SAIC Innovation Center Autonomous Driving Intern, Testing in San Jose, California

SAIC Motors is the largest car manufacturer in China selling more than 6 million cars annually. SAIC USA is a fully owned subsidiary that engages in research and development for cutting edge technologies such as autonomous driving and Human Computer Interfaces. We have multiple openings at our recently set up Innovation Center in San Jose, CA in the Autonomous Driving team.

As a Testing Intern, you help ensure autonomous driving software quality and reliability. You help with units tests, regression tests, system testing and field reporting. You are responsible for specification of test procedures and test cases for autonomous driving. You will work with other Autonomous Driving teams in specification and refinement of autonomous driving products.


  • MS/PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, aerospace engineering, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience

  • 3+ years of experience in software development or development testing using C++/Java/Python. Candidates with more experience are encouraged to apply.

  • Understanding of QA concepts and testing methodologies

  • Experience with modern software test engineering tools such as google test, unittest, rostest

  • Experience writing tests in Python/C++/Java and creating test plans

  • Experience with continuous integration and test automation

Domain expertise with one or more of the following:

Proven testing expertise, from unit tests to system tests

Experience with quality assessment for complex software projects

Experience with Functional Safety

In-vehicle debugging and tuning

Preferred qualifications

Embedded software

GPU Programming

Experience with with Computer Vision, Robotics or AI applications

Python / ROS / Linux / Matlab experience