Senior Electrical Engineer

Foster City, CA
Advanced Hardware Engineering – Hardware Engineering
The Advanced Hardware Engineering team is responsible for the design, development, and innovation of sensor technology and the compute platform for our vehicles. On this team you will work within a multi-disciplinary engineering team to design high speed digital, low noise analog, mixed signal and RF circuits in accordance with industry standards, best practices, and requirements.


    • Circuit board design (including part selection, circuit design and simulation, schematic capture, and layout review)
    • Hardware validation and debugging
    • Cross-functional collaboration with software, mechanical, and integration engineering teams
    • Collaboration with contract manufacturers for prototyping activities and high volume production


    • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent with focus on Electrical Engineering/Power Electronics
    • 7+ years of professional work experience
    • Strong electrical engineering, analog circuits, and power electronics fundamentals
    • Experience in board and system level testing and characterization
    • Working knowledge of circuit design and simulation tools
    • Working knowledge of schematic design and PCB layout tool (Altium Designer preferred)

Bonus Qualifications

    • Hands-on lab experience such as soldering, and experience with lab equipment (power supplies, signal generators, oscilloscope)
    • Familiarity with common industry technologies and protocols: I2C, UART, SPI, CAN, LIN, USB
    • Lab scripting/test automation experience (LabView, MATLAB, Python)


Zoox is a robotics company developing fully-autonomous vehicles 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 believe the transition to self-driving vehicles requires a combination of elegant vision and uncompromising execution.

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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.