Manager, Developer Experience



Software Engineering
Foster City, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, March 12, 2022
As a Developer Experience Manager at Zoox you will lead a team which provides a single point of contact for the end-to-end developer experience for software development at Zoox. Ensuring a rapid and effective iteration process is key for enabling developers and researchers at Zoox to deliver a cutting edge product. In this role you will have incredible leverage and the ability to multiplicatively enhance the productivity of the entire organization.
You will be responsible for hiring for and maintaining the health of the Developer Experience team. You will help to grow and coach the team and support the continued success of their careers.

In this role, you will:

  • Have experience managing teams of 5-10+
  • Have demonstrated ability to prioritize development work and build cross-functional consensus
  • Have familiarity with build, testing, and release systems and processes
  • Have a user-centric approach to product and tool development
  • Have experience coordinating work that spans multiple development teams


  • Experience with AV testing and release processes
  • Programming skills in C and C++
  • Programming skills in Python and experience with Python development tooling
  • Experience with C++ build tooling
  • Experience with simulation and hardware in the loop testing
There are three major components to compensation for this position: salary, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The salary range for this position is $203,000 to $293,000. A sign-on bonus may be offered as part of the compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location and level. Leveling, as well as positioning within a level, is determined by a range of factors, including, but not limited to, a candidate's relevant years of experience, domain knowledge, and interview performance. The salary range listed in this posting is representative of the range of levels Zoox is considering for this position.
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.
If you need an accommodation to participate in the application or interview process please reach out to accommodations@zoox.com or your assigned recruiter.
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.