Validation Engineer
Posted on 1/25/2023

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.
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • BS or MS in mechanical engineering, or a related relevant field
  • 6+ years of test or validation experience
  • Experience with failure and root cause analysis
  • Experience generating and managing DFMEAs
  • Experience with requirements management tools (Polarion or equiv.)
  • Experience with a wide variety of lab and measurement equipment including but not limited to: DAQ, Power supply / E-load, Oscilloscope, Load cell/strain gauge, Accelerometer, Pressure transducer, LVDT, Thermocouple, Universal Test Machines
  • Develop and manage test plans to validate mechanical, electrical, and environmental failure modes
  • Perform system and component-level development and validation testing
  • Collaborate with design engineers to ensure that requirements are clearly defined and captured within the validation plan
  • Identify appropriate test assets, data acquisition systems, and sensors to ensure high-quality test data
  • Analyze test data to provide clear and concise reporting of test results
  • Support DFMEA activities to ensure that all potential failure modes are adequately covered within the validation plan
  • Support root cause failure analysis activities during development, validation, and deployment
  • Design test fixtures necessary to complete testing
  • Manage validation schedule to ensure appropriate test assets are available and critical path items are identified
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with 3D design tools. CATIA 3DX or CATIA V5 or SolidWorks preferred
  • EMI / EMC validation experience