Dillon Cruz

Senior Software Engineer

Dillon is a Senior Software Engineer at Sidewalk Labs.

He is driven to use policy and technology to build a more sustainable and equitable society. Prior to Sidewalk, Dillon built zero-emission self-driving cars at GM Cruise, specializing in robotic planning and prediction. He also managed a San Francisco program providing free internet to thousands of people experiencing homelessness at a nonprofit called ShelterTech. Before that, he worked at Microsoft, where he built large-scale distributed systems.

Dillon studied computer science at Harvard College. A proud native of San Diego, Dillon grew up eating tacos and grooving to hip-hop -- all of which he still tries to do in New York City, his sixth city to call home.

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