The Reliability and Maintenance Engineer is part of the central equipment management team. This role will play a pivotal role in developing, implementing, and standardizing the preventive maintenance program for the equipment supporting manufacturing operations. 


  • Maintain equipment master data and corresponding equipment documentation. 
  • Support development of equipment preventive maintenance documents including maintenance strategy, critical spare parts list, maintenance schedules, work instructions, and lock out tag out procedures. 
  • Develop checklists for autonomous maintenance of equipment. 
  • Support vendor coordination for equipment maintenance activities. 
  • Support equipment failure investigation to identify root cause/causal factors, prescribe corrective actions and follow through implementation. 
  • Coordinate and manage new equipment installation and commissioning activities. 


  • BS in an engineering discipline or 5+ years of experience in equipment maintenance and reliability domain. 
  • Experience in the automotive industry is highly desirable. 
  • Technical acumen to understand different types of equipment supporting prototyping, hardware assembly, vehicle manufacturing and assembly. 
  • Ability to read and interpret equipment drawings, electrical/hydraulic/pneumatic schematics, and P&IDs. 
  • Strong ability to document clear, concise, and unambiguous maintenance documents.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Understanding of criticality analysis, failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA), Total productive maintenance (TPM), and Reliability centered maintenance (RCM) tools. 
  • Strong understanding of lean manufacturing and lean methodologies
  • Ability to manage confidential information
Vaccine Mandate

Employees working in this position will be required to have received a single dose of the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine OR have completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series. In addition, employees will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccine by the earlier of (1) April 15 or (2) within two months of becoming eligible for the booster vaccine.

Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination status upon receipt of a conditional offer of employment. That offer of employment will be conditioned upon, among other things, an Applicant’s ability to show proof of vaccination status. Please note the Company provides reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable state, federal, and local laws.

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.