• Waymo lays off staff as Alphabet announces 12,000 job cuts

    13 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Waymo, the self-driving technology unit under Alphabet, quietly laid off workers Monday, according to The Information and several posts on LinkedIn and Blind. The cuts at the autonomous vehicle company follow a swell of layoffs at Alphabet and Google late last week.
    It's not yet clear how many of Waymo's staff will be affected, and Waymo said it would be “a limited number of roles.” Based on posts from former employees, workers across the board were let go - from engineers working on perception and motion control to recruiters to fleet and vehicle technicians. A source familiar with the...
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