The Vehicle Development Electrical Engineering team at Zoox is responsible for the design, development, and production of electrical hardware specifically tailored for our autonomous mobility service, including harnesses, ECU’s, infotainment systems, telematics, sensor integration, and sensor cleaning systems.
As a Technical Program Manager (TPM), you will support multiple projects, working with cross-functional teams to meet vehicle and company milestones. You will work with engineers and suppliers to define timelines and track deliverables; identify, mitigate, and escalate challenges and risks; support budget planning activities; and communicate progress. The TPM amplifies the efficacy of the engineering team and works to improve and minimize processes to get work done. If you are excited about tackling challenging problems and guiding the team to success, we want to hear from you!
You will develop schedules and work with suppliers, engineers, quality, procurement, and other teams to drive open issues to closure and ensure projects deliver on time
You will identify and communicate program challenges and risks while proactively developing and continually updating mitigation plans with engineering
You will generate reports and presentations to provide concise and effective communication to stakeholders to drive decisions or raise awareness of progress, issues, risks, and accomplishments
You will lead change management process coordination with all stakeholders
BS or MS in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience
At least 3 years of engineering experience plus 5+ years of program management
Familiarity with electronic hardware and firmware product development and manufacturing processes
Demonstrated delivery of components with external design suppliers and contract manufacturers
Strong track record in managing complex cross-functional projects
Proficient in tools required to manage complex projects (i.e. issue tracking, Gantt charts, ERP, PLM, ALM)
Ability to see the big picture, yet manage details, and appropriately tailor your message for the audience
Automotive or aerospace electrical component or systems experience
New Product Introduction experience
Passion for electric, autonomous mobility
Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet 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’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.
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.