As a homologation engineer, you will gain exposure to every part of the vehicle and how it works. You will have the opportunity to be part of a team that is homologating the first, ground-up autonomous vehicle design. Achieving this goal requires continuous problem-solving and creativity to navigate the regulations at both a federal and state level.


  • Lead the delivery of FMVSS 200 series compliance
  • Support the engineering teams with development and assessment of test protocols for FMVSS tests
  • Track homologation testing and progress toward milestones
  • Analyze homologation documentation for sufficiency, accuracy, and completeness
  • Review and identify engineering changes with potential homologation impact. Approve change requests for HW and SW on behalf of homologation
  • Assist Director, Homologation with developing interpretations of FMVSS
  • Lead submission of required regulatory reporting
  • Support issue resolution during vehicle launch
  • Review Quality Audits for FMVSS compliance concerns


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, or a related field of study
  • 10+ years of experience in vehicle homologation, testing or design and release
  • Understanding of automotive regulations, especially FMVSS and EPA/CARB
  • Demonstrated knowledge of vehicle system components and functions
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to develop effective solutions efficiently
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work independently, assist and mentor junior homologation engineer, and keep the Director apprised of wins and challenges
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.