Zoox is looking for experienced software engineers who can design, implement and maintain data-intensive and large-scale distributed systems. Our systems use large amounts of real-world driving data combined with high-fidelity simulation. In this role, you will be responsible for architecting and scaling Automated ML platform capabilities. You will work cross-functionally with engineers in AI, simulation, and data science to push the boundaries of scalability and performance, and bring state-of-the-art machine learning and optimization applications to production. 


  • Build the foundational blocks of an automated ML platform and improve its core capabilities 
  • Design and support large-scale infrastructure services
  • Lead complex, cross-functional projects
  • Keep up with the state-of-the-art AI frameworks  
  • Communicate your work to other teams at Zoox


  • 3+ years of industry experience in architecting and scaling distributed systems in production 
  • Experience building large-scale data pipelines
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Fluency in Python

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience building large-scale software services on the cloud
  • Experience with hyperparameter optimization
  • Experience with autonomous vehicles
  • Experience with AWS Fluency in C++
  • Experience with Javascript and Vue or other JS frameworks
There are three major components to compensation for this position: salary, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The salary will range from $221,000 to $319,000. A sign-on bonus may be part of a compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.  

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.