Zoox 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 experience in the automotive CMF design space, design sensibilities and pulse on future trends will support the team's goal of telling an authentic story through a CMF narrative that works in harmony with the physical product design. Using our holistic design process you will lead and manage the CMF design direction from concept to production, working to understand and meet the needs of Zoox and cross-functional teams. Join our team and bring your passion, eye for details and positive teamwork as we embark on the next chapter of Zoox vehicle and hardware design.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and manage CMF design themes for our vehicle and hardware products from early concept through production
  • Design and develop CMF design strategies that align to the Zoox vision and brand
  • Work closely and collaborate with cross-functional teams to deliver completed, on time and high quality vehicle and hardware CMF designs
  • Create high quality digital and physical presentation materials that communicate the design intent at any phase in a project and present design concepts to internal teams and executives
  • Develop and manage vendors for both conceptual and production methods, materials, samples and processes
  • Participate in design trend and market research to understand and explore CMF opportunities for current and future products
  • Contribute to the evolving teamwork, design culture and processes in the studio

Qualifications

  • 7+ years of automotive or similar design studio experience
  • Mass production, concept and one-off vehicle (or similar) product launch experience
  • Ability to create and promote digital and physical CMF theme and mock-up designs
  • Experience managing internal Studio and production CMF design projects and processes
  • Ability and desire to work and communicate well with internal, cross-functional and executive teams
  • Hands-on experience and collaboration with industry vendors and suppliers
  • Passion and desire to contribute to the autonomous mobility space
About Zoox

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.


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.