IT Automation Engineer



Software Engineering, IT
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Monday, November 13, 2023


We’re building artificial intelligence capable of complex driving using end-to-end deep learning; one which can scale across diverse urban environments. Wayve is building a full driving software system which is data-driven at every layer, learning to drive. Our unique end-to-end machine learning approach learns to drive in complex, never-seen-before urban environments. We learn to drive with computer vision by both observing human driving, and by using reinforcement learning.

This is one of the world’s hardest and most impactful problems to solve. Which is why we are building a diverse, world class team of people. We are motivated to turn up, not for a job, but for an opportunity to work with clever people on difficult problems which leave a positive impact on the world we live in.


We're looking for bold, talented and creative people to join out journey in developing next-generation autonomous vehicles. We're a growing start-up, building our cohort of engineers and you can be at the heart of this!

As an engineer within the IT team, you will be responsible for:
  • Performing general administration and technical duties in order to support activities and operations within the SecDevOps team
  • Performing service desk functions (troubleshoot user issues, respond to requests)
  • Performing duties related to setup, configuration and installation of software products and peripheral equipment
  • Assisting in updates and maintenance of technologies use by Wayve staff
  • Resolving problem related to supported applications and OSs (linux (ubuntu 18 and 20 mostly) and MacOS)

This role will be based in London Kings Cross office


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong general computing skills
  • Good knowledge of Linux (Mac OS x is a plus but not strictly required)
  • Understanding of networking and security are a plus


  • Attractive compensation
  • Immersion in a team of world-class researchers, engineers and entrepreneurs
  • A unique position to shape the future of autonomy and tackle the biggest challenge of our time
  • Bespoke learning and development opportunities
  • Flexible working hours - we trust you to do your job well, at times that suit you and your team
  • Private onsite chef, in-house bar, lots of socials, and more!

Wayve is built by people from all walks of life. We believe that it is our differences that make us stronger, and our unique perspectives and backgrounds that allow us to build something different. We are proud to be an equal opportunities workplace, where we don’t just embrace diversity but nurture it - so that we all thrive and grow.