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 Fremont, CA
Sep 24, 2020
As our Manufacturing Systems Engineer, you will be required to participate in the implementation and execution of firmware installation and diagnostic systems to bring up, validate and test the electrical and firmware systems of a vehicle as well as perform the End of Line diagnostics during the manufacturing process.  Responsibilities Develop and implement a system to install, bring up and test the vehicle Electronic Control Unit (ECU) firmware and Primary Control Unit (PCU) software during manufacturing processes. Develop and implement a system to bring up and validate the vehicle electrical system during manufacturing processes. Develop and implement a system to manage End-of-Line (EOL) test equipment and perform diagnostics on the data collected by EOL systems. Work closely with multidisciplinary engineers to collect and interpret the component and vehicle level requirements and to translate them into a scalable system level validation procedure to be performed during the...
Zoox San Carlos, CA
Sep 22, 2020
Zoox is looking for a Technical Program Manager to support our hardware development effort. 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. Our Advanced Hardware Manufacturing Operations team is in charge of manufacturing the custom hardware that goes into Zoox’s future fleet of self-driving vehicles, and we're looking for someone who can assist our team in keeping all the circuit boards and assembly projects in order. 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 22, 2020
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 on our operation 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. You will represent the voice of the customer at Zoox, and work across the org to define and run research studies to provide valuable and actionable insights. You will collaborate with other researchers to designers to influence delightful and impactful experiences that solve real needs. Responsibilities Organize and conduct a range of research studies using a mix of qualitative and quantitative methods Identify relevant user insights that help us make decisions with confidence, reduce risks, and stay focused on what matters the most Gain a deep understanding of our internal customers and related...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 22, 2020
As an intern on the IT Applications team, you will help the team as it owns and runs a growing number of large and unique applications supporting many areas of the company (Manufacturing, Vehicle Development, People & Culture, and more). This team is seen as application and IT systems experts; as an intern you'll be surrounded by exceptional peers, and have plenty of opportunity to grow and challenge your skillset. Internship Requirements 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 Requirements Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer engineering,...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 22, 2020
As an intern on the Closures team, you will have the opportunity to work on the development of the next generation of mobility vehicles. Depending on the time of year you're interning, you will have the opportunity to work on number of different projects including subsystem, system and vehicle level testing; door structures, roof systems, sealing, and the integration of these systems into a brand new vehicle architecture. Internship Qualifications Working towards a degree in Mechanical Engineering, or related field 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. Role Qualifications Experience with design in a...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
Zoox is transitioning from a world of human operated vehicles to a world of autonomous vehicles. As an intern on this team, you will not only support existing methods of autonomous vehicle control, but also explore new dynamics and controls frameworks possible when unconstrained by a human driver. You will also have the opportunity to work on the vehicle’s longitudinal and lateral dynamics and other interior/exterior components. You work closely with other teams within the company, such as the trajectory planner team, to define suitable interfaces for the controls tasks. Qualifications Currently working towards a 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
As an intern on the Vehicle Dynamics team, you'll be primarily responsible for working on our motion sickness studies. Our ground up vehicle has many new components that normal cars today don't have, and we need to ensure that we're still providing the most comfortable ride for our passengers. We're looking for someone with experience in the automotive industry and conducting testing on vehicles. You should be comfortable working cross-functionally, taking initiative, and able to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment like Zoox. Internship Qualifications Working towards a degree in Mechanical Engineering (or related field) 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
As an intern on the Vehicle Interiors Team, you will be responsible for continuous improvements, and developing specifications for the interior and exterior parts of our vehicle. We're looking for someone who can help us investigate what it will take to optimize the design and cost of a given component, and to improve the durability specifications for some of our interior and exterior systems. Internship Qualifications Working towards a degree in Mechanical Engineering, or related field 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. Role Qualifications Ability to work in fast-paced environment with a high...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
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. 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.  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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
The technical writing intern on the Zoox BaseOps team will author and edit all types of BaseOps technicalpublications. This role will create and update the technical documentation associated with serviceprocedures, maintenance procedures, electrical diagrams, wiring harnesses information, and parts guidesto support the BaseOps Service team. Internship Qualifications Within 1 year of graduation (no later than 2021 graduation date) 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. Role Qualifications Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in English (w/ technical writing focus) or Technical Writing Practical experience with...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
We are looking for a software engineering intern for our Zoox Simulation framework, which use to validate and improve the autonomous driving software. We have opportunities between various teams within Simulation, and candidates will be matched with the team that is the best fit for their skill set and interests. You will be partnered with a mentor to work closely with many Zoox engineers - if you thrive in collaborative environments where you need to learn cutting edge technology fast, we'd like to hear from you! 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.  For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors GPA of 3.5 or higher Minimum of 1 previous industry experience Able to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internship 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
As an intern on the Software Architecture team, you'll be working alongside engineers who act as a multiplier for the entire software organization, looking for opportunities to make our software and engineering teams more efficient and productive. They frequently tackle big challenges in the code base that cut across multiple teams. Additionally, they provide technical leadership and design review services to the rest of the software organization. Zoox's Software Architecture Engineers see the entire safety-critical autonomous driving stack from a 10,000 foot view, but frequently zoom in and get their hands dirty solving problems with the biggest payoff across all of the software teams. We're looking for interns with strong software engineering skills and broad experience, but with a focus in C++ systems-level software. You should also be comfortable hacking out quick scripts to automate tasks when necessary. Autonomous vehicles have some of the largest, most complex software ever...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
As an intern developing code for our integration testing framework, you'll be expanding a system that interacts with all elements of our cutting edge AI software stack as well as sensor and compute hardware. We are responsible for developing and supporting automated test frameworks focused on high-level system integration testing. Our team works across the software organization to guide teams in determining system requirements and developing testing methodologies. We're looking for interns who have strong software engineering skills in Python and C++, and have experience with complex systems. Autonomous vehicles have some of the largest, most complex software ever shipped in a safety-critical environment, and you will be developing software and solving problems that have a significant impact on this effort. If you're looking for a role where you get to work across the entire AI, sensor, and compute stacks for an autonomous vehicle, and you love building robust simulation and...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
Decision making and motion planning are the primary responsibilities of mobile robots. Taking input from a variety of perception and localization systems, the planner's job is to figure out where the robot is going and how to get there safely.  A key piece of building this complex software is measuring its performance. As an intern for motion planning metrics, you will use vehicle and simulation data to help our motion planning developers understand how the vehicle is driving. You should be passionate about developing innovative metrics for driving behavior and/or system performance that support decisions, direct efforts, and provide clarity. Qualifications Currently working towards a 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
Decision making and motion planning are the primary responsibilities of mobile robots. Taking input from a variety of perception and localization systems, the planner's job is to figure out where the robot is going and how to get there safely. As an intern on this team, you should be passionate about developing planning architectures and working on motion planning algorithms for dynamic environments. We're looking for someone who is pursuing an advanced degree and has had experience or exposure to building real-time motion planning / trajectory generation algorithms for robots in uncertain environments.  Our Planning & Controls Team has a number of sub divisions; candidates will be matched with a team that best fits their skill set and interests. Qualifications Currently working towards a 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
Our Prediction team’s role is to provide a probabilistic representation of the future state of the world; in particular, understanding what other vehicles, pedestrians, and cyclists will do next.  We leverage both high quality sensor data and high level semantic information to produce data-driven models of the future.  This representation is tightly integrated into our planning software to deliver a safe and smooth customer experience. 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.  For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors 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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
As a Project Coordinator Intern on our Prototyping team, you'll be working closely with our Project Manager, as well as representing the team while working cross-functionally with our partners across the company. A successful intern in this role should be knowledgeable in engineering and fabrication, comfortable in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, and have unswerving attention to detail. You should have experience with organization, optimization, and maintenance of tracking and reporting, and are comfortable coordinating and communicating with teams across the company. You should be familiar with Jira software, data analysis, and reporting techniques in order to for tracking and management of project deliverables. Internship Qualifications Candidate for/with an undergrad or graduate degree in engineering, or related technical field.  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...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
Zoox's internship program provides hands-on experiences with state of the art technology, mentorship from some of the industry's brightest minds, and the opportunity to play a part in our success. Internships at Zoox are reserved for those that demonstrate outstanding academic performance, activities outside their course work, aptitude, curiosity, and a passion for Zoox's mission. The Firmware Validation team is responsible for designing, implementing, and tracking progress of firmware validation tests. This role requires a candidate passionate about learning how things work to the point of breaking them. As an intern you'll be tasked with writing automated tests for our vehicle, and writing code for software tools which interact with our vehicles. 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.  For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors. Minimum of a 3.5 gpa...
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
The Hardware Software Integration team at Zoox is responsible for ensuring various hardware subsystems work reliably on our vehicle platform on a day-to-day basis.  To achieve that goal, the HWSI team is responsible for building and maintaining advanced testing frameworks for Hardware, Software and Embedded Firmware.   We have opportunities on our Testing Automation, and Platforms teams; candidates will be matched to the team that best fits their skill set and interests. The Testing Automation team is developing software and infrastructure to enable functional testing of vehicle components at the module level as well as the fully vehicle level. The Platforms team is developing critical test infrastructure software and also ensuring that the platform continues to grow in a manageable and sustainable fashion under evolving requirements.   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....
Zoox Foster City, CA
Sep 19, 2020
As an intern on the Infrastructure team, you will be responsible for solving challenging distributed systems problems, scaling state of the art algorithms, working with cutting edge hardware, and pushing systems to their limits. We are hiring for both Machine Learning Infrastructure and Tools and Infrastructure; candidates will be matched to the team that best fits their skill set and interests. 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.  For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors. 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...