The company

Outrider is a software company that is automating distribution yards with electric, self-driving trucks. Our system eliminates manual tasks that are hazardous and repetitive while it improves safety and efficiency. Outrider’s mission is to drive the rapid adoption of sustainable freight transportation. We are a private company founded in 2018 and backed by NEA, 8VC, Koch Disruptive Technologies, and other top-tier investors. Our customers are Fortune 200 companies and our autonomous trucks are already running in distribution yards. For more information, visit

The role

The Senior Software Engineer position will report to the Lead Software Engineer, Software Lifecycle and will support tooling and processes used for the development of Outrider’s software stack. This position requires software development experience, critical thinking, attention to detail, and the ability to learn in unstructured environments. This role will be part of a focused, talented, and growing team working to facilitate the rapid development of a complex robotic product.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Improve efficiency and quality of software development via tooling and processes
  • Design and implement tooling and processes for robotics software application deployment
  • Drive standardization of development and deployment environments using Docker
  • Automate code quality enforcement and application deployment using GitLab CI

Required Qualifications

  • 5-7 years professional software experience
  • Experience implementing CI/CD pipelines
  • Expertise with Docker
  • Experience working in Linux environments
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience managing AWS cloud resources

Ideal Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in CS/CE/EE or related field
  • Experience building packages with Bazel and administering relevant infrastructure
  • Deep understanding of Git and versioning models
  • Experience with GitLab CI
  • Experience with Kubernetes

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Ownership of projects from day one, highly collaborative teams and a dynamic work environment
  • 100% Remote work set up, flexible work schedule (Flex time – off policy)
  • Annual career development stipend to support and encourage your career growth
  • Allowance for home office set up
  • Business traveling in our headquarters in Denver, Colorado (3-4 times/year) to stay connected with the team


At Outrider, we believe in cultivating an environment where there is diversity of perspectives, experiences, and knowledge with the expectation that we thrive in an inclusive environment. Outrider is committed to a workforce where everyone’s opportunities are limitless regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, or any others that are protected by law.

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