Velodyne offers a very flexible, creative working environment where people are empowered to think outside the box and act on their ideas!
I feel like I'm building the future.
It's been a dream of mine to work at such a quick growing tech company.
Due to the size of Velodyne, it's easy to see the impact one person can have, which is rewarding.

Saving Lives. Changing the world.

Velodyne is a place where the future becomes a reality and your desire to be part of a changing world is welcomed. We envision a new era in transportation and technology, and thrive on the belief that we will improve lives and make the world a safer, better place. The future is here and it begins with you.

In the News

Velodyne Lidar Inc. makes the top five in fast company's most innovative companies in the transportation sector for giving automobiles the sense of sight.


Velodyne offers a great benefits plan that include medical, dental, and vision, LTD, and life insurance. We also offer a generous 401(k) with matching.


We have several offices in Silicon Valley, California with our headquarters and manufacturing located in beautiful South San Jose and Morgan Hill, CA. Our R&D facility is in warm Alameda, CA and just a stone throw away from Jack London Square with the best dining and entertainment around. We have sales offices throughout the US, China and Europe.


We have a very inviting and warm place to work where people are inspired to be the best they can be. We encourage volunteering in the community and support a positive healthy lifestyle with quarterly health fairs, delicious meals and snacks provided. We have outstanding company perks which include discounts on sporting games, concerts, movies, gym packages, family attractions and much more!

In The News

Autonomous Revolution

Velodyne Lidar Gears Up for the Autonomous Revolution with Investments from Ford and Baidu

Most Innovative Companies

This year marks the 10th edition of the annual Fast Company World’s Most Innovative Companies list. Velodyne Lidar makes the cut through a rigorous process that has been described as "a brutal, unyielding framework-directly in keep with today’s business reality."

Partnership with Dibotics

Velodyne Lidar Announces Partnership Agreement with Dibotics, Targeting Emerging Markets for Drone Mapping and Mobile Robotics Applications