Feature Integration Engineer



Foster City, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, July 8, 2023
The Feature Integration team at Zoox is at the forefront of autonomous vehicle technology, driving the definition of vehicle behaviors and interactions of our purpose-built vehicle. We are a dynamic team closely collaborating with product, systems engineering, and component-level experts to shape the future of autonomous vehicles. Our mission is to craft and define vehicle-level feature requirements that lay the foundation for remarkable product capabilities. Feature Integration Engineers are the champions of a breadth of feature domains across the vehicle, taking ownership of these features across the entire product lifecycle. Beyond technical expertise, we highly value excellent communication skills, cross-functional collaboration, the capacity to influence stakeholders, the finesse to execute projects seamlessly, proficient project management capabilities, and the art of delivering compelling presentations.


  • You will establish and decompose vehicle-level requirements, ensuring clarity and precision in the engineering specifications
  • You will collaborate with cross-functional teams, such as Product, Systems Engineering, and Component-level Engineers, to define and integrate vehicle behaviors and interactions at the vehicle level
  • You will focus on the integration of hardware, firmware, and software to deliver vehicle behaviors and activate product capabilities
  • You will take full ownership of specific feature domains on the vehicle and shepherd these features throughout the entire product lifecycle
  • You will be responsible for conveying technical concepts, facilitating group discussions, and sharing project updates effectively
  • You will deliver presentations that convey findings, progress, and insights to diverse audiences with clarity and impact.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Mechanical, Electrical, or Software Engineering
  • At least 7 years of experience
  • Experience writing and decomposing engineering requirements
  • Knowledge of vehicle engineering and/or software development processes
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex system interactions
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational abilities and the capacity to meet deadlines
  • Adept at working cross-functionally and influencing others

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience with software development principles
  • Experience in electrical integration, including CAN/LIN system architecture definition and ECUs
  • Prior involvement in HMI projects, showcasing familiarity with user interaction design principles.
  • Experience with requirements management tools (Polarion, DOORS, JAMA, etc).
  • Project management experience.
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 $137,000 to $222,000. 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.
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.