Zoox is looking for a Technical Lead to own our brand new suite of customer critical products as we transition into a public facing business. As one of its founders, you will pioneer the development of this technology from the ground up, bringing this initiative from 0 to 1. Your products will not only serve internal teams but will also have a profound impact on rider experience. Our riders and the users of these tools will become your obsession.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate closely across functions (product, program, operations, and user experience) to construct a realistic roadmap for these tools.
  • Design purpose built, real-time tools that tackle specific use cases for Zoox.
  • Lead the software architecture and system design; directly develop the most complex parts of the product with an eye towards usability, scale, and serviceability.
  • Evaluate third-party components and products for inclusion in the product suite.
  • Specify the technology stack to be employed in the product.
  • Set the tone for a growing team; mentor and guide other software engineers in this endeavor.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering, mathematics, or related field.
  • Demonstrated technical leadership and cross-functional collaboration skills.
  • Ability to navigate ambiguity, set direction, make effective short/long-term tradeoffs, and iterate on solutions.
  • Experience with system design and building products from scratch.
  • Development experience with web-based products.
  • Experience with databases.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Advanced degree or certification.
  • Experience with CRM or ERP systems.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience with operations management.
  • Experience with mobility-as-a-service and/or related products.
  • Experience handling large data sets.
  • Experience with live A/V streaming.
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.