Radar Module Lead

Foster City, CA /
Advanced Hardware Engineering – Sensor Engineering /
General Description
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 artificial intelligence, robotics, 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.

In this role, Zoox is looking for a technical leader with a background in automotive radar systems. Some key responsibilities include:

- Lead technical relationship and drive key milestones with radar suppliers
- Define performance requirements for next generation Radars
- Coordinate cross functionally within Zoox to meet key Radar deliverables
- Communicate progress, needs and proposals to Zoox’s leadership

Education/Work Experience
- B.S. in EE, Physics, or Signal Processing
- 7-10 years experience

Required Skills
- MATLAB, Python, Git/GitHub
- Understanding of the working principles of a typical automotive Radar system (such as FMCW and digital beamforming)
- Experience with hands-on radar troubleshooting for problems that intersect hardware and software
- Experienced in working cross functionally with perception, SW and HW engineers
- Thorough understanding of the landscape of Radar suppliers in the current market

Preferred Skills
- Knowledgeable in automotive functional safety standards
- Experience in numerical, electromagnetic or system simulation of Radar performance and integration
- Experience leading a team in a high demand production environment