Senior LiDAR Application Engineer - Detroit

Cepton is seeking a senior LiDAR application engineer to join our team and support our Automotive customer projects.


Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure technical success for project according to customer's requirements

  • Technical first point of contact for customers

  • Communicate technical information to customers and Cepton internal team through technical presentations, design reviews, etc.

  • Provide timely answers and quick assessments during system design, testing and troubleshooting.

  • Collaborate with Tier 1 partner and Cepton Headquarters to meet project technical deliverables.

  • Facilitate engineering change requests during the development cycle.

  • Support customer data collection and integration of Cepton solutions onsite.

  • Be willing and able to travel as needed.

Job Requirements

  • BS / MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering.

  • 10+ years of professional experience in design engineering or field application engineering of complex technology products.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Knowledgeable of Automotive APQP Development processes.

  • Understanding of Automotive PPAP process and Engineering Change management processes.

Desired Experience

  • Experience with Automotive sensors is a plus.

  • Experience with Automotive ADAS system components is a plus (e.g. radar, camera, LiDAR)

  • Experience with Automotive design and qualification process is a plus.

  • Project management experience is a plus.

Travel: approximately 25% of the time