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Torc's Co-op Program

At Torc, we offer positions for college students on our engineering teams to help you kick-start your career. Cooperative education positions (or "Co-ops") are a way to begin your career journey by learning valuable skills about teamwork and time management while contributing to real-world solutions. These positions are full-time, paid opportunities. Our co-op program allows you to develop your skills, work alongside world-class engineers and get paid to work on autonomous vehicles.

Zachary Joswick Software Engineer Co-op
"The experience you can get as a co-op at Torc is incredibly valuable and you get to work with some of the best engineers in the industry."
Zachary, former Software Engineer Co-op and current Torc employee
"My time with Torc has reinforced my career aspirations to pursue an automated driving solution."
Haseeb, former Software Engineer Co-op and current Torc employee
Haseeb Chaudhry, former Software Engineer Co-op and current Torc employee

Co-ops at Torc

What does a co-op do?

As a co-op, you will have the opportunity to develop your professional and interpersonal skills as you help advance autonomous vehicle development. Your specific challenges and goals may include collecting and analyzing data, creating HD maps for autonomous vehicle routes, or supporting in-vehicle tests. You will work with cross-functional teams and contribute to our goals. Many Torc’rs have begun successful careers as co-ops.

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Tips for applying

  • The typical education level for our co-op hires are juniors through PhD-level students.
  • Highlight your experience on collegiate competition teams, development in labs and membership in club-related activities.
  • Candidates who display a desire to learn, strong work ethic and passion for changing the world through self-driving technology will fit in with our team.
  • A background in core computing languages such as C++ and ROS are key for many of our positions.
  • We have openings year-round and offer flexible work terms based on needs. You should apply at least one semester before you would like to join.

Tips for Applying to Torc
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Change the world

When you join Torc as a co-op, you will be a fully embedded member of the engineering team that you join. You will be helping develop autonomous technology that will revolutionize the automobile industry.

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Real-world experience

Graduates often face the dilemma of needing experience to gain experience. Taking a semester to work as a co-op to develop your experience can set you apart from other candidates in the job market — as well as set you up for consideration for a full-time job at Torc. Along with gaining career experience, interfacing with other engineering professionals on your team allows you to create a lasting network of connections, mentors and friends.

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Join Our Team

If autonomous technology is your passion, Torc is the perfect place to take your experience to the next level.