Machine Learning Engineer - Collision Avoidance System




Foster City, CA


Position summary

ge our large-scale machine learning infrastructure to discover new solutions and push the boundaries of the field

  • Engineer software that runs on-vehicle to efficiently execute our algorithms in real time

  • Develop metrics and tools to analyze errors and understand improvements of our systems

  • Collaborate with engineers on the other parts of CAS Perception, CAS Verification & Validation, CAS Planner, and the Main AI teams to solve the overall Autonomous Driving problem in complex urban environments


  • BS, MS, or PhD degree in computer science or related field

  • Experience with training and deploying Deep Learning models

  • Experience with production Machine Learning pipelines: dataset creation, training frameworks, metrics pipelines

  • Fluency in C++

  • Extensive experience with programming and algorithm design

  • Strong mathematics skills

Bonus Qualifications

  • Conference or Journal publications in Machine Learning or Robotics related venues

  • Prior experience with Prediction and/or autonomous vehicles in general

  • Fluency in Python


There are three major components to compensation for this position: salary, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The salary will range from $173,000 to $246,000. A sign-on bonus may be part of a compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.

Zoox also offers a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off (e.g. sick leave, vacation, bereavement), unpaid time off, Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights, Amazon RSUs, health insurance, long-term care insurance, long-term and short-term disability insurance, and life insurance.

About Zoox

Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We're looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.

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A Final Note:

You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.