Zoox

Completely autonomous in complex environments

Zoox is driving autonomously in ways that no one else has shown. We are driving in cities and on highways. Making unprotected lefts and rights on red. Yielding to pedestrians and passing double parked vehicles.

Zoox Foster City, CA
May 22, 2021
Zoox is developing  a world class planning system which demonstrates the power of autonomous vehicles. But we’re doing more than that: we’re developing a product which can operate day in and day out, in any kind of weather, with the reliability and robustness to enable customers to put their faith in our autonomous driving system. You are the right engineer for this role if you are acutely aware of the difference between an effective demo and an effective product, and you are excited about the opportunity to take our world-class planning system and turn it into a world-first commercial product. Responsibilities Overhauling fault management systems to be easier to use Working with test operators to ensure diagnostic tools are clear and easy to understand Providing mechanisms to increase transparency of the planning process Creating and enforcing elegant, clean architectures for planner subprocesses Qualifications Master’s degree in computer science or related field...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 22, 2021
Zoox is looking for a technical program manager to support our Prototyping team. In this role, you will work cross-functionally with our engineering leaders across software, hardware, vehicle engineering, and product to help us achieve our strategic and tactical milestones. You will work with engineering teams to develop project schedules, identify milestones, flag risks, estimate budgets, and clearly communicate ongoing progress. The Prototyping team is a customer-service-oriented team supporting the company with engineering, fabrication, and assembly services for fast-turn pre-production projects. As with any startup, we move fast here at Zoox, and many candidates will be asked from time to time to wear many hats. We would love to hear from you if you are up for adapting to the challenges, taking on new roles as needed, and hitting deadlines. Responsibilities Define project scope and determine available resources Develop clear, straightforward plans that allow our teams to...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 22, 2021
As a member of the Body and Exterior Systems team, you will have the opportunity to come on board at the start of the development of the next generation of mobility vehicles. As the Sr. Exteriors Engineer you will work across all aspects of the Exterior System including the Fascia Assembly, Front End Module (FEM), Aero shields, Wheeliners, Front, and the integration of these systems into a brand new vehicle architecture. You will report to the Vehicle Exteriors and Lighting Manager within Zoox’s Vehicle Engineering Team. As the lead, you will work to ensure the successful delivery of systems and assemblies, from conception through to the start of production. Crucial to this success will be driving and managing key relationships with Zoox’s supplier network while Zoox maintains a lean and agile cross-functional team in-house. You will use your knowledge to direct the technical effort, your expertise to ground the team, and your excellent communication and interpersonal skills to...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 22, 2021
This role will be responsible for ensuring Zoox’s hardware demands are well understood across all programs and areas of the business and that our internal teams and external partners are prepared to meet those demands, on time, consistently. You will interact with internal and external partners to manage the aggregated materials forecast and supply commitments for hardware programs starting from development and into mass production, encompassing critical component planning, allocation direction, supply flexibility modeling and materials liability management. As a Senior Supply & Demand Planning Manager, you will work closely with internal core teams to drive new product material readiness. This role involves daily management of supply and any associated constraints, executive status reporting and escalation, and the pursuit of operational excellence and continuous improvement. Responsibilities Develop and drive process for company-wide demand planning across all programs and...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 20, 2021
This position is part of the IT team at Zoox and belongs to the IT Applications sub-team. An IT Application Engineer is an application and IT system expert serving as a mentor and escalation points for many other members of the team. The Zoox application portfolio ranges from vehicle development, manufacturing and design applications to deep learning tools. In this role, the employee will be surrounded with exceptional peers and will be exposed to challenging tasks with opportunities to learn and grow.  Responsibilities Design, create, and maintain processes, integrations, applications and scripts Design system requirements for new and existing applications Create and implement company-wide tools and methodologies Oversee, and often perform, major application installations and upgrades Develop applications supporting physical product design, manufacturing, logistics, and inventory systems Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering, information systems,...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 19, 2021
This position is part of the IT department at Zoox and belongs to the IT Applications team. Zoox’s Desktop Engineer is responsible for enabling high-quality user support by providing tooling and analytics to our Client Services (Help Desk, Tier I & II) team. Ranging from providing hardware recommendations to packaging and deploying software company wide, the role is multifaceted and ever-evolving. As the company brings new technologies online, the Desktop Engineer will be responsible for enabling Client Services to support users as they adopt new applications and processes. In this role, the employee will be surrounded with exceptional peers and will be exposed to many challenging tasks with opportunities to learn and grow. Responsibilities Experience with Endpoint Management platforms - Jamf Pro, Microsoft Endpoint Manager (Intune), Canonical’s Landscape (Ubuntu) Ensure Client Services has the tooling they require to support a growing user base Own and improve the...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 19, 2021
We are looking for a recruiter who will help us shape, build, and scale our organization. You will join a small business operations recruiting team and manage a diverse set of roles including Product Experience, Marketing, Communications, and Industrial Design. You will be given ownership of the entire recruiting process including managing clients, qualifying requirements, sourcing, recruiting and closing world-class talent. This position demands an uncommon balance of teamwork, creativity, and interpersonal skills. You will be expected to act as an ambassador of the brand and must have the ability to deliver results in a fast-paced work environment. Responsibilities Manage full-cycle recruiting process with emphasis on strong hiring manager partnership and effective candidate advocacy Source candidates, screen resumes, and evaluate candidates to determine fit Facilitate interview and hiring decision-making processes with interviewers, hiring managers, and company leadership...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 18, 2021
At Zoox, you’ll collaborate with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds in areas such as AI, robotics, mechatronics, planning, machine learning, control, localization, computer vision, rendering, simulation, distributed computing, design, and automated testing. You will be challenged to rethink what it means for hardware design to arrive at elegant and efficient systems now that a robot is in control. Working at a startup gives you the chance to manifest your creativity and make a big difference in the final product. As an individual, or as the lead, you will work to ensure successful delivery of systems and assemblies, from conception through to start of production. Crucial to this success will be driving and managing key relationships with Zoox’s supplier network while Zoox maintains a lean and agile cross-functional team in-house. You will use your knowledge to direct the technical effort, your expertise to ground the team, and your excellent communication and...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 18, 2021
Zoox's Cartography team is responsible for building, curating, and maintaining our high-definition road network. This includes expanding our geofence, validating the correctness of annotated data, and responding to “world change” events to ensure our maps remain up-to-date. The Cartography team works closely with engineering teams to maintain process and content requirements. They have regular contact with the Road Network team and downstream AI teams to ensure the generated road network content produces the desired results on-vehicle. Our ideal candidate has an eye for detail, a drive for correctness, and strong communication skills. Cartographers need to be able to work cross-functionally with engineering and operations teams, bridging the gap between what the vehicle thinks and how it behaves on the road. When an issue is reported, an ideal Cartographer has the patience to troubleshoot and root-cause mapping-related issues. Responsibilities Create & Maintain Zoox’s...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 15, 2021
Zoox is looking for a highly organized and ambitious recruiting Talent Logistics Coordinator to join our Talent Operations team. This individual will partner with recruiters and hiring teams to coordinate a high volume of candidate interviews and ensure we provide an exceptional candidate experience from beginning to end. Responsibilities Partner with Zoox's team of recruiters to schedule candidate interviews (onsite, virtual, and phone) for both technical and non-technical roles Manage the onsite interview process to ensure we provide an exceptional candidate experience Work closely with recruiters and members of our People Operations team to refine existing functions and develop new programs to strengthen our hiring efforts Coordinate candidate travel and handle associated expenses as necessary Identify inefficiencies and areas for improvement in the interview process and implement appropriate solutions Other responsibilities related to Talent Logistics as required on an...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 15, 2021
As a safety research engineer focused on Crash Safety Statistics, you will help Zoox to continuously update and evolve our understanding of crash statistics, and contribute to the overall safety risk assessment that will inform decision-making in every aspect of the technology development. Responsibilities Lead statistical analysis of various automotive crash data sources including naturalistic driving data and crash databases to inform the evaluation of Zoox autonomous driving performances Improve our safety risk assessments methodology and data sources.  Develop and standardize best practices for the company. Contribute to the development and evolution of the Safety Case of Zoox technology, in close collaboration with cross-functional teams including Systems Engineers, Software and Hardware Engineering, Vehicle Engineering, Policy, Legal, etc. Qualifications M.S. or higher degree in an Engineering or Science discipline with a strong focus on Data Science, Probability...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 13, 2021
Zoox is looking for a Technical Program Manager to support the Corporate Quality & Reliability (CQR) organization. In this role, you will work cross-functionally across all organizations to help us achieve our strategic and tactical milestones. You will work with these teams and CQR to develop project schedules, identify milestones, flag risks and clearly communicate ongoing progress for the CQR deliverables. Corporate Quality & Reliability team is responsible for driving the Zoox-wide quality and reliability initiatives that are critical for Zoox to successfully develop and deploy a state-of-the- art fleet of self-driving vehicles that will serve dense urban environments. As with any startup, we move fast at Zoox, and from time to time candidates will be asked to wear many hats. We would love to hear from you if you are up for adapting to the challenges, finding innovative and creative solutions, taking on new roles as needed, and hitting deadlines. Responsibilities Work...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 13, 2021
Reliability is at the foundation of our autonomous vehicle platform. As a Field Reliability Data Analyst youwill play a key role in building the data collection and analysis architecture from the ground up tosupport the continued improvement of fleet reliability here at Zoox. Working with Zoox reliabilityengineers, hardware design engineers, service operations and our L3 and L5 vehicle fleet teams you willbe helping Zoox bring an innovative dense urban mobility service into reality. Responsibilities Collaborate with Data Science, Service, IT, and other data stakeholders to create streamlined data interfaces that ensures the capture of data necessary for reliability analytics. Understand and incorporate field reliability concepts such as parametric and non-parametric lifetime data analysis, fleet/vehicle/system availability/unavailability estimation and forecasting, repairable/non-repairable system analysis, etc. Identify and utilize proper data sources to track usage of...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 12, 2021
As a data-driven organization, Zoox is constantly striving to unlock the insights that are present within our vehicle test data. Our 3D developer tools are one of the key ways that engineers access that data and learn about what’s working or not working within the systems that they are building. We are seeking a Product Manager to help drive the development of our world-class tools. As a Product Manager for 3D Developer Tools, you will: - Be in a high impact role with the ability to dramatically accelerate the development of Zoox autonomous vehicles as we advance towards public launch. - Enable your users to unlock engineering insights from our vehicle test data. - Understand the needs of your diverse users and provide them with tools that allow them to make better, faster decisions based on readily accessible vehicle test data. - Write proposals and product requirements based on unimpeachable acceptance criteria for why we should build certain features or products....
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 11, 2021
We are looking for a technical recruiter who will help us shape, build, and scale our organization. You will recruit for a diverse set of roles spanning artificial intelligence software (computer vision, 3D perception, localization & mapping), robotics, and vehicle engineering. You will be given ownership of the entire recruiting process including managing clients, qualifying requirements, sourcing, recruiting and closing world-class engineering talent. This position requires an uncommon balance of teamwork, dedication, and interpersonal skills. You will be expected to act as an ambassador of the brand and have the ability to deliver results in a fast-paced work environment. Most importantly, you must have a genuine passion for the Zoox mission. Responsibilities You will manage the full-cycle recruiting process with an emphasis on strong hiring manager partnership and effective candidate advocacy You will source candidates, screen resumes, and evaluate candidates to...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 11, 2021
At Zoox, we know that people are the core of what we do and we’re passionate about developing people at all stages of their career lifecycle. Without our people, Zoox would not be where we are today, and will not be able to accomplish the vision and goals of the company. For this University Relations Program Manager position, we are looking for an outside the box thinker that can bring creative ideas to enhance our University Program with a focus on delivering a positive experience for candidates and interns, as well as developing strategic partnerships with institutions to drive awareness about Zoox. The goal is to build a world-class program that is scalable and sustainable for growth with the company. Responsibilities Develop a comprehensive program strategy focused on delivering a stellar candidate experience, and improving our ability to attract early in career talent Enhance and develop career development resources available to interns Develop a plan focused on creating...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 11, 2021
Zoox's Advanced Hardware Engineering team is responsible for the design, development, and productization of the sensor and computer hardware for our autonomous vehicle. As our mechanical test engineer you will be responsible for developing, documenting and executing component and system-level testing. You will collaborate with design engineers and test engineers to characterize the functional performance of Zoox computer and sensory hardware. You will be responsible for performing development tests on early prototypes and qualification testing on modules intended for vehicle use. Projects range from thermal system characterization to weather simulation. We are looking for someone who’s enthusiastic, innovative, a self-starter, and willing to take on the challenges to work with us as an exceptional mechanical test engineer. Responsibilities Write design verification plans with respect to functional, environmental, and reliability testing Design and fabricate test fixtures for use...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 08, 2021
As a Safety Research Engineer focused on safety standards and industry best-practices, you will closely engage with Zoox’s cross-functional teams to support the development of internal safety engineering processes.  You will also represent Zoox in external technical committees and working groups to contribute to the development of safety standards and best practices. Responsibilities Review and summarize existing industry safety standards and best practice activities applicable to the safety of Autonomous Driving Systems (ADS) Continue to monitor the development of safety standards and best practice activities and provide updates to Zoox’s internal stakeholders, including Engineering, User Experience, Policy, Legal, Communications, Operations, etc. Lead the development of an internal strategy and approval process for Zoox to lead, participate, and contribute to industry Safety Standards and best practice efforts Inform Zoox Leadership team on opportunities to incorporate and...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 08, 2021
Zoox is looking for software engineers to build the tools that power our autonomous ride sharing service. Our Operational Tools Team is a crucial part of Zoox’s mission to deliver autonomous ride-hailing to the world. We're building a team of highly collaborative and talented people with a diverse set of expertise. If you’re passionate about building great software that’s crucial to solving the biggest engineering challenge of our time, we'd love to chat! Fleet Management Tools : Role: Develop a scalable fleet management system that allows Zoox to remotely monitor and command our rapidly growing fleet of autonomous robotaxis. More Info: https://jobs.lever.co/zoox/501706f9-e907-4b79-9e48-a52596bb08d6 Realtime In-vehicle Visualization : Role: Develop Zoox’s core in-vehicle visualization system, inventing innovative 3D visuals that allow our operators to understand and validate what the robot sees and thinks. More Info:...
Zoox Foster City, CA
May 08, 2021
As a System Safety Engineer at Zoox, you will have the opportunity to work closely with cross-functional teams to continuously identify opportunities to improve, adapt, and apply the System Safety engineering process to guide and ensure the safe deployment of Level 5 autonomous driving technology.  You will have the opportunity to contribute to a wide range of projects that will help mature Zoox autonomous systems. Responsibilities Contribute to the definition, development, and evolution of the Safety Case of Zoox technology ahead of every development milestone, in close collaboration with cross-functional teams including other Systems Engineers, Software and Hardware Engineering, Vehicle Engineering, User Experience, Policy, Legal, Operations, etc. Perform system-level hazard analysis to identify potential safety issues that may affect the safety of the autonomous driving vehicles.   Develop and improve system architecture to prevent or mitigate identified potential safety...