Electronics Test Engineer

Foster City, CA /
Vehicle Development – Vehicle Systems Engineering /
Zoox is looking for an electronics test engineer to join our EE Systems and Powertrain team. In this role, you will work closely with electrical engineers throughout the design cycle of in-house developed electronics for Zoox’s robots. Your focus will include defining test plans, designing test fixtures, and executing component-level testing. You will also use internal and external standards to define appropriate test conditions and be involved in root causing test failures and driving design solutions.


    • Write detailed test plans and procedures for design validation tests
    • Develop test scripts and test fixtures to support validation testing of our ECUs
    • Develop instrumentation maps and work with various data acquisition systems to collect the required data
    • Analyze test results and write detailed test reports
    • Work alongside design teams to conduct failure analysis, develop, implement, and validate any required mitigations
    • Procure and/or develop the test equipment needed to operate test articles in representative load cases


    • BS in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, mechatronics, or related field
    • Experience in testing automotive or consumer electronics
    • Experience programming in Python
    • Experience with Altium or equivalent PCB CAD package
    • Experience with hardware interfaces such as I2C, SPI, CAN, RS232, Ethernet

Bonus Qualifications

    • Experience with mechanical, thermal, or other environmental testing
    • Experience with 3D CAD software (Solid Works or CATIA preferred)
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.