Quality Engineer, Receiving Inspection

Fremont, CA /
Corporate Quality – Corporate Quality /
/ On-site
Zoox is building the quality team that will take our first-in-class autonomous robot from development to commercialization. Receiving Inspection Quality engineers will report to the Production Quality Support Manager and will support receiving inspection activities to ensure parts delivered to Zoox for vehicle manufacturing meet quality expectations.


    • Performing the receiving inspection process and vehicle build kit material audits.
    • Maintaining quality and inventory records for receiving inspection.
    • Performing inventory containment and disposition activities.
    • Managing quality issue tracking and driving root cause analysis and corrective actions for the receiving inspection function.
    • Coordinating rework activities with responsible part owners and supplier quality engineers.
    • Leading continuous improvement efforts to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the receiving inspection process.
    • Collaborate with other members of the quality team to develop key quality specifications and procedures.


    • Experience with receiving inspection processes in product development and production environments.
    • Experience with quality issue and inventory management systems (such as Jira and SAP).
    • Demonstrated proficiency performing quality root cause analysis and corrective and preventive actions.
    • Engineering or technical bachelor’s degree.

Bonus Qualifications

    • At least 5 years of experience in quality engineering
    • Automotive experience at the OEM or Tier I level
    • Experience in start-up/product launch activities
    • Manufacturing engineering or logistics experience

Vaccine Mandate

Employees working in this position will be required to have received a single dose of the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine OR have completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series. In addition, employees will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccine within two months of becoming eligible for the booster vaccine.

Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination status upon receipt of a conditional offer of employment. That offer of employment will be conditioned upon, among other things, an Applicant’s ability to show proof of vaccination status. Please note the Company provides reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable state, federal, and local laws.

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.