Chassis Intern

  • Zoox
  • Foster City, CA
  • Feb 07, 2020
Part Time Fellowship / Internship

Job Description

As an intern on the Chassis Team, you'll have the opportunity to work directly on the suspension system for Zoox's ground-up vehicle. You will be working to create a suite of suspension health monitors intended to understand system health/status, improve diagnostics capability, build reliability/durability models and estimates, and improve preventive maintenance. You'll work with available sensor and actuator signals in the system, build simple models where necessary, and develop a series of individual monitors whose combined output can give an assessment of key wear components.

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

  • Understanding of strength and fatigue analysis techniques
  • Strong communication skills
  • 3D CAD experience
  • FSAE or Baja experience

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.
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A Final Note:You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Impact areas


Climate solutions

Electric Vehicles,   Autonomous Vehicles  

Experience level

Entry Level  


201-500 employees  

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