Senior Engineering Manager
Posted on 1/5/2023
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • 6+ years of management experience, with 2+ years managing managers and teams of 25-50+
  • 10+ years of technically demanding experience building interactive C++ applications, including high-fidelity 3D graphics, world simulation, game engines, AI/behavior/planning, scenario creation/generation, and other related areas
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver effective, maintainable solutions for complex and fast-evolving applications
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to lead across teams
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • Lead and grow the simulator teams at Zoox, responsible for the core simulator engine, 3D world and sensor simulation, traffic and pedestrian behavior modeling, and scenario frameworks
  • Lead the direction and roadmap for simulation to support the development and validation of autonomous driving software
  • Collaborate with various teams, including driving AI, safety validation, infrastructure, data science, and QA teams, to identify and deliver impactful solutions
  • Advance the state-of-the-art in simulation to improve the trustworthiness and effectiveness of simulation-based analysis
  • Drive efficiency of our simulation use through performance optimization and better scenario identification, generation, and selection methods
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience building simulators for autonomous driving validation or other AI applications
  • Understanding of the role, applications, and challenges of simulation for autonomous driving
  • Experience in the autonomous driving industry is a plus
  • Master's degree or Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related technical field

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.
  • Health Insurance
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Vacation & Paid Time Off
  • Sick Days
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assitance Program
Company Core Values
  • We're doing one thing that will change everything.
  • It's bigger than any of us.
  • One Zoox, one crew.
  • Every day is a milestone.