There’s a war for talent in Pittsburgh’s surging autonomous car industry.
Pittsburgh has become the capital for self-driving car development, thanks to Carnegie Mellon’s leading robotics program.From Uber to Argo AI, & Aurora Innovation competition between self-driving car companies is driving the pay packages of computer vision graduates straight out of college up to $200,000. With so much hiring, it’s a good time to be a student at, Carnegie Mellon University.
Uber currently has 60 job openings there in its advanced technologies group, which houses the self-driving engineering team. A recent court memo revealed Google has spent $1.1 billion on it’s self-driving car program.