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
Sep 18, 2021
As Thermal Integration Engineer at Zoox, you will be responsible for defining and integrating the systems which drive thermal system performance. In this highly cross-functional role, you will develop requirements, solve challenging thermal problems, create and test prototypes, and implement and test solutions on autonomous Zoox robots. You will analyze complex data sets and make design recommendations. You will work with a high degree of support but independence and will need to drive work of internal and external collaborators. If you are excited about solving difficult problems and have a passion for redefining the typical automotive passenger experience, we want to hear from you! Responsibilities Work with attribute leads, other integration engineers and hardware owners to develop word class autonomous vehicle thermal system Analyze physical and simulated test results and provide design recommendations to improve and optimize autonomous vehicle thermal system performance...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
The Experience Team collaborates across Zoox to define and champion the “Human Experience”. We embrace a human-centered design process that is collaborative, data driven, and iterative. We are growing a team of exceptional people to help invent and design unique solutions. We'll address new challenges around AI and define interaction paradigms to advance human experience through design. If you live and breathe design, if you care about the impact of technology in our society, if you can't stop thinking about how to help improve people's lives, and you want to work on some of the most exciting design challenges of our times to inspire and enable a better future, get in touch!We are looking for a UX Designer Intern to join our Experience Ops & Dev workstream. Our mission is to improve internal tools and processes to provide a better solution to our operators, engineers, and service to our future customers. The ideal candidate is a passionate creative thinker, who is eager to learn...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
At Zoox, as a member of the Vehicle Engineering Chassis Team, you will 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 engineering design and testing 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.The candidate will be a member of the Chassis Actuators team responsible for component and system requirements, testing and reporting, and collaborate on vehicle system integration issues. In this role, you will work closely with the Chassis Engineering team to coordinate the execution and delivery of engineering milestones by working cross functionally with Vehicle Integration and...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
The Powertrain Engineering team at Zoox is responsible for the design, development, and production of an electric powertrain specifically tailored for our autonomous mobility service. Our team has an action-biased culture marked by integrity, humility, competence, and passion for the Zoox mission and the systems we design. We are building real products here and are looking for doers to join us. As a Validation Engineer supporting High Voltage Powertrain development you will be responsible for establishing and executing a robust and rigorous validation process from requirements development through report approval. This will include managing internal and external testing resources as well as supplier-led validation activities which ensure durability, reliability, and safety targets are satisfied. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to understand the root causes of failures, identify mitigation strategies, and incorporate learnings into new designs. Responsibilities...
Zoox Banbury, UK
Sep 18, 2021
You will work with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds such as vehicle engineering, software and robotics while developing our simulation capabilities to solve key vehicle dynamics challenges. In this role, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining high fidelity multi-body vehicle dynamics models using MSC Adams and use those models to support vehicle ride & handling development. Responsibilities Develop and maintain high fidelity multi-body vehicle dynamics models using MSC Adams Support vehicle integration efforts with simulated evidence to support key vehicle development decisions Work with the vehicle hardware engineering teams to identify gaps and drive simulation improvements Create reports to quantity and track vehicle motion correlation Qualifications Master’s degree in engineering, physics, or related field 5+ years experience in multi-body vehicle dynamics package (MSC Adams or Simpack) Experience with tire modeling...
Zoox Menlo Park, CA
Sep 18, 2021
At Zoox we have set the goal to provide our customers with the highest level of safety while using our fully autonomous vehicles. You will work with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds such as robotics, control, and vehicle engineering, to deliver the vehicle performance using virtual tools and methodologies. In taking on the Vehicle Operations Associate role, you will assist with mission and vehicle setup, site efficiency, coordinating and streamlining processes in support of Vehicle Operations at Zoox. Responsibilities Vehicle testing and mileage accumulation in support of our team goals Collaborating with Team Leads, Site Leads and Dispatch on maximizing vehicle uptime Partnership with BaseOps in fueling and other mission readiness opportunities Assisting with the streamlining and coordination of plans, schedules, and tasks in alignment with high level goals Identifying risks, determining mitigations and contingencies, and reporting the status of...
Zoox San Francisco, CA
Sep 18, 2021
At Zoox we have set the goal to provide our customers with the highest level of safety while using our fully autonomous vehicles. You will work with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds such as robotics, control, and vehicle engineering, to deliver the vehicle performance using virtual tools and methodologies. In taking on the Vehicle Operations Associate role, you will assist with mission and vehicle setup, site efficiency, coordinating and streamlining processes in support of Vehicle Operations at Zoox. Responsibilities Vehicle testing and mileage accumulation in support of our team goals Collaborating with Team Leads, Site Leads and Dispatch on maximizing vehicle uptime Partnership with BaseOps in fueling and other mission readiness opportunities Assisting with the streamlining and coordination of plans, schedules, and tasks in alignment with high level goals Identifying risks, determining mitigations and contingencies, and reporting the status of...
Zoox San Francisco, CA
Sep 18, 2021
At Zoox we have set the goal to provide our customers with the highest level of safety while using our fully autonomous vehicles. You will work with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds such as robotics, control, and vehicle engineering, to deliver the vehicle performance using virtual tools and methodologies. In taking on the Vehicle Operations Training Associate role, you will assist with the AlphaOps Training Program, coordinating and streamlining processes in support of Vehicle Operations scaling needs at Zoox. Responsibilities Vehicle testing and mileage accumulation in support of our team goals Collaborating with Team Leads, Site Leads and Dispatch on maximizing training program throughput Assisting the Training Program Manager with the streamlining and coordination of plans, schedules, classroom sessions, and tasks in alignment with high level team scaling goals Identifying risks, determining mitigations and contingencies, and reporting the status...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
As an intern on the Vehicle Program Management team you will have the opportunity to work cross-functionally with teams within Vehicle Development and across the whole of the company to deliver a self-contained sub-project, as well as assisting with coordination of activities across the broader vehicle program, supporting engineering process development and/or program deliverables. Qualifications Currently working towards a B.S., M.S., Ph.D. or advanced degree in a relevant engineering program and within 1 year of graduation Minimum of a 3.5 gpa At least one previous industry internship or co-op Able to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internship Professional and positive communication skills Ability to relocate to the Bay Area, California Interns at Zoox may not use any proprietary information they are working on as part of their thesis, any published work with their university, or to be distributed to anyone outside of Zoox. Technical Qualifications Working...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
As our vehicle technician for prototyping, you will be responsible for supporting the build-out of our vehicle programs. You will support both the build-up of our vehicle test benches and prototypes. You must have a jack-of-all-trades background and be comfortable with mechanical and electrical systems. At Zoox, you will collaborate with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds in areas such as A.I. and robotics. You’ll master new technologies while working on electrical and hardware development in your area of expertise to create and refine key systems and move Zoox forward. Working at a startup gives you the chance to manifest your creativity and highly impact the final product. Qualifications 5+ years of experience in a prototyping environment Light fabrications experience (ex. making a bracket, drilling holes for rivnuts and installation) Experience with electrical harness creation, running lines, terminating circuits with connectors etc. Fundamental...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
As a vehicle test data analysis engineer at Zoox, you will dive deep in the data coming back from our fleet of vehicles in the field and prototypes driving on the test track. You will build tools and analyze data both to determine if the system meets our requirements and to validate the performance of our simulation tools. This role requires working across all parts of our stack in both simulation and real-world datasets including analyzing the signals within AI driving functions, the output of sensors, and the response of the dynamic response of the vehicle platform. Your work will be highly visible and on the critical path to enabling our driverless future. Everyday, you’ll work with a cross-functional team of vehicle test engineers, simulation tool developers, software engineers, system engineers, and more. Cross-functional collaboration will be key to successfully gathering data, generating analyses, validating simulation results, and driving continuous improvement of our...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
At Zoox, we have set the goal to provide our customers with the highest level of safety while using our fully autonomous vehicles. You will work with a team of world-class engineers with diverse backgrounds such as robotics, control, and vehicle engineering, to deliver the vehicle performance using virtual tools and methodologies. In taking on ownership of the vehicle test equipment, you will be an integral link to successfully validating the Zoox vehicle. Responsibilities You will own defining requirements for test support equipment to allow testing to be conducted safely and efficiently. You will validate test support equipment on vehicles. You will conduct vehicle performance assessments and function validation, and document and follow up on issues identified. You will manage and execute vehicle-level testing activities to support integration attribute teams. Qualifications Engineering degree with 8+ years hands on experience in vehicle development. Excellent...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
As a vehicle test engineer at Zoox, you will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to develop and deploy systems that enable and support autonomous driving. You will be responsible for developing and executing vehicle-level testing for autonomous safety-critical systems. Responsibilities Develop and execute the technical and logistical planning of vehicle tests including cross-functional coordination with other teams: vehicle engineering, operations, software, and sensors Design efficient test programs to achieve test coverage of requirements and scenarios, drawing on simulation, and analysis where possible Maintain traceability between requirements, test cases, and results Design, develop, and operate test equipment and instrumentation systems Troubleshoot and debug issues in the field, and trace failures to correct subsystems Perform test data analysis and report test results. Define and develop automated data extraction tools to streamline analysis and reporting...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
Zoox is looking for a vehicle test engineer intern to join our System Design and Mission Assurance (SDMA) team. In this role, you will be working with members of the Vehicle Verification and Validation team to develop and deploy systems that enable and support autonomous driving. You will work on developing and executing driving scenarios with Zoox vehicles to evaluate safe autonomous driving behaviors. Requirements Currently working towards a B.S., M.S., Ph.D. or advanced degree in a relevant engineering program and within 1 year of graduation. For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors Minimum of a 3.5 gpa (unofficial transcripts required) Able to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internship Professional and positive communication skills Ability to relocate to the Bay Area, California Interns at Zoox may not use any proprietary information they are working on as part of their thesis, any published work with their university, or to be distributed to...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
Zoox's Industrial Design is a team of dreamers and creators who believe in the beauty, function and value that good design can bring to the world. We are focused on the pursuit of mobility for all through our vehicle and hardware design. We champion a philosophy of balance and harmony in our products to delight the individual and create a positive impact on the greater community. As a member of this team you will be joining our efforts to embrace these principles and design the future of Zoox autonomous mobility. Your skills and experience as a VR Designer will support the Industrial Design team evaluate and explore conceptual and production vehicle designs. You will be tasked with managing 3D data from designers, preparing designs, static and animated scenes for review, and creating realistic shaders and materials for evaluation. In addition, you’ll be supporting cross functional team requests from Engineering, User Experience and Manufacturing when VR can provide development...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
As a Workplace Operations and Occupancy Planner on the Places and Build team, you will be responsible for gathering pre- and post-occupancy data, providing data analysis and reports, real estate asset strategy and management, providing leadership of IWMS system operations including moves/adds/changes for the Zoox workplace and R&D real estate portfolio. This role is pivotal to our real estate portfolio strategy, planning and execution. The role will be based in Foster City, CA on the Places and Build team, with the requirement to visit sites as necessary to collect information and facilitate work. This position requires leadership in real estate occupancy planning and management, with strength in cross-functional collaboration, data analysis, communications and program management.Facilities include those in Foster City, Fremont, San Francisco, and additional properties within the Zoox real estate portfolio. Responsibilities Meeting with users and leadership to review current...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
Zoox's Cartography team is responsible for building, curating, and maintaining our high-definition road network. This includes expanding our geofences, validating the correctness of annotated data, and responding to “world change” events to ensure our maps remain up-to-date. The Operations Manager is the leader of the Cartography team. As an Operations Manager, you will be responsible for a growing team of Cartographers and the growth/maintenance of our road network data product. You will work closely with other engineering teams to ensure the ZRN content pipeline is efficient and we are able to meet our core mapping priorities (accuracy, speed, scale). You will also be responsible for driving the growth and maintenance of our geofences. Our ideal candidate is a leader with demonstrated experience in building and scaling high-performance teams and processes. Responsibilities Manage the careers & growth of Cartographers Manage day-to-day mapping operations Participate...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
Zoox's Road Network team is responsible for developing the tools and infrastructure necessary to build, curate, and manage our high definition road network. This road network is critical to autonomous driving and contains the semantic map information that our fleet uses to navigate real streets in multiple cities, with centimeter precision, every day. Our engineers’ work is foundational to driving autonomously, enabling many other AI teams in the Software org, as well as an internal team of Cartographers (map creators). The ZRN team treats our maps as a living data product, promptly shipping content updates whenever the world changes. Requirements Currently working towards a B.S., M.S., Ph.D. or advanced degree in a relevant engineering program and within 1 year of graduation. For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors Minimum of a 3.5 gpa Able to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internship Professional and positive communication skills Ability to...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
The Experience Team collaborates across Zoox to define and champion the “Human Experience”. We embrace a human-centered design process that is collaborative, data driven, and iterative. We are growing a team of exceptional people to help invent and design unique solutions. We'll address new challenges around AI and define interaction paradigms to advance human experience through design. If you live and breathe design, if you care about the impact of technology in our society, if you can't stop thinking about how to help improve people's lives, and you want to work on some of the most exciting design challenges of our times to inspire and enable a better future, get in touch!In this role, you will invent and design innovative solutions to create experiences that will enable our developers to test and validate software that is mission-critical in a safe and effective manner. You will make strategic decisions and run the design process on key projects and initiatives. You will lead and...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 18, 2021
As Thermal Attribute Lead you will play a critical role in developing solutions for everything thermal on Zoox robots. You will lead the efforts of integration engineers in the areas of Cabin Comfort, Heat Protection, and Thermal Systems Integration. You will lead the cascade of requirements to subsystems and components, and lead the efforts to develop, test, and validate the delivered solutions. You will report regularly to leadership the status of the attributes and progress to attribute goals. If you are excited about solving difficult problems and have a passion for redefining the typical automotive passenger experience, we want to hear from you! Responsibilities Lead vehicle level thermal attribute target setting Lead requirements cascade to subsystems and components, and reciprocal acceptance of the following robot attributes: Heat Protection/Heat Management, HVAC/Cabin Comfort, & robot thermal systems (heating and cooling) Lead all advanced concept thermal attribute...