We are looking for a software engineering intern for our Zoox Simulation framework, which use to validate and improve the autonomous driving software. We have opportunities between various teams within Simulation, and candidates will be matched with the team that is the best fit for their skill set and interests.

Internship Qualifications

  • Currently working towards a B.S., M.S., Ph.D. or advanced degree in a relevant engineering program and within 1 year of graduation. For undergraduates, we are accepting only juniors and seniors
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Minimum of 1 previous industry experience
  • Able to commit to a minimum of a 12-week internship
  • 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.

Metrics and Evaluation

  • C++ and Python experience
  • At least one previous industry experience
  • Experience with data science, metrics, and/or simulation

3D Simulation

  • In this role, you will develop realistic simulation for our sensor suite, and optimize our 3D simulator for end-to-end driving software simulation at scale as well as hardware-in-the-loop simulation.

  • Technical Qualifications
  • Strong C/C++ and python
  • Experience wiuth real-time graphics (OpenGL, Vulkan, D3D, etc)
  • Experience working with sensor data (lidar, radar), machine learning
  • At least one previous industry experience

Agent Sim

  • In this role, you will help populate the simulated roads with intelligent participants. Make simulated cars, pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcyclists, etc to behave realistically by default, and tunable to create a full gamut of traffic/agent behaviors.

  • Technical Qualifications:
  • C++ experience
  • Experience with gaming
  • Experience with simulation
  • At least one previous industry experience

Scenario Editor

  • In this role, you will help build editors for creating precise and effective scenarios, as well as inspecting driving software during simulation

  • Technical Qualifications
  • Required: strong C++ or python
  • Web development experience in JavaScript or TypeScript
  • Web development experience in Vue, Three.js, Flask, Swagger
  • At least one previous industry 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.