Press Release

All posts tagged torc careers


Filter by tag:   Search by keyword:

Torc Robotics, Daimler Trucks release video of self-driving truck testing

on September 17, 2020

(Blacksburg, Va. – Sept. 17, 2020) Torc Robotics and Daimler Trucks have released a video showing footage of their testing of self-driving trucks on a closed-course on Virginia’s Smart Road and along highways in the Blacksburg, Virginia area, including I-81. Scenes include driving in varying weather conditions, up steep grades, and along construction zones. The

Read more
Kevin NeeseTorc Robotics, Daimler Trucks release video of self-driving truck testing

Meet the Infrastructure and Tools team

on September 14, 2020

Lofty aspirations require strong foundations. At Torc, the Infrastructure & Tools team is tasked with creating and maintaining the foundational systems on which the rest of the organization depends. The team is composed of cross-functional, multi-disciplinary software professionals who are dedicated to creating the infrastructure, web applications, and backend tools that enable testing and data

Read more
Kevin NeeseMeet the Infrastructure and Tools team

Torc Robotics to expand self-driving truck testing to New Mexico with test center in Albuquerque

on September 3, 2020

(Blacksburg, Va. – Sept. 3, 2020) Torc Robotics and Daimler Trucks will expand their joint self-driving truck on-road testing to New Mexico this month and establish a test center in the Albuquerque area. This announcement by Daimler Trucks and Torc coincides with the two companies celebrating their one-year partnership anniversary of Torc joining the Daimler

Read more
Kevin NeeseTorc Robotics to expand self-driving truck testing to New Mexico with test center in Albuquerque

Torc Robotics doubles Virginia HQ facility, Continues growth to develop self-driving trucks

on August 18, 2020

(BLACKSBURG, VA) Torc Robotics doubled its headquarters facility this week in Blacksburg, Virginia with the completion of a major construction project. Although the nearly 16,000 square-foot expansion marks another milestone in Torc’s growing role as a powerhouse in automated truck technology, it is already insufficient space for the whole team. Torc, the leader in commercializing

Read more
Jim DudleyTorc Robotics doubles Virginia HQ facility, Continues growth to develop self-driving trucks

Torc Robotics continues growth, recruiting during pandemic

on May 28, 2020

(BLACKSBURG) Torc Robotics, a leader in self-driving vehicle systems, continues its strong recruiting efforts even under social distancing and safer-at-home orders. Torc has steadily added new employees since January and plans to increase the company size by more than 50 percent before year end.  Torc’s recruiting process has changed to accommodate personal safety during the

Read more
Jim DudleyTorc Robotics continues growth, recruiting during pandemic

Three tenets of building a successful self-driving company

on January 14, 2020

A message from the Torc CEO As a new decade begins, I’ve spent some time reflecting on some truisms as CEO of Torc for the last 15 years. There are many things that can be attributed to our success so far, but I believe the following three are critical.  Winning teams  Surround yourself with good

Read more
Jim DudleyThree tenets of building a successful self-driving company

Kick-start your career with an engineering co-op

on November 25, 2019

As you work toward your engineering degree, you may be wondering how to stand out from the crowd of graduating seniors competing for the best jobs. You might even be unsure of what exact career path you are passionate about pursuing.  At Torc, we offer positions for college students on our engineering teams to help

Read more
Jim DudleyKick-start your career with an engineering co-op

Becoming an Autonomous Vehicle Engineer – Part 3: Beyond Coding

on August 22, 2019

Autonomous vehicles have the potential to revolutionize transportation as we know it. This tech is also creating new and exciting jobs in the fields of engineering. In part one of this blog series, we outlined how to get started finding a career in the space. Part two discussed some of the most important coding languages

Read more
Jim DudleyBecoming an Autonomous Vehicle Engineer – Part 3: Beyond Coding

Becoming an Autonomous Vehicle Engineer – Part 2: Software Skills

on August 13, 2019

In part one of this blog series, we covered how to get started on your journey to becoming an autonomous vehicle engineer. Now, you may want to know what coding languages and software to learn in order to solidify your spot on a team creating the future of transportation.   See – Think – Act 

Read more
Jim DudleyBecoming an Autonomous Vehicle Engineer – Part 2: Software Skills

Torc Robotics breaks ground on building expansion to accommodate growing team 

on August 13, 2019

Torc Robotics, a leader in self-driving vehicle systems, is breaking ground this week on a new headquarters expansion that will almost double the existing space. The 15,800-square-foot addition will serve Torc’s growing team, which is expected to expand significantly with Daimler Trucks’ pending acquisition of a majority stake in the Blacksburg-based company.  Torc and Daimler

Read more
Jim DudleyTorc Robotics breaks ground on building expansion to accommodate growing team