Senior State Policy & Regulatory Affairs Associate
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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

12%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

83%
Locations
San Mateo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Public Policy
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • 5+ years of government relations or public policy experience within government and/or relevant nonprofits, public interest groups, companies, or industry association
  • Exceptional project management and organizational skills, with experience successfully managing multiple complex, cross-functional projects simultaneously
  • Skilled and experienced at persuasively and diplomatically advocating complex policy positions before a wide variety of audiences
  • Experience in analyzing and summarizing complex policy and legislation, crafting succinct and informative materials to support Zoox policy and regulatory affairs objectives
  • Knowledge of state legislative dynamics and decision-making, and a meaningful political network
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with the a state legislature, executive office or department, or regulatory body with oversight of technology, transportation and/or autonomous vehicles
Responsibilities
  • Provide project management support for the entire state policy portfolio, including helping to lead the cross-functional development of critical regulatory and policy documents
  • Support engagement with state policymakers, regulators, industry stakeholders, and key opinion leaders to shape policy and regulatory outcomes
  • Track and communicate to internal teams about current and emerging policy and legislation at the state level in order to inform and execute on Zoox political strategy
  • Work closely with other teams at Zoox, including Legal, Safety and Communications teams, to ensure up to date knowledge of company plans and reporting policy/political developments with analysis
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with state legislators and their staffs, regulators, and relevant state agencies/departments
  • Participate and represent Zoox in trade associations as well as industry and political events
Desired Qualifications
  • Advanced Degree (J.D., MBA, MPP, MPA, etc.)
  • 3+ years working on transportation technology policy
  • Experience with policy and regulatory affairs related to autonomous vehicles