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Employee Spotlight: Ashesh Jain

From Cornell PhD Student to Head of Perception

Lyft Level 5
Feb 28, 2019 · 6 min read

To kick things off, tell us about your role at Level 5.

What were you doing before Level 5?

What inspired you to join Level 5?

What makes the leadership great?

What are your goals for your career at Level 5?

Over the last year, what’s been the biggest challenge for you?

What has been the most impactful thing you’ve accomplished over the last year during all of this growth?

Now that the employee pilot is launched, what’s the next big thing on your horizon?

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Advice for Breaking into AV

Any advice on the technical skills needed to do well in this field?

What advice would you give to an engineer who is deciding where to have an impact in the AV field?

How do you keep up with such a rapidly changing industry?

Anything else you’d like to share?

Check back soon for more posts in our Employee Spotlight series, and see if there is a role for you in our open positions here.

Lyft Level 5

Revolutionizing cars, reshaping the future.

Lyft Level 5

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Level 5 is Lyft’s self-driving division in Palo Alto, Munich and London. We’re hiring! lyft.com/level5

Lyft Level 5

Revolutionizing cars, reshaping the future. Level 5 is Lyft’s self-driving division in Palo Alto, Munich and London. We’re hiring! lyft.com/level5

Lyft Level 5

Written by

Level 5 is Lyft’s self-driving division in Palo Alto, Munich and London. We’re hiring! lyft.com/level5

Lyft Level 5

Revolutionizing cars, reshaping the future. Level 5 is Lyft’s self-driving division in Palo Alto, Munich and London. We’re hiring! lyft.com/level5

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