Zoox is looking for a software engineer to work on our custom High Performance Computing infrastructure and its supporting ecosystem of tools and services. This infrastructure is central to development workflows across all Zoox software divisions, from data engineering to computer vision perception to simulation and more. You will take on a breadth of end-to-end responsibilities including distributed system design, algorithmic job scheduling, and adaptive cloud scaling in support of all of Zoox’s computational needs.

Responsibilities

  • Design and implement improvements to Zoox’s in-house, cutting-edge HPC infrastructure
  • Investigate new distributed system paradigms and technologies to meet Zoox’s ever growing computational and storage needs
  • Create production-grade web service APIs, SDKs, and other tools to provide a world-class developer experience for all of Zoox’s software teams

Qualifications

  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Proficiency with Python, Java, or other managed languages
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science (or related field)

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience with cloud computing platforms such as AWS, GCP, or Azure
  • Experience with workload management / job scheduling systems such as SLURM
  • Experience building, deploying, and scaling microservices
*Hiring at multiple levels!

Vaccine Mandate

Employees working in this position will be required to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. An applicant is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine. Applicants 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.