As an intern on Zoox's Quality Systems team, you will support the team in developing a quality management system. From conducting assessments, gap analysis, and creating documentation, including process maps, turtle diagrams, procedures, and work instructions, to collaborating with cross-functional stakeholders across the organization to develop quality metrics and reporting. 


  • Currently working towards a B.S., M.S., or advanced degree in a relevant engineering program.
  • Good academic standing
  • Can commit to at least a 12-week internship
  • At least one previous industry internship, co-op, or project completed in a relevant area
  • Ability to relocate to the Bay Area, California for the duration of the internship
  • 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.


  • Pursuing a degree in Operations, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related field
  • Understand the importance of quality and has the confidence to bring up quality issues and help resolve them
  • Analysis and procedural flow development and management as well as other projects as assigned
  • Ability to document core operational processes, create detailed process maps and associated materials for basic current and future state processes
  • Utilize problem-solving methodologies for root cause analysis of reoccurring challenges
  • Knowledge and/or experience in Kaizen, Lean/Six Sigma, and problem-solving principles
  • Experience with Visio and/or Lucidcharts
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and manage project timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Build effective collaboration and communication in a team environment
  • Be encouraged and expected to innovate and be creative in your problem solving and presentation of solutions
The monthly salary range for this position is $5,500 to $7,500. Compensation will vary based on role, degree level and type, and benefits will be offered based on eligibility. Additional benefits may include medical insurance, 401k, and a housing stipend.

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.