As a Vehicle Technician on the Prototyping team at Zoox, you will support the manufacture of test vehicles, complete short runs of electrical and mechanical assemblies, and assist other teams within Zoox to develop and update our autonomous vehicle fleet. A strong understanding of electrical circuits, networks and the ability to troubleshoot these is a must. 

You will work together with many different teams, so a positive attitude, the desire to learn as well as teach, and a passion for your work, are key. Development can be a rocky path, so being able to accept rapid changes and a sense of humor will serve you well.

Responsibilities

  • Build complex electrical components with minimal instructions
  • Manufacture and rework wiring harnesses large and small
  • Assist in root cause and repair of components returned from the field or testing
  • Provide feedback to engineering on new assemblies 
  • Complete final software and quality checks prior to releasing vehicles
  • Balance multiple projects and deal with sudden changes in priority
  • Regularly organize and maintain your workspace
  • Use of appropriate PPE

Qualifications

  • 5+ years related experience or an Associates degree and 2 years job experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Detail-oriented and a drive to deliver a high-level quality to every project
  • Ability to understand technical diagrams, schematics, wire lists, and formboards
  • Comfortable with specialized hand and power tools
  • Experience with diagnostic tools, SMT/PTH soldering, DVOM, power supplies, and oscilloscopes
  • Strong problem-solving skills 

Bonus Qualifications

  • IPC-620 Certification or wire harness manufacturing experience
  • ASE certifications
  • EPA 609 certification
  • Basic Solidworks/ CATIA experience 
  • Automotive high voltage experience/ training
  • Fabrication experience


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.