Senior Software Performance Engineer
Posted on 3/22/2024
Zoox

1,001-5,000 employees

Self driving car robotics company
Company Overview
Zoox is reinventing personal transportation—making the future safer, cleaner, and more enjoyable for everyone. The company is building the infrastructure for self-driving cars.
AI & Machine Learning
Automotive & Transportation

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.3B

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

36%

2 year growth

84%
Locations
San Mateo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BS in computer science or related field
  • 6+ years of professional experience in software development or related fields
  • Strong knowledge of C++ and experience in large code bases
  • Familiar with CPU system architecture and OS fundamentals
  • Comfortable in Linux development environments
  • Good communication and organization skills
  • Logical approach to problem-solving, good time management, and task prioritization skills
Responsibilities
  • Build real-time instrumentation for performance monitoring (CPU, GPU, latency, memory) of the online system
  • Build tools and scripts to evaluate and analyze performance at scale in CI, as well as on vehicle
  • Establish budgets for existing architectures and provide data to define next-gen architectures
  • Analyze performance metrics in online software to identify resource utilization hotspots and root causes
  • Propose and co-implement actionable solutions with software component teams
  • Support teams in helping to squeeze out the maximum performance of their code, while minimizing resource contention
  • Work as part of the Core team to build a middleware framework that promotes efficient and performant code development
  • Work cross-functionally to ensure Zoox software runs optimally across the fleet