AV Safety Process & Standards Engineer

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1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous, all-electric mobility vehicles

AI & Machine Learning
Automotive & Transportation


San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • 5+ years of experience in the AV, Automotive, Aviation, Transportation, Defense, Robotics or other safety-focused industries
  • Proven ability to theorize, create, and implement successful safety programs, ideally in the AV or Robotics industry
  • Demonstrated transportation safety knowledge, SMS, risk management/analysis experience, and experience building operational safety programs
  • Strong influence and communication and technical writing skills with all levels of management, including proven ability to collaborate to achieve multiple simultaneous goals for the organization
  • Familiarity with existing AV safety-related industry standards and best practices
  • BS in Engineering, Masters preferred; may consider other degrees in a technical or safety related field
  • Facilitate, design, and implement innovative safety and risk management programs and processes for decision-making
  • Develop rigorous standard operating procedures related to safety issues and safety determinations
  • Lead internal and external investigations related to safety trends supported by data and risk-based processes
  • Create and update Failure Mode and Effects Analyses (FMEA) as required for Zoox vehicle systems and subsystems
  • Ensure that Zoox is well-represented, informed, and influential on active Industry Standards and Best Practice activities and organizations
  • Support Zoox’s participation on NHTSA rulemaking and UNECE international standards programs
  • Assist with formal reviews of safety programs with executive leadership and present data, findings and areas of improvement
  • Champion strong safety culture at Zoox, and represent Zoox with key external stakeholders and organizations
  • Support the continuing development and implementation of successful operational safety and compliance programs

Zoox is at the forefront of transforming urban mobility with its focus on developing autonomous, electric vehicles tailored for efficient mobility-as-a-service. By prioritizing environmental concerns with vehicles designed to reduce congestion and pollution, Zoox stands out as a leader in creating safer and more sustainable urban transit solutions. Working at Zoox offers a dynamic environment where technology and sustainability intersect, providing a unique opportunity for those passionate about shaping the future of transportation.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Foster City, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health Insurance

Maternity & Paternity Leave

Vacation & Paid Time Off

Sick Days

Free Lunch or Snacks

Employee Assitance Program