The Data team provides the foundation for strategic decision-making at Zoox. As a data science intern, you will leverage data from our autonomous vehicles and operations to determine autonomy and service readiness. You will work with the next generation of our data pipeline and develop metrics to ensure visibility into our business as we scale toward the launch of an autonomous mobility service. You will work with our data scientists and safety teams to better understand and evaluate our driving.
You will join a diverse, experienced team with rapidly growing scope and responsibility while also having access to one of the most unique data sets in the autonomous vehicle industry.
Currently working towards a M.S., Ph.D. or advanced degree in a relevant engineering program and within 1 year of graduation
Minimum of a 3.5 gpa
Able to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internship
Professional and positive communication skills
Ability to relocate to the Bay Area, California
Interns at Zoox may not use any proprietary information they are working on as part of their thesis, any published work with their university, or to be distributed to anyone outside of Zoox.
Advanced understanding of Python (C++ is a bonus)
Experience in a data-focused role, performing analyses that inform decision making, or (working toward) PhD in a relevant field
Extensive experience with programming and algorithm design
Strong mathematics skills
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.
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.
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.