Senior Radar Test Engineer



Quality Assurance
Santa Clara, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023

We are now seeking a Radar Test Engineer to test and characterize the performance of the radars used on our products! The Sensor Systems Engineering team is responsible for design specification and evaluation of reference sensors for NVIDIA products. Our robotics and automotive platforms use a wide array of sensing technologies from RF, optical, ultrasonics to MEMS, and are crucial for realizing autonomy. Millimeter wavelength radars have become a ubiquitous sensing modality for automotive and robotic applications. Radars are sophisticated systems that provide robust multifaceted sensing capabilities. We work on groundbreaking systems such as Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles that will truly change our perception of the world. Make the choice to join our growing team today!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work with diverse teams to identify key radar performance metrics and adequate associated test procedures.

  • Align radar test methodology with customers and suppliers.

  • Analyze and review test results from suppliers.

  • Specify in-house evaluation protocols and build test setups.

  • Write software to automate data capture and analysis.

  • Work with technicians and improve radar test stations as needed.

  • Process data and compile radar evaluation reports.

  • Communicate detailed analysis and recommendations contributing to project success.

What we need to see:

  • BS degree or equivalent experience in electrical engineering, computer science, physics, or related engineering fields.

  • 3+ years of experience working with radar systems and signal processing.

  • Experience with automotive sensors

  • Ability to connect with many teams at all project stages.

  • Hands on experience developing radar test procedures.

  • Debugging and troubleshooting with electronics.

  • Solid understanding of communication protocols.

  • Outstanding data analysis skills.

  • Proficient with Python or other programming languages.

  • Knowledge of JIRA, Xray or other test automation tools.

  • Experience working in a Unix environment

We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the world working with us. If you're creative and autonomous, we want to hear from you !

Widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers, NVIDIA offers highly competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. As you plan your future, see what we can offer to you and your family at

The base salary range is $124,000 - $235,750. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.