As HVAC Integration Engineer on the Thermal Systems Integration team, you will be responsible for integrating the systems which drive customer pleasing cabin comfort performance.  In this highly cross-functional role, you will develop requirements, solve challenging thermal problems, create and test prototypes, and implement and test solutions on autonomous Zoox robots.  You will analyze complex data sets and make design recommendations. 

If you are excited about solving difficult problems and have a passion for redefining the typical automotive passenger experience, we want to hear from you!


  • You will work with attribute leads, other integration engineers and hardware owners to develop word class cabin comfort performance.
  • You will analyze physical and simulated test results and provide design recommendations to improve and optimize cabin comfort performance.
  • You will work closely with thermal controls and firmware teams to develop robust and pleasing HVAC controls schemes.
  • You will lead evaluations on Zoox robots and test benches both locally and remotely.


  • Experience developing and integrating HVAC systems into vehicle architectures.
  • Experience developing solutions for overall passenger-pleasing cabin comfort.
  • Fundamental  understanding of thermodynamics and heat-transfer principles.
  • At least 5 years of experience in automotive integration, mechanical design or controls development.
  • BS or higher in Mechanical, Controls or Mechatronics Engineering or equivalent.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience with model development and data analysis in Matlab/Simulink or experience with CFD tools.

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.