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Ouster builds sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. And we want your help.
Ouster builds sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. And we want your help.
Ouster builds sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. And we want your help.

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Business Development Manager — APAC — Hong Kong

At Ouster, we're developing advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms for autonomous cars and drones. We’ve developed the most powerful and capable LIDAR sensor in the world, and we’re excited to get it in the hands of roboticists around the world. We are looking for a motivated Business Development Manager to sell our sensors and gain adoption in a variety of sectors - automotive/AV, industrial automation, surveying/mapping, drones, universities and more. Technical skills are important as you will need to be a highly entrepreneurial and creative business development thinker but even more important will be your insatiable curiosity.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Engage in the entire consultative sales & business development process: identify and qualify leads, respond to inbound leads, find introductions and/or cold email/call potential customers, send quotes, convert them to customers, and expand relationships with existing customers
  • Help get reference design wins that create a deep future pipeline of sales
  • Nurture existing customers and increase their sensor purchases quarter over quarter
  • Pass out of scope leads to our global channel partners
  • Keep our CRM updated and report as needed to the rest of the team
  • Attend trade shows to engage with potential and existing customers
  • Manage existing customer relationships, including answering customer questions of technical or non-technical nature to ensure successful sensor deployments.
  • Be capable of operating under a variety of sales engagement styles, from rapidly converting small customers, engaging to long lead time, high value enterprise customers in a consultative sales process for thousands of sensors in sales.
  • Scope, engage, and close strategic ecosystem partnerships and other business development deals that accelerate business potential

DESIRED QUALITIES:

  • Track record for exceeding sales and/or business development goals.
  • Curious/Analytical: Able to be the customer. Understand how they think, what they want and why.
  • Resourceful/Scrappy: Creative about ways to get the job done efficiently.
  • Hungry/Results Oriented: Hard worker, highly motivated to learn, execute, deliver and be accountable for results.
  • Organized/Diligent: Follow up regularly and maintain momentum with counterparties. Equip yourself with all required documents, tools, and methods to move the audience.
  • Polished/Relatable: Manage conversations and meetings with external parties smoothly, charismatically, and with gravitas. Endeavor to avoid jargon wherever possible. Get along / resonate well with everyone from VPs to entry level analysts.
  • Self-aware/Humble: Enjoy constructive feedback (+’s and deltas), and proactively identify opportunities for self-improvement.
  • Technically Proficient: Motivated to learn more about company technology and products at more than a surface level. Never gives the answer “you’ll need to talk to the technical team for that” more than once for a topic. Becomes a technical expert on any relevant area needed, and able to proficiently describe technical concepts to external parties. Technical training/education not required, but insatiable curiosity is.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in an engineering field
  • 2-12 years of sales and/or business development experience

This is an amazing opportunity to join a well-funded US start up with proven best in class solutions in a very dynamic and future focused industry sector. Candidates will need to be confident, articulate, self-aware, flexible and driven to fit the culture demands of this soon to be market leader. Only the smart and curious will be considered.


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To apply, please email your resume to apac@ouster.io



Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Customer Success Engineer — APAC — Hong Kong

Ouster is hiring a Customer Success Engineer to help our robotics customers be as successful and efficient with our lidar sensors as possible! This position will serve primarily to help our customers get up and running quickly, troubleshoot and fix any problems, track trending issues, and process all returns. These duties will be performed in compliance with policy guidelines and within timeframes as defined in the team’s SLAs and/or project requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Onboard customers after they have received their sensor, making sure they have all the tools and information to complete their projects.
  • Quickly investigate, evaluate and successfully resolve customer issues with Lidar Sensors.
  • Efficiently diagnose hardware, software and network related problems on a variety of platforms.
  • Carry out independent research to find technical solutions where necessary. Where a solution cannot be identified, the candidate will work closely with our engineering teams, to escalate as appropriate.
  • Provide advice on configuring and optimizing environments, to ensure that services are running effectively.
  • Given the critical nature of the customer projects and product issues supported, after-hours and some weekend work will be required.
  • Create and maintain knowledge and support articles.

DESIREED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • Strong experience supporting Linux environments (Ubuntu preferred)
  • Understanding of networking concepts such as DNS, DHCP, VLAN, HTTP, SSL, UDP, and TCP/IP protocols and applications
  • Proven ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • Resourcefulness to find solutions to technical challenges with minimal input
  • Have a proven aptitude to successfully work as part of a team.
  • Strong communication skills - able to effectively communicate technical concepts to a variety of audiences
  • Patience - sometimes solving these issues requires multiple iterations and many hours
  • Positivity & Resilience - affinity for defusing stressful situations, including ones where customers may be frustrated
  • Proactive / takes ownership - if there is an outstanding issue, keeps tabs on it, and follows up regularly until it is closed out
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Experience with ROS (Robot Operating System)-and related robotics software tools a plus but not required

Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to apac@ouster.io



Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Sr. Dev-Ops Engineer — San Francisco

At Ouster, we build sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. We've transformed LIDAR from an analog device with thousands of components into an elegant digital device powered by one chip-scale laser array and one CMOS sensor. The result is a full range of high-resolution LIDAR sensors that deliver superior imaging at a dramatically lower price. Our advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms are used in autonomous cars, drones and many other applications. If you’re motivated by solving big problems, we’re hiring key roles across the company and need your help!

We are looking for a senior dev ops developer to own and foster our delivery infrastructure and best practices so the team can self serve in delivering great products. Ideal candidate has a variety of experiences with dev ops. Our stack uses Google cloud, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes, Artifactory, Jenkins.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Owning and building tools and services to allow application teams and others to be self-service in delivery
  • Driving cross-team communications to ensure we ship stable and performant services
  • Maintain and improve CI/CD infrastructure
  • Help establish deployment best practices and push the envelope of delivery at Ouster
  • Improve our packaging story
  • Mentor and educate other team members
  • Experience with hardware in the loop a plus

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS in computer science or related field
  • Strong understanding of public cloud infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Strong foundation in Infrastructure as Code, preferably with Terraform
  • Experience bringing up and maintaining CI systems like Jenkins
  • Experience deploying / maintaining Kubernetes clusters
  • Security mindset
  • Strong Python coding skills
  • Experience managing Linux deployments
  • Interest in hardware products

Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to sw-jobs@ouster.io



At Ouster we offer a range of competitive benefits, as we believe in taking care of our employees in all aspects of their lives. Our newly renovated office, located in the Mission District of San Francisco, is a dog-friendly workplace with a kitchen stocked with snacks, fresh fruit and drinks, and a complimentary dinner catered nightly. Additional perks include 15 vacation days/10 paid holidays annually; paid parental leave; pre-tax commuter or health care/dependent care accounts; 401K match up to 4%; medical, vision and dental plans with premiums covered at 100% for the employee and 75% for dependents (Cigna or Kaiser); life insurance; and short term disability and long term disability. Ouster offers the best benefit options available because we consider the well-being of our employees a top priority.

Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Sr. Embedded Linux Engineer — San Francisco

At Ouster, we build sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. We've transformed LIDAR from an analog device with thousands of components to an elegant digital device powered by one chip-scale laser array and one CMOS sensor. The result is a full range of high-resolution LIDAR sensors that deliver superior imaging at a dramatically lower price. Our advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms are used in autonomous cars, drones and many other applications. If you’re motivated by solving big problems, we’re hiring key roles across the company and need your help!

We are looking for an Embedded Linux guru who will be working with the hardware team to design, build and implement firmware and software for a pseudo real-time embedded linux system. Special focus on developing a highly robust, fault tolerant system architecture. You will be working in a team with electrical engineers and FPGA-firmware engineers, so you need to have an interest in touching hardware and having fun in the lab.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience shipping embedded Linux based products.
  • General knowledge of embedded Linux (e.g. boot loader, kernel, boot flow, filesystems, networking, etc)
  • Strong C and/or C++ programming skills in user space
  • Intimately familiar with system architecture from BSP development to product lifecycle planning (i.e OS updates)
  • Developed software for Hardware products
  • Experience with a cross-compilation SDK for Hardware

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Experience working with the Linux kernel (e.g. writing a driver, customizing the kernel and the boot process, high speed DMA, interrupt handling)
  • Understands Hardware Description Language (HDL)
  • Experience using the ZYNQ chip made by Xilinx

We acknowledge the confidence gap at Ouster. You do not need to meet all of these requirements to be the ideal candidate for this role.


Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to oustersele@ouster.io



At Ouster we offer a range of competitive benefits, as we believe in taking care of our employees in all aspects of their lives. Our newly renovated office, located in the Mission District of San Francisco, is a dog-friendly workplace with a kitchen stocked with snacks, fresh fruit and drinks, and a complimentary dinner catered nightly. Additional perks include 15 vacation days/10 paid holidays annually; paid parental leave; pre-tax commuter or health care/dependent care accounts; 401K match up to 4%; medical, vision and dental plans with premiums covered at 100% for the employee and 75% for dependents (Cigna or Kaiser); life insurance; and short term disability and long term disability. Ouster offers the best benefit options available because we consider the well-being of our employees a top priority.

Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

FPGA Hardware Engineer — San Francisco

At Ouster, we build sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. We've transformed LIDAR from an analog device with thousands of components to an elegant digital device powered by one chip-scale laser array and one CMOS sensor. The result is a full range of high-resolution LIDAR sensors that deliver superior imaging at a dramatically lower price. Our advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms are used in autonomous cars, drones and many other applications. If you’re motivated by solving big problems, we’re hiring key roles across the company and need your help!

We are looking for digital hardware engineers with cross-functional experience in FPGA/ASIC design and software to join our growing hardware engineering team. The ideal candidate has previously architected and designed FPGA platforms, and has direct experience with hardware bring-up. Algorithm and DSP experience would be a plus. In addition to FPGA design, the candidate will be expected to write C++ code, and work in the hardware lab on occasion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, develop, and integrate features across our hardware stack, including DSP, image processing, and high speed data transfer
  • Work cross-functionally with embedded software engineers, other ASIC/FPGA designers, and business leaders on functionality, interfaces, and documentation
  • Work on high impact customer-facing features and integrate customer feedback in the development process
  • Collaborate with vendors to deliver products effectively
  • Bring up new hardware and develop solutions to complex algorithmic problems to improve sensor performance and capabilities
  • Create test benches and debug complex logic simulations

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong experience in ASIC or FPGA design in Verilog/SystemVerilog
  • Strong C and/or C++ programming skills
  • Hardware/software co-design and verification experience
  • Experience with embedded Linux (e.g. hardware APIs, high speed DMA, interrupt handling)
  • Experience with processor architecture and various communications protocols such as AXI, I2C, UART, SPI, ethernet, etc.
  • Experience driving relationships and working with vendors for product development
  • Experience with hands-on debugging in the lab with power supplies, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes
  • Familiarity with DSP and algorithms development
  • Bonus: Experience with Xilinx FPGAs and Vivado toolchain
  • Bonus: Experience with functional safety and embedded systems security

We acknowledge the confidence gap at Ouster. You do not need to meet all of these requirements to be the ideal candidate for this role.


Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to hwfpga@ouster.io



At Ouster we offer a range of competitive benefits, as we believe in taking care of our employees in all aspects of their lives. Our newly renovated office, located in the Mission District of San Francisco, is a dog-friendly workplace with a kitchen stocked with snacks, fresh fruit and drinks, and a complimentary dinner catered nightly. Additional perks include 15 vacation days/10 paid holidays annually; paid parental leave; pre-tax commuter or health care/dependent care accounts; 401K match up to 4%; medical, vision and dental plans with premiums covered at 100% for the employee and 75% for dependents (Cigna or Kaiser); life insurance; and short term disability and long term disability. Ouster offers the best benefit options available because we consider the well-being of our employees a top priority.

Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Sr. Frontend Engineer — San Francisco

At Ouster, we build sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. We've transformed LIDAR from an analog device with thousands of components to an elegant digital device powered by one chip-scale laser array and one CMOS sensor. The result is a full range of high-resolution LIDAR sensors that deliver superior imaging at a dramatically lower price. Our advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms are used in autonomous cars, drones and many other applications. If you’re motivated by solving big problems, we’re hiring key roles across the company and need your help!

We are looking for a senior frontend developer to help improve our data management, processing and visualization applications. These are core tools that enable our customers’ interaction with the Ouster lidar. Ideal candidate has experience with architecture and the whole lifecycle of medium sized frontend application. Interest and experience in 3D rendering in the browser is a bonus, as well as some ability to work on the entire stack.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Turn Ouster product goals into memorable UI experiences
  • Design and implement UI in a modular and extensible way. As a byproduct produce libraries that could be leveraged on other projects
  • Cultivate best practices and mentor team members to move the envelope of how frontend is developed at Ouster
  • Be able to take care of the product through every stage of the project From interaction with the product manager, implementation to deployment, maintenance and support of the product in the wild
  • Work on improvements to our 3D rendering pipeline of point clouds and make sure the output is fast, functional and beautiful

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS in computer science or related field
  • Minimum 5 years experience delivering modern browser based applications
  • Our stack touches multiple disciplines so willingness to learn is essential
  • Fluency in one or more frontend frameworks like React, Angular or Vue. Our stack is currently mostly React.
  • Strong coding skills (JS and Typescript)
  • Experience with Electron is a plus
  • Knowledge of WebGL and general interest in 3d visualization (three.js)
  • Ability to write efficient fast code to support the rendering pipeline.
  • Understanding the pitfalls of JS modules and be able to lead our way towards esm modules while being able to support several build targets (browser, node, electron)
  • Good understanding of the frontend toolchain like Webpack, Babel
  • This role is frontend centric but some understanding of the rest of the stack (flask, DB, deployment, cloud) is beneficial

Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to sw-jobs@ouster.io



At Ouster we offer a range of competitive benefits, as we believe in taking care of our employees in all aspects of their lives. Our newly renovated office, located in the Mission District of San Francisco, is a dog-friendly workplace with a kitchen stocked with snacks, fresh fruit and drinks, and a complimentary dinner catered nightly. Additional perks include 15 vacation days/10 paid holidays annually; paid parental leave; pre-tax commuter or health care/dependent care accounts; 401K match up to 4%; medical, vision and dental plans with premiums covered at 100% for the employee and 75% for dependents (Cigna or Kaiser); life insurance; and short term disability and long term disability. Ouster offers the best benefit options available because we consider the well-being of our employees a top priority.

Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Office Manager / Logistic Manager — APAC — Hong Kong

At Ouster, we're developing advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms for autonomous cars and drones. We’ve developed the most powerful and capable LIDAR sensor in the world, and we’re excited to get it in the hands of roboticists around the world. We are looking for an Office Manager /Logistic Manager to help us maintain the infrastructure of our office to keep pace with the business. We love our fun, fast-paced culture and our Office Manager will be at the center of helping us ensure support to the team.

This position is based in Hong Kong island.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintains office services by organizing office operations and procedures; designing filing systems; reviewing and approving supply requisitions; clerical functions.
  • Manage logistics and supply inventory and orders – including packing/receiving and shipping with strong coordination with forwarder and countries customs
  • Maintains office efficiency by planning and implementing office systems, layouts, and equipment procurement.
  • Designs and implements office policies by establishing standards and procedures; measuring results against standards; making necessary adjustments.
  • Keeps management informed by reviewing and analyzing special reports; summarizing information; identifying trends.
  • Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Assisting with order management, sales tracking, and support business team
  • Perform general office duties
  • Carrying out specific projects

DESIRED QUALITIES:

  • Outstanding communication skills with an always-friendly, always-positive disposition
  • Enthusiastic, energetic, collaborative, and willing to take on new and diverse projects
  • English and Mandarin proficient
  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility
  • Highly flexible with proven ability to prioritize tasks-must be able to adapt
  • Stress Management/Composure

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in similar roles, overseas companies is a plus
  • Proficiency with business software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) and Google apps (Gmail, Google Calendar, Hangouts, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to apac@ouster.io



Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Technical Sales Manager — San Francisco

At Ouster, we build sensors and tools for engineers, roboticists, and researchers so they can make the world safer and more efficient. We've transformed LIDAR from an analog device with thousands of components to an elegant digital device powered by one chip-scale laser array and one CMOS sensor. The result is a full range of high-resolution LIDAR sensors that deliver superior imaging at a dramatically lower price. Our advanced sensor hardware and vision algorithms are used in autonomous cars, drones and many other applications. If you’re motivated by solving big problems, we’re hiring key roles across the company and need your help!

We are looking for a motivated Technical Sales Manager to sell our sensors and support existing key customers in the automotive, smart infrastructure, industrial automation or robotics industry.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Engage in a consultative, relationship-driven sales process with the highest value customers across verticals: from lead identification, to networking to decision makers and influences, to pitching Ouster’s technology in a technically credible manner, to evaluation/pilot, integration, design win, and production
  • Serve as primary relationship holder with key account decision makers and influencers - work with project manager, customer success, and field application engineering teams to manage existing customer relationships, including answering customer questions of technical or non- technical nature to ensure successful sensor deployments
  • Cross-sell throughout existing customer relationships, leveraging successes on existing projects to find new ones within the same organization
  • Focus on 15-25 priority accounts, be accountable for aggressive sales goals to help rapidly grow the business
  • Identify new customer requirements and communicate to product management and engineering teams

Be highly responsive to customer needs and work cross-functionally internally to satisfy customer and grow relationships Maintain internal reporting/forecasting for business operations and finance teams


PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Track record for exceeding sales and/or business development goals.
  • Curious/Analytical: Able to be the customer. Understand how they think, what they want and why.
  • Resourceful/Scrappy: Creative about ways to get the job done efficiently.
  • Hungry/Results Oriented: Hard worker, highly motivated to learn, execute, deliver and be accountable for results.
  • Organized/Diligent: Follow up regularly and maintain momentum with counterparties. Equip yourself with all required documents, tools, and methods to move the audience.
  • Polished/Relatable: Manage conversations and meetings with external parties smoothly, charismatically, and with gravitas. Endeavor to avoid jargon wherever possible. Get along / resonate well with everyone from VPs to entry level analysts.
  • Self-aware/Humble: Enjoy constructive feedback (+’s and deltas), and proactively identify opportunities for self-improvement.
  • Technically Proficient: Motivated to learn more about company technology and products at more than a surface level. Never gives the answer “you’ll need to talk to the technical team for that” more than once for a topic. Becomes a technical expert on any relevant area needed, and able to proficiently describe technical concepts to external parties. Technical training/education not required, but insatiable curiosity is.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in an engineering field
  • 2-5 years of sales and/or business development experience

Apply now


To apply, please email your resume to TSM@ouster.io



At Ouster we offer a range of competitive benefits, as we believe in taking care of our employees in all aspects of their lives. Our newly renovated office, located in the Mission District of San Francisco, is a dog-friendly workplace with a kitchen stocked with snacks, fresh fruit and drinks, and a complimentary dinner catered nightly. Additional perks include 15 vacation days/10 paid holidays annually; paid parental leave; pre-tax commuter or health care/dependent care accounts; 401K match up to 4%; medical, vision and dental plans with premiums covered at 100% for the employee and 75% for dependents (Cigna or Kaiser); life insurance; and short term disability and long term disability. Ouster offers the best benefit options available because we consider the well-being of our employees a top priority.

Ouster is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Ouster does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Ouster also strives for a healthy and safe workplace, and prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ouster considers qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Build for the future

At Ouster, you have the opportunity to think far beyond what exists today, bring your ideas into production, and directly shape the future of safety and autonomy.
We want you to feel empowered to make a positive impact on the world.

The Ouster spirit

Ousters recognize the impact of their work, are rigorous in their approach, hold the products they design to the highest standard, and are excited by the challenges that lie ahead.
We work hard, and we love the journey.
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We are...

Honest
When it comes to safety, honesty and trust rule all. We value our customers’ trust above everything else.
Deliberate
We work hard and design with a purpose. Great products are worth the effort.
Forward thinking
We must think beyond what exists today to build something that pushes the boundaries of performance and truly lasts.
Ouster engineers
“Everyone here is a master of their domain. I learn from my coworkers every day.”
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Hardware Engineer
We give competitive and comprehensive benefits, and we also offer the rare opportunity to impact the world in a concrete way. If this all sounds good to you, check out the teams that are hiring and apply to an open role!