Vadim Butakov

San Francisco, California, US

8+ years in robotics and self-driving cars, PhD
Vadim's Skills
Design
Strategy
Technical
Programming
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 1 startup

Age Group

25-35

About Vadim

Looking for new opportunities.
10+ years in robotics and self-driving cars:
Examples of my work: https://youtu.be/od1qtaNcJcA, https://youtu.be/QtVbch-02Fs
Tech skills:
- path planning & controls
- deep learning
- hardware hacking
Non-tech skills:
- presentation
- video production

Work Experience

Software engineer

VW and Audi

January 2014 - May 2016

making self-driving cars

Software development lead

Roborace

May 2016 - June 2017

making fastest self-driving cars

CTO

Swerve.ai

June 2017 - July 2019

making self-driving cars

Motion planning and controls

Waymo

August 2019 - Today

Education

USC, LA

PhD

2009 - 2014