Mission Progress, Planning & Control Internship/Co-op



Foster City, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2023
The position involves algorithm design, software implementation, integration and testing for high-performance multi-agent prediction and planning methods. The candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with and contribute to a team developing state-of-the-art decision making methods for a fleet of fully autonomous vehicles operating in complex dense urban environments. The focus would be in pickup and drop-off behaviors.

Technical Qualifications & Language Requirements

  • Senior B.S., M.S., or PhD Candidate in Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
  • Experience with C++
  • Strong geometric reasoning
  • Strong intuition with kinematics
  • Experience with behavioral planning algorithms or robotics
The monthly salary range for this position is $6,500 to $9,500. Compensation will vary based on role, degree level and type, and benefits will be offered based on eligibility. Additional benefits may include medical insurance, 401k, and a housing stipend.
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.