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Senior/Staff Systems Engineer

Simulation Verification & Validation

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1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous, all-electric mobility vehicles

AI & Machine Learning
Automotive & Transportation

Compensation Overview

$203k - $345kAnnually

+ Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs) + Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights

Senior, Expert

San Mateo, CA, USA

IT Project Management
System Administration
IT & Security
Required Skills
  • 8+ years of experience in decomposing and analyzing large, complex systems
  • Experience in systems engineering, requirements authoring, system analysis, and validation/testing
  • Experience developing, specifying, and/or validating simulation-based testing technologies for autonomous, robotics, or other complex integrated systems
  • Fluent in data-based and analytical engineering problem-solving practices, including using paretos and root cause analysis
  • Excellent critical and analytical thinking skills
  • Databricks, Jupyter Notebooks experience
  • Proficient with Python, SQL, or similar for analysis of large datasets
  • Clear track record of effective collaboration with data scientists, machine learning engineers, and platform teams
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and operating under ambiguity
  • Strong communication skills and experience addressing diverse audiences
  • BS, MS, or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, or equivalent experience
  • Derive requirements and perform system verification/validation for simulation frameworks and tools
  • Drive planning and execution by decomposing system needs into projects, tools, and/or features that deliver incremental value to teams and customers
  • Build metrics and tools which measure and continuously monitor simulation validity in alignment with company objectives
  • Lead analyses of tools/frameworks and communicate results across stakeholders, driving continuous improvement to software components
  • Collaborate with Engineering Managers to ensure design, implementation, and programs are on track, and regularly drive consensus among diverse partners on technical projects
  • Develop clear proposals and design documents for large-scope or multi-functional initiatives
  • Design and build statistically-sound analyses, sampling methods, validation criteria, and development processes for building highly relevant datasets for evaluation applications
  • Build tools to mine large-scale logs and simulated data for the most interesting situations

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