Vehicle Reliability Manager

Zoox, San Carlos, CA

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  • Define the vehicle-level targets for reliability together with internal stakeholders
  • Cascade those targets to the Vehicle Systems teams and EE Integration teams
  • Support the validation engineers in developing virtual and physical test plans to prove out designs
  • Establish and facilitate failure mode analysis throughout the engineering organization


  • Masters-level degree with 10+ years hands on experience in Reliability Engineering
  • ASQ Certified Reliability Engineer, or similar
  • Detailed understanding of Automotive Systems and typical failure modes
  • Deep understanding of FIT, MTTF, RPTV metrics and how to develop component reliability targets
  • Experience in failure mode assessment, testing acceleration and advanced monitoring concepts is highly preferable 
  • An understanding of ISO 26262 Functional Safety would be preferred
  • Personable with the ability to lead and coach a high calibre engineering team toward world class levels of reliability/dependability 

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.

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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