Software Engineer - Back-End: Simulation & Validation

Zoox, Foster City, CA

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Zoox's simulation team is looking for highly talented software engineers who can architect and develop the scalable infrastructure for software validation through simulation. Your work will directly impact our ability to validate the safety of our autonomous mobility service, through scalable infrastructure that can run and analyze a massive amount of simulation runs.


  • 5+ years developing infrastructure
  • Fluency in Go or Python
  • Good knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases
  • Ability to design great architecture (Restful or RPC interface design)
  • Good knowledge of algorithms and data structures

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fluency with modern C++
  • Fluency with JavaScript
  • Experience developing and maintaining micro-services
  • Knowledge of web servers and web-technologies

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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