Zoox

  • Foster City, CA
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 17, 2019
In this role you will take on the management and design responsibilities to ensure that all packaging coming to Zoox is optimized for protection of product and minimal cost. To accomplish this, you will collaborate with suppliers and other teams within Zoox. Since this role is unique within Zoox, the team will look to you as an authority on packaging design. RESPONSIBILITIES Determine the most logical packaging design responsibilities (Zoox / Supplier)Manage supplier packaging design and development process, and own Zoox packaging design responsibilitiesDetermine best method of shipping (returnable versus disposable)Ensure that packaging interfaces with custom production automation equipment and material handling equipmentSupport automation equipment design as part of the project team developing new custom automation equipmentWork with the Vehicle Engineering team to understand part design in order to develop highly optimized packaging solutions for a wide range of partsDevelop and execute packaging validation and approval process QUALIFICATIONS Experienced with packaging design for a wide range of part sizes, shapes and weightsExperienced with domestic and international packaging regulationsPackaging design experience with thermo-formed trays, steel racks and returnable dunnageKnowledgeable about packaging design for logistics optimizationExperience working with a production organizationReady to get into the details to understand and solve technical problemsReady to turn a wrench as needed to get the job doneStrong communicatorB.S. or M.S. in Packaging Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent5+ years of Packaging CAD Design experience (SolidWorks, Catia)Automation equipment design experience is a plus
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 16, 2019
As Change Management Lead you will interface with engineers from various disciplines to lead the definition and maintenance of the Vehicle Bill of Materials. You will work with stakeholders to manage the processing of Vehicle Change Orders and correct configuration of vehicles according to the change definition. Responsibilities Work with Product Engineering to accurately define, validate, and maintain the Vehicle Bill of MaterialsDrive engineers to complete and validate part attribute data and supporting documents within the PLM SystemCoordinate with engineers in the correct creation and processing of Product Changes in the Vehicle BoMAdvise and assist stakeholders on the Change Process and assist in correct completion of changesTrack and report Change Order status to ensure changes are implemented efficiently and on timeWork with production planners to validate and correct product configurations during product launch and buildDrive improvement of robust BoM and Change Management processes Qualifications 8+ years’ experience working with BoMs and formal change management processesIn-depth understanding of product BoM structure.Understanding of Product Change Management and impact analysis in a manufacturing environmentExperience working with PLM and Database Applications and data structuresAbility to use complex logic functions, lookup tables, and pivot tables to create reports and validate dataSkilled with Microsoft Office Bonus Qualifications An engineering background and experience in automotive/aerospace/robotics industries
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 16, 2019
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 Own testing support equipment to allow testing to be conducted efficiently.Act as project manager to scope, develop, and deliver hardware to operate Zoox test vehicles, and monitor systems on test vehicles.Support installation and troubleshooting of vehicle test equipment.Conduct vehicle performance assessments and function validation, and provide feedback for improvement opportunities.Maintain documentation of vehicle activities, operator guides, and other information resources.Train operators in vehicle usage. Qualifications Engineering degree with 8+ years hands on experience in vehicle development.Excellent communications skills to coordinate engineering groups in testing needs.Excellent organizational skills to manage vehicles and hardware for a vehicle development organization.Knowledge of electrical systems, including CAN. Bonus Qualifications Complete vehicle testing.
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 16, 2019
The Business Applications Support Manager is responsible for leading the outsourced application support teams to provide excellent customer service and resolve all incident service requests. Zoox is currently implementing S/4 HANA Cloud for ERP and running Workday for HR. Multiple business applications, cloud and on-premise are planned for implementation later this year as well. The manager will work with the user community in prioritizing service requests based on value to the business and or business impact. And orchestrate the User Acceptance Test and manage the monthly release to production. The manager will monitor support status and conduct quarterly support review with outsourced service providers. Responsibilities Quarterly business review with outsourced support team for continuous improvement on quality, throughput, and knowledge management of the service ticketsHelp to manage overall prioritizations between production incidents/problems, release management, upgrades, and new application implementationBuild and manage the IT Application Support Team’s roadmapLead and triage incidents and service requests assigned to team queues in JIRAContinuous improvement to the JIRA ticket format for better clarity of the requirement and to reduce processing cycle timeDevelop knowledge management database for employee self service of incidents, and knowledge transfer for offsite support teamConduct monthly meetings with super users and support team for monthly production release and support status updateBalance the workload of service requests and the headcounts of support teamTrack progress of assigned tickets with a focus on meeting delivery deadlines and SLA’sTrack and report on metrics for tickets assigned to and handled by the Application Support teamServe as a point of escalation for customer incidents; ensuring the appropriate resources are engaged for timely action and proper traction Qualifications 5+ years of corporate IT application support management experience working with offsite support teams for different business applications8+ years of support experience with Cloud solutions, ERP and/or similar business applications. Knowledge of S4 HANA Cloud is a plusExcellent written and verbal skills. Able to quickly and concisely communicate with senior management on technical issues in non-technical terms and to run large conference calls during troubleshooting with a wide range of personnel and management levelsSupply chain expertise in a manufacturing organizationFlexibility in working hours to interact with offshore support teamProficiency with Microsoft Office applications or Google G Suite applicationsStrong analytical, organizational and problem-solving skillsStrong communication and interpersonal skills Bonus Qualifications Experience working in the automotive industry, and/or Business-to-Consumer service industryExperience with enterprise-scale operations and maintenance environments.BS/BA degree or equivalent experienceHighly motivated and self-directed individual with the ability to drive process improvementStrong analytical, communications skillsAbility to think big picture; view issues and situations with a broad perspectivePartner with other business leaders to guide conversations and best practices around operational best practices
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 16, 2019
As part of the EE Systems Integration team, we will collectively be responsible for assuring that electrical, electronic, and mechatronic systems are defined, specified, manufactured and integrated into systems and vehicles with a maximum of reliability and performance.  We foster communication amongst teams and work cross-functionally to deliver robust electrical and electronic systems to Zoox. Our team is collaborative, open and always interested in learning something new. You’ll be part of a passionate team dedicated to making cities safer, smarter and more sustainable.   As EE Systems Integration Engineer, you will work with a team at the cutting edge of integrating our complex electrical systems into autonomous driving machines.  You will be responsible for synthesizing vehicle product requirements into a real low voltage architecture and for developing, validating and nurturing that architecture into production.   You will do this by engaging cross-functional teams and holding yourself, teammates and the larger organization accountable for meeting requirements. We are a small team, and you will also be responsible as an expert on a handful of systems on the vehicle, enabling you to deep dive into functional integration topics that bring hardware to life. Responsibilities Develop novel architectures and communications interfaces to solve complex HMI or EE systems interactionsCreate novel networking interfaces for next-generation connected vehicle applicationsEngage the design and development engineers across the engineering organization to ensure the relevant subsystems are designed with appropriate requirements, interfaces and interactions to achieve specific vehicle functions. Break down new, high ­level feature requests into sub­system and component level requirements, and drive the implementation, testing and release of these features against Zoox firmware release planReview potential failure modes and effects to influence these requirementsDevelop overall validation strategy for these features and work with validation teams to ensure test coverage is implemented for future firmware releasesWork cross­-functionally across mechanical, electrical, system architecture, firmware development and firmware validation teams to understand new component ­level hardware changes which are being developed and how to support them for production and field deploymentDevelop and execute firmware/hardware integration test plans on new hardware components and firmware features to rapidly retire risk from new designsDig into data and source code to identify and debug issues at the system level and propose robust solutionsConduct initial system bring-up and perform integration tests at the vehicle level to validate design assumptionsDevelop early prototypes and test benches to de-risk new technologies Qualifications BS or higher in electrical/electronics engineering, or equivalent2-5 years of experience in systems design, systems architecture, systems integration or related fieldExperience debugging complex electrical, electronic and software controlled systemsExperience diagnosing CAN, LIN or Ethernet network issuesExperience in MATLAB, Python, C++ or equivalent tools for modeling and analysisAble to communicate complex technical issues in simple, definitive and accurate terms Bonus Qualifications Experience with Vector toolsExperience in failure analysis, fault trees or hazard and risk analysis
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 14, 2019
As Manager of System V&V (verification and validation) at Zoox you will define and implement how autonomous vehicles are tested. You are responsible for ensuring the system is tested using a V&V process that results in end-to-end traceability of both functional safety targets and product requirements, and which will ultimately lead to vehicle certification.You will be working with various hardware and software engineering teams to release safety-critical features and products with urgency and high quality. Responsibilities Lead and develop an engineering team that is responsible to define and perform system level verification and validation, and to ensure safety compliance of our features and productsEstablish strategic plans, objectives and clear deliverables for the system V&V team, covering system verification, robustness testing and regression testingPlan, prepare and execute system level hardware and software testing, including hardware-in-the-loop and on-vehicle testingDevelop tools and methods for conducting system tests and analyzing data for safety-critical applicationsDrive optimizations in the various test processes to increase coverage, quality and efficiencyInterface with multi-functional engineering teams to develop test systems and ensure test coverage Qualifications Collaborative team player with strong written and in-person communication skillsB.S. or higher degree in Aerospace, Automotive, Robotics, Computer Science, Electrical, Mechanical, or Systems Engineering12+ years of test engineering experience in the automobile, aerospace or medical device industry, with 5+ of these years in people managementExtensive experience developing and executing test plans for complex safety-critical systems and regression testingAnalytical skills and experience with system level failure analysis and root cause analysis Bonus Qualifications Experience with product development cycle management from concept to product manufacturing and deploymentSystem validation experience according to standards such as: ISO-26262, ARP4754A, ARP4761, DO-178C, DO-254, IEC 61508Formal Qualification TestingAerospace, automotive or medial systems certification experience
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 14, 2019
The Senior PLM Analyst is a member of the Vehicle Development team. This person will support a broad range of activities establishing processes, methodologies, and standards for CAD, PLM and Product Data management. You will proactively develop and document new Methods, as well as mentor and train users in established CAD and PLM methodologies. The employee will also work with various engineering organizations in a daily support role to help resolve issues with CATIA, 3DExperience PLM, and other data systems platforms. Responsibilities Elicitation of requirements and continuous improvement of CATIA Modeling, Drafting, and PLM methodologies, and best practices for product engineering groups.Work with Key Business Users and IT Implementation engineers to define, validate, and deploy improvement packages for CAD and PLM systems.Develop documentation and perform training and targeted mentoring to key users of the PLM and Enterprise Systems ecosystem.Provide daily support to help engineers resolve errors, understand methods, and function efficiently in CATIA and PLM environments.Automate and streamline data management and data sharing processes within and between organizations. Qualififcations 8+ years experience working with and deploying improvements to CAD Data and enterprise scale PLM/PDM data systems.In depth experience in CATIA modeling and drawing standards best practices and data management for complex products.Ability and desire to work cross-functionally with engineering data authors and downstream data customers to resolve issues holistically. Bonus Qualifications Design Engineering background and experience in automotive/aerospace/robotics industries.Coding skills and experience writing and maintaining CATIA Macros and Automations.
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 14, 2019
Advanced Hardware Engineering architects, designs, develops and is responsible for successful launch of state-of-the-art hardware systems required for enabling autonomous mobility. The Firmware Engineering Manager is responsible for embedded software development for hardware testing to ensure consistent and robust embedded systems within the Advanced Hardware Engineering team. New challenges arise everyday that require the sharp problem-solving skills of talented and smart individuals. The team features a collaborative and hands-on environment that fosters engineering excellence, creativity, and innovation. Responsibilities Lead the development of embedded software for hardware developed by Advanced Hardware Engineering (AHE) team.Go into the intricate details of interdependencies of software/firmware development, EE design, hardware development and testing. Develop all phases of the software development cycle including concept, prototyping, requirements, design, implementation, validation, and maintenance related to hardware testing. Work closely with the test team who perform different phases of testingResponsible for developing end of line testing and validation firmware and deploy them on 3rd party facilities (e.g. contract manufacturers) Recruit and train talented engineers to build a world-class teamEngage and collaborate cross-functionally with hardware engineering, firmware engineering, software engineering, suppliers, and other experts to deliver robust software solutions.Manage relationships with 3rd party vendorsActively participate in design qualification with reliability and validation team and support design for functional safety Qualifications Bachelor's, Master's of PhD degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or equivalent experience6 + years experience developing real-time embedded software for distributed electro-mechanical systemsProven track record on developing firmware on multiple embedded operating systems (Embedded Linux, QNX, SafeRTOS etc.)3+ years engineering management experience though at least one full product development cycleExcellent leadership, teamwork , communication, project management, and problem solving skillsDemonstrated ability to function as a technical contributor while managing a teamFamiliarity with modern software development methodologies and tools (Agile, Git, unit testing, CI, etc.) Bonus Qualifications Advanced degree in EngineeringExperience with  automotive firmware development 10 years' experience in progressively complex engineering and R&D rolesExperience with NXP, STM and Infineon automotive processors and micro-controllers
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 13, 2019
About Zoox Zoox is a robotics company developing fully-autonomous vehicles and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine-learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We believe the transition to self-driving vehicles requires a combination of elegant vision and uncompromising execution. The Role The HRIS Analyst will guide the People Experience team to operational excellence by partnering with the Head of Total Rewards in developing a Technology roadmap that builds for the future. This role will refine and evolve our current systems to optimize our user experience while facilitating increasing demands that come with scale. Client management is crucial as this role will interface with stakeholders across the organization. Responsibilities Act as liaison between People Experience and IT and/or third-party systems vendorsLead our organization through People systems implementations and upgrades, from project planning, configuration, build, QA/testing, go-live and ongoing system maintenance and administrationBe the subject matter expert in HR systems by researching and assessing technology needs, identifying systems/process improvements, and delivering technological solutions that support operational excellenceBe the project manager by setting objectives and timelines, gathering cross-functional consensus on deliverables, and managing expectations throughout the process.Manage vendor relationships and third-party support in the ongoing maintenance of WD components. Collaborate with third party vendors to troubleshoot and deliver effective solutions.Support development of post-go-live initiatives in WorkdayHistoric data migration from legacy systems Into WorkdayWorkday Systems Integrations with SAP, Benefits, etc.Develop and improve modules, e.g. Advanced Comp & Performance ManagementStreamline Workday configurations to support business processes (on-boarding, performance, compensation, open-enrollment, ATS, etc.)Create integration & project roadmap to implement additional Workday components that align with employee lifecycle (Onboarding, Benefits, Talent Management, Compensation, etc.)Optimize Core HCM to support evolving organizational structures (cost centers and organizational hierarchy, compensation bands and levels, etc.) Enable future headcount and workforce planning and development – requisition management/open positions etc.  Set agenda and project manage cross functional projects  Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field5+ years experience managing development and maintenance of various aspects of the Workday system (talent, comp, HCM, benefits, absence, performance, and a little payroll adjacent experience would be a plus)Experience in gathering systems requirements, process mapping, and gap analysisExperience working with integration architecture, including inbound and outbound processes, EIBs, Studio, Connectors, etc.
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 09, 2019
The Director of People Ops will be responsible for critical aspects of people management and program implementation across all organizations. We are looking for an experienced People influencer with the ability to build, maintain and refine the Zoox policies, programs and infrastructure that support Zoox’s culture. Total Rewards (comp + ben), L&D, HR Analytics, HR Systems Responsibilities Own the delivery and effectiveness of core HR processes and responsibilities across all employee life-cycle activities such as benefits administration, compliance / policy management, immigration, office management, payroll, and 401k administration Manage and develop the People Ops and Office Management team members Develop and maintain programs for on-boarding, performance management, employee engagement, and professional development Proactively and thoughtfully address workplace and employee relations issues on an individual and systematic basis Ensure compliance with applicable labor and employment laws and regulations Develop and manage thoughtful people policies and practices that fairly balance the interests of all team members and are consistent with the culture of the company Drive company-wide initiatives to increase employee satisfaction and productivity Requirements 10+ years of HR experience including 3+ years of management experience in the tech industryStrong HR functional expertise; knowledgeable on employment law matters, employment legislation, and compliance management The ability to communicate effectively to all stakeholders and to build relationships at all levels of the organization Comfortable as a “hands-on” manager and willing to roll up your sleeves to get things done Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills while exercising sound judgement Proven experience handling confidential and sensitive information with the ability to exercise discretion and show good judgment; honesty, integrity, and trust building behaviors in all dealings is essential and required. Effective time management and organization skillsBA/BS degree or equivalent experience is required
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 08, 2019
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 Plan and execute autonomous vehicle tests on test tracks, coordinating with multiple teams including vehicle engineering, operations, software and sensor teamsDesign efficient test programs to achieve test coverage of requirements and scenarios, drawing on simulation and analysis where possibleMaintain traceability between requirements, test cases and resultsDesign, develop and operate test equipment and instrumentation systemsTroubleshoot and debug issues in the field, and trace failures to correct subsystemsIdentify, track and resolve test issues with cross-functional development teamsDefine and develop automated data extraction tools to streamline analysis and reporting Qualifications B.S. or higher degree in Automotive Engineering, Aerospace, Robotics, Computer Science, Electrical, Mechanical, or Systems EngineeringAnalytical skills and hands-on experience 3+ years of test engineering experience in the automobile, robotics, aerospace or medical device industryCross-disciplinary, cross functional background and curiosityAerospace or Automotive experimental project implementation experience as a system engineer in one of the following areas: system architecture, integration and test, subsystem, or equivalent Bonus Qualifications Experience developing integration and test plans and procedures for safety critical robotic systems and/or autonomous vehiclesExperience with scripting and/or systems programming language: Python, C, C++Experience with AB Dynamics test equipmentFormal Qualification Testing or aerospace, automotive or medial systems certification experience
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 08, 2019
As a safety analysis platform software engineer, you will build tools and frameworks that support the development of the Zoox perception and planning software. You will work on a cross-functional team, collaborating with  engineers from diverse backgrounds such as AI, robotics, planning, control, localization, computer vision, simulation, and automated testing. You’ll master new technologies while working on code, algorithms, and research in your area of expertise to create and refine key systems that move Zoox forward. Qualifications A Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant subject such as Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace EngineeringCompetence in PythonExperience with C/C++Strong mathematical skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skills Bonus Qualifications Strong skills in probability and statisticsExperience with simulation and testing frameworksData Science or Machine Learning experience
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 08, 2019
As a Software System Integrity Engineer, you will develop, maintain, and enforce the Systems Engineering processes for design, development, and validation of our driving software. You will work across engineering disciplines — machine learning, planning and control, firmware, hardware design, vehicle engineering — to analyze architectures, develop system requirements, and ensure their proper allocation, traceability, and verification in the final product. You will help define and develop the tooling to support these goals.  Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Science, Engineering, or related fields1 year of Systems Engineering experience, ideally in aerospace / defense / medical devices or a similar safety-critical environmentExperience in developing, managing, and decomposing requirements at all levelsCompetence in using a requirements management tool — e.g. Polarion, Doors, JAMA — for requirement management and documentationExcellent communication skills with a variety of technical audiences Bonus Qualifications Experience with Polarion administrationExperience with complex software and hardware architecturesPractical software development experience
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 08, 2019
This position is part of the EE Systems and Powertrain team in Vehicle Engineering. You will work closely with electrical engineers throughout the design cycle of in-house developed electronics for Zoox’s robots.  Your focus will span from defining test plans to designing and running PCBA level tests. You will use internal and external standards to define appropriate test thresholds, track testing, as well as drive test coverage. You will also be involved in root causing board failures, sometimes leading you deep into the vehicle architecture. Responsibilities Write detailed test plans and procedures for environmental and mechanical tests.Develop test scripts, data acquisition, and test fixtures to support prototype and production testing of our ECU’s.Analyze test results, work with design teams to conduct failure analysis and implement any needed mitigations.Procure and operate test equipment to simulate environmental conditions of road vehicles. Qualifications BS in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics.Experience in testing automotive or consumer electronics.Experience programming Python.Experience with Altium or equivalent PCB CAD package.Experience with hardware interfaces such as I2C, SPI, CAN, RS232, Ethernet. Bonus Qualifications Experience with shock, vibration, thermal,  or other environmental testing.Experience with CAD software (Solid Works or CATIA).
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 07, 2019
About the Program Management Office at Zoox: The PMO supports some of the most complex, challenging, and cross-functional decisions and programs at Zoox. When needed, members of the PMO will roll up their sleeves and work hand-in-hand with engineering and operations to solve issues that arise. We pride ourselves on our ability to take complexity and translate that into meaningful actions and high-quality, timely decisions. We have a strong track record of helping the organization execute more effectively across a number of different programs and initiatives. We do this through clear thinking, problem solving, implementing improved operational measures and influencing and coaching tactics.   Responsibilities Work with department leaders to translate the top-down corporate strategy and milestones into detailed product road maps, timelines, and deliverablesWork with cross-functional leaders and finance to define and then track resource requirements (headcount and budget)Ensure every team understands what they need to deliver at all timesDefine and manage process and regular meetingsEstablish standard reports to provide concise and effective communications to key stakeholders on program status, issues/risks, and accomplishmentsEnsure problems are transparent and risks are identified and proactively ensure that risk mitigating actions are on-going within the engineering teamsSet the agenda for key decisions to be made at each meeting to eliminate bottlenecks and retire risksSupport key decisions working cross-functionally across engineering, finance, and strategy to reach the right conclusions Qualifications BS or MS degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience5+ years of experience in engineering, program management, or management consultingExperience with hardware development and manufacturing processesPrior experience working with contract manufacturers (CMs) Bonus Qualiifications Strong track-record in managing complex cross-functional projectsProficient in tools required to manage complex projects (i.e. Gantt charts)Strong references that highlight your ability to build strong working relationships with senior leaders and engineers across functions and departmentsAn ability to keep the big picture in focus and to provide clear, well-structured, and concise communications tailored to each appropriate audienceAbility to manage confidential information
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 06, 2019
The Marketing Manager is part of the Marketing Team within Global Communications. We are looking for a seasoned professional who is able to solve challenges in creative ways. You will be responsible for developing and implementing the channel marketing plan, managing the implementation of new channels and co-marketing partnerships, and support efforts in PR events, CRM and marketing tools. You will work with a cross-functional team to deliver cohesive Zoox communications and brand perception. As Zoox grows, you will be responsible for implementing digital advertising campaigns, measuring their success and driving future growth via insights gathered. Responsibilities Further develop a channel marketing plan for Zoox in collaboration with internal and external marketing partners, to increase our brand profile.Partner with our communications manager, social media lead and external marketing partners to build out a roadmap for new channels.Management of the Zoox website, including content, SEO and analytics.Measure coverage, engagement, reach, and conversion across target channels, to optimize and iterate over time.Work with our design team to coordinate creative projects including marketing and brand collateral.Develop a co-marketing playbook for partnerships and activations; evaluating and coordinating opportunities as they arise.Support PR and marketing event engagement including leading the coordination of anchor events across the year.Support the efforts and implementation of a CRM and marketing automation tools. Qualifications 5+ years of relevant marketing experienceStrong understanding of digital and channel marketing functionsAbility to analyze marketing campaigns and implement insights Strong copywriting abilitiesExcellent attention to detailEnjoy working with dynamic, cross-functional teamsExperience working across teams in a fast-paced environmentAppreciation for wonderful user experiences and brand identities
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 06, 2019
As a software engineer on TeleOps, you’ll build telemetry and remote control systems for the first generation of autonomous vehicles. You’ll develop the human machine platform and user interface that enables collaboration between human and vehicle. Your work will be essential to making autonomous vehicles handle the most challenging edge cases safe for human passengers. Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related fieldExperience developing UIs with C++Extensive experience with programming and algorithm design Bonus Qualifications Master’s degree in Computer Science or related fieldExperience with Unreal Engine 4Experience with 3D visualizationExperience with Javascript
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 06, 2019
Zoox is developing the next generation of mobility - fully autonomous electric vehicles, designed from the ground up to provide an unprecedented experience for passengers and cities. A service to help shift society away from personal vehicle ownership, towards shared, autonomous, electric transportation. The Experience Team works 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 As Zoox’s Senior Researcher in the Experience team, you will join a team of designers and researchers to invent and design innovative solutions that our customers will choose and love. You will work across the org to make strategic decisions and run the design process on key workstreams and initiatives. You will lead and champion a human-centered design process and culture. As a Senior Researcher in Zoox’s Experience team, you will represent the voice of the customer at Zoox. You will work across the org to define and run research studies to provide valuable and actionable insights. You will collaborate with other researchers and champion a human-centered design culture and inform the design delightful and impactful experiences that solve real needs. Responsibilities Identify relevant user insights that help us make decisions with confidence, reduce risks, and stay focused on what matters the mostOrganize and conduct a range of research studies using a mix of qualitative and quantitative methodsGain a deep understanding of both our internal and external customers and help the organization understand their context, intent, and needs Champion a Human-Centered design culture across the companyAlign research goals and timelines with key internal decisions and deadlines in a rapidly growing companySynthesize and communicate research insights to inform product decisions across different audiences and varying levels of the organization Qualifications 8+ years of relevant user research experience in a commercial organizationExperience with both qualitative and quantitative researchExperience conducting field studies Passion for exploring emerging technologies and making a positive impact on customers’ lives through your work Bonus Qualifications Experience with Market ResearchExperience in AutomotiveBackground in Human-Machine InteractionExperience working with AI
Zoox Foster City, CA
Nov 06, 2019
Intern
In this role, you'll help us build novel architectures for classifying and understanding the complex and dynamic environments in our cities. You'll have access to the best sensor data in the world and an incredible infrastructure for testing and validating your algorithms. Our Perception team is comprised Lidar, Radar, Prediction, Vision, and Tracking. Interns will be placed on teams based off of a combination of interest, technical proficiency, and relevant experience. Qualifications Currently working towards a degree in a relevant engineering program and within 1 year of graduationMinimum of a 3.5 gpaAt least one previous industry internship or co-opAble to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internshipProfessional and positive communication skillsAbility 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 Advanced understanding of C++ Experience with modern computer vision techniquesExtensive experience with programming and algorithm designStrong mathematics skillsExtensive experience with programming and algorithm design
Zoox San Carlos, CA
Nov 06, 2019
The Manufacturing Engineering Manager is to provide the leadership, experience, and guidance required to drive the Manufacturing process and production methods required to deliver high-quality, best-in-class build prototype sensor and compute hardware with a high level of reliability. This mission includes management of product configurations, manufacturing process definition and continual improvement of both new and existing products, formulating realistic and acceptable schedules, and continually ensuring product quality. You will apply your expertise and knowledge in mechanical engineering, robotics, automotive, and/or computer science to develop manufacturing processes. The position reports to the Director,  Advanced Hardware Manufacturing Operations.  Responsibilities Support the introduction of new AHMO hardware through development of production assembly/test/inspection procedures, fixtures, and equipment.Take ownership of new products during the pilot production phase through successful product releases. This includes driving new product introduction schedules, resolving manufacturability issues, and driving improvements in cost and efficiency.Provide product and process DFM (Design for Manufacturing) input to Product Development Engineering to enhance manufacturability and control product cost.Provide a bridge between Product Development and Manufacturing in product configuration managementMethodical troubleshooting and management/optimization of manufacturing operations.Construct and adhere to schedule and plansIdentify opportunities and present solutions to improve process flowPrepare and present clear and understandable reports to members of senior management regarding status, progress, issues, mitigation plans, and suggested solutionsTalent management including coaching, development, and training of engineers and technicians.Create an efficient manufacturing assembly flow, specifying and/or refining BOMs, workflow processes, and detailed MPI work instructions.Establish and develop concept process, including, estimated standard time and costs Provide technical support analyzing and/or performing failure analysis for discrepant production components, assemblies, and field returns.Lead/participate in continuous improvement initiatives focused on material cost reduction, capacity enhancement, and streamlining of the supply chain. Qualifications A BS in Engineering or related technical (or equivalent knowledge) and 12 years directly related experienceExperience in a leadership roleStrong CAD skillset with a vision for early manufacturing production.Enthusiasm for getting “hands-on” with product assembly and production equipment Experience design and implementation of manufacturing fixtures and tools.Experience following and implementing design control processes.Experience with maintaining design history files.Design and/or process verification, validation, and testing.Accomplished using Lean principles such as lean six sigma, mistake proofing, 5S, GMPExperience performing value stream mapping and time studies to improve material flow to increase productivity. Experience justifying and implementing robotics to automate processes.