The Powertrain Engineering team at Zoox is responsible for the design, development, and production of an electric powertrain specifically tailored for our autonomous mobility service. Our team has an action biased culture marked by integrity, humility, competence, and passion for the Zoox mission and the systems we design. We are building real products here and are looking for doers to join us.
You will be responsible for supporting the Charging Systems Team, driving supplier engagements, and managing the engineering development to deliver a novel system that enables an Autonomous Electric Vehicle to charge itself. The role requires 5+ years of relevant experience within automotive systems design and development as well as deep knowledge and love for managing a project from concept to series production. Previous experience with electro-mechanical design and power distribution are highly desired.
Design responsible engineer of Charging Systems components and assemblies tailored specifically for autonomous mobility
Manage supplier engagements specific to all aspects of Charging Systems development
Product design and development from proof of concept prototypes to serial production
Oversee test and validation activities ensuring proper execution and timely completion
Manage system-specific BOM, documentation, and approving build processes, and supporting quality and cost engineering
Manage projects to ensure high-quality engineering and on-time completion
Passion for electric, autonomous mobility and large scale fleet charging solutions
BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering
5+ years of relevant experience within automotive design with demonstrable production implementations
Deep experience with 3D design and PLM tools, CATIA 3DX or CATIA V5 preferred
Experience with and knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedures relating to HV assemblies
Working knowledge of electrical principles and basic electrical circuits and components
Project management experience including cross-functional collaboration with quality, manufacturing, procurement
Electronics enclosure design experience including ingress protection and thermal management
Experience with high voltage and low voltage power distribution and automotive digital communication
Experience with UL Listing
Experience with mechanisms
Knowledge of design and operation of EVSEs
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.