceptional teammates in all respects – competence, attitude, intelligence and diligence.

Key technologies you will be working with include AWS, C#, C++, neural networks, Docker, Java, JS and Terraform. Mostly targeting Linux operating systems.

Right fit for you?

This position is ideally suited to an outstanding Software Engineer with very well-developed C, C++ and/or C# skills and a drive to work for positive social impact and save lives on our roads.  This is a rare opportunity for you to become part of something special.  We are a high growth startup who are well backed and perfectly positioned to take our World’s 1st intelligent technology system to the international stage!

Additional Selection Criteria includes;

  • Great communication skills – you articulate your messages clearly, engage constructively with others and welcome feedback;
  • A passion for complex solution problem solving – finding the best solution is something you work hard at and enjoy;
  • Good planning and organisation skills – you break things down and think ahead; and,
  • Sound numeracy and literacy skills; 

Tertiary qualifications (Bachelor Degree or higher) in Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics will be well regarded.  Same too any previous experience working with sensors, image processing and/or machine learning.

Welcome to Acusensus |

“At any given time, between 1% and 5% of drivers on the road

are distracted by their mobile phone.”

At Acusensus, our mission is to improve transportation safety throughout the world, by providing intelligent solutions to identify poor driver behaviours, and systems to detect dangerous road conditions.  Having been personally affected by the devastation of senseless road death, our founders are on a quest to bring improved safety to every corner of the Earth.  Acusensus was formed to provide technology to governments to drive behavioural change on the roads, to reduce the scourge of distracted driving, and to reduce the deaths and serious injuries that result.  Between us, we have the expertise and experience to offer road safety solutions for both the developed and developing world.  Based in Melbourne and Sydney, we are a growing international team of positive, conscientious and bright people, with a well-articulated pathway to scale and take our wonderful technologies to the world.  

“Knowing that the work we do prevents injuries and saves lives inspires us.”