The Product Security team is responsible for ensuring that Zoox delivers a cyber-secure product to the market. The team is composed of professionals with a variety of backgrounds, including software engineering, offensive security, and security automation. This specific role involves significant amounts of work as a security professional across multiple functions, including Software Engineering, InfoSec and IT, and DevOps.


  • Analyze infrastructure that supports production, enterprise, and operational systems.
  • Own attack tree construction and analysis, and threat modeling activities that span IT/OT/PT.
  • Design, recommend, and implement secure service, credential management, and CI/CD architectures.
  • Be the subject matter expert on securing cloud and data center services, both in terms of underlying infrastructure configuration and in-service business logic design implementation. Design and build tooling to drive robust and secure IaC practices across the company.
  • Guide thinking and designs in the areas of account management, infrastructure provisioning, and intranet segmentation.
  • Work with stakeholders across Product Security, Enterprise Security, DevOps, and other infrastructure software groups to motivate a security evolution roadmap with a sharp focus on both near-term needs and long-term strategy.
  • Advocate, design, build, and roll out zero-trust infrastructure.


  • Solid CS background that enables you to think and work as a software engineer. BS or higher in Computer Science. Experience building production software is highly preferred.
  • Demonstrated, sustained cybersecurity expertise as an individual contributor as well as in a lead role, including knowledge of cloud system security, enterprise security, as well as product security (including modeling the interactions of enterprise and production systems as well as connectivity to SaaS).
  • Track record of working cross-functionally between engineering, IT, and operations organizations.
  • Constructive, high-EQ, result-oriented attitude.
  • Demonstrated understanding of cloud software and CI/CD systems, and skills in integrating security tooling into them.
  • Demonstrated ability to think as an attacker and carry out independent, hands-on vulnerability and mitigation analysis.
  • Understanding of past vulnerabilities in major software libraries (e.g. OpenSSL, libc…) and their mitigations. Historical perspective on sources of cyber security problems and strong intuition for secure system architectures.
There are three major components to compensation for this position: salary, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The salary range for this position is $203,000 to $293,000. A sign-on bonus may be offered as part of the compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location and level. Leveling, as well as positioning within a level, is determined by a range of factors, including, but not limited to, a candidate's relevant years of experience, domain knowledge, and interview performance. The salary range listed in this posting is representative of the range of levels Zoox is considering for this position.
Zoox also offers a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off (e.g. sick leave, vacation, bereavement), unpaid time off, Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights, Amazon RSUs, health insurance, long-term care insurance, long-term and short-term disability insurance, and life insurance.

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 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.