the Google-owned Waymo has hired Tesla-engineer Satish Jeyachandran to lead the company's team in hardware for self-driven cars, reports Bizjournals.
Jeyachandran worked for seven years at Tesla before he left the company in march as head of the hårdvaruutvecklingen.
There he led the team responsible for building the Tesla Autopilot-the computers, sensors and cameras and car infotainment systems.
Jeyachandran commenting on the decision to go to the Waymo in the following manner:
”I wanted to go to the Waymo because Waymo has a talented, uppdragsorienterat law has made impressive progress on självkörningsområdet.
I have always wanted to be in something that can have a meaningful impact far beyond my own personal contribution.