Systems Integration Engineer



Foster City, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, July 1, 2023
As a Systems Integration Engineer, you will work with multi-disciplinary teams with backgrounds in AI, mechatronics, computer vision, vehicle design, and robotics. You will liaise with our software, vehicle, experience, and hardware organizations to align and integrate our various platforms. You will also support teams to build, test, and diagnose the root causes of bugs and errors to engineer robust prototyping solutions. You will be challenged to develop and integrate initial hardware and software prototypes for proof of concepts and guide the design needs to maintain a stable development platform. At times, you will be involved with projects end-to-end, from the concept through the validation stage.


  • Work with Application, Software, and other Electronic Engineers to help define and meet customer/system requirements of hardware/software
  • Work with Mechanical Design, Harness, and Test Engineers to come up with novel methods of hardware integration and test setups
  • Documentation of electrical hardware requirements and design (schematics, assembly drawings, BOM, PCB layouts, etc.)
  • Evaluate vehicle or equipment designs and recommend design or process changes to improve efficiency, quality, or performance
  • Design and manufacture prototype systems; components and harnessing
  • Develop and perform detailed test and validation plans, schedules, and procedures for developmental testing and validation
  • Provide laboratory support for integration testing
  • Research up-and-coming technologies and evaluate applicability for Zoox
  • Interface with prototype and design engineers to define system requirements and validation plans
  • Serve as the principal subject matter focal point between design, prototyping, and systems integration
  • Leading electro-mechanical integration for Zoox test assets


  • Bachelor’s or Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar
  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Control Systems related experience
  • Fluent in Electrical Design and Schematics
  • Fluency in C++/Python
  • Experience interfacing with CAN and LIN-based systems and logs using tools such as CANalyzer, CANape
  • Experience transitioning products and processes from prototype to production desired

Bonus Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of PCB design
  • Experience with modern computer vision techniques
  • Programming and algorithm design
  • Knowledge of multi-disciplinary control system architecture
  • Experience handling large data sets efficiently
  • Mechanical design experience
  • Experience conducting research to create new/innovative solutions to problems
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 $162,000 to $266,000. 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.
Vaccine Mandate
Employees working in this position will be required to have received a vaccine approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and/or the World Health Organization. In addition, employees who are eligible for a COVID-19 booster vaccine (“Booster”) will be required to receive a Booster. 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.
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.