Graphics Engineer

Zoox, Foster City, CA

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Zoox's Simulation team is building the world's most advanced simulation engine and framework for autonomous vehicle technology. As our Graphics Engineer you will enable our simulators to generate high-fidelity rendering that matches what the real camera sensors see. You will be responsible for implementing modern rendering techniques and taking full advantage of the most recent and greatest hardware features. You will work directly with world-class vision teams to ultimately validate the safety of Zoox's autonomous driving software.


  • Strong knowledge of graphics technologies, algorithms, and datastructures
  • Strong knowledge of C++ and experience in large code bases
  • Solid knowledge of 3D math and linear algebra


  • Game engine programming experience
  • Publications on simulation technologies for autonomous vehicles or other AI applications
  • Experience shipping a realtime graphics-intensive product
  • Knowledge of GPU APIs like Cuda, Vulkan, DirectX 12 or DXR is a plus

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 artificial intelligence, robotics, 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.

About Zoox

About us Zoox is a Menlo Park, CA-based robotics company founded by Tim Kentley-Klay and Dr. Jesse Levinson to create autonomous mobility. Operating at the intersection of design, computer science, and electro-mechanical engineering, Zoox is a multidisciplinary team working to imagine and build an advanced mobility experience that will support the future needs of urban mobility for both people and the environment.


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