Hello, we're Perceptive Automata
Perceptive Automata is solving what is often described as the hardest of the hard problems for automated driving: human behavior prediction technology for the safe large-scale rollout of highly automated and autonomous vehicles, especially in urban areas.
Why Work with Us?
Our team is innovative both in our approach to solving the problem of AVs in human environments and also in our makeup. We are an interdisciplinary team spanning neuroscience, behavioral science, computer vision, and machine learning. It's fun to work with this group of diverse, smart, and innovate people. Join us!
An Insider's view of Perceptive Automata
What are some social events your company does?
We host different events that are thought up of by different team members. We've gone to throw Axes at Urban Axes and we are taking a trip out to Cape Cod later this summer. Board game nights and Mario kart competitions are also always easy to come by!
What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?
Our team is constantly challenged by the effects of new research. Whether it is internal progress on psychophysics and computer vision or external publication of machine learning methods, we have to work hard to assess the consequences of a new development on our entire pipeline. Evaluating results requires rigorous data science.
Machine Learning Engineer
How has your career grown since starting at the company?
Being part of a multi-disciplinary team has allowed me to think more creatively and tackle complex projects, using novel approaches from different fields. Also, through the learning opportunities that the company offers, such as conferences and invited talks, I'm constantly learning about the AV industry and how to better solve its technical challe
Machine Learning Engineer
Where we are
Nestled in the heart of Union Square, Perceptive Automata's urban headquarters boast lots of bright natural light with lots of greenery.
Perks + Benefits
Volunteer in Local Community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends Outside of Work
Eat Lunch Together
Highly Diverse Management Team
Mean Gender Pay Gap Below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options
Child Care & Parental Leave
Child Care Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off
Paid Sick Days
Technology we use
- jQuery UILibraries
- Google AnalyticsAnalytics
Articles we're in8 articles
Our funding history
$16M in FundingInvestors: Jazz Ventures, First Round Capital, Slow Ventures, Toyota AI Ventures, Hyundai Cradle
$4M in FundingInvestors: First Round Capital, Slow Ventures