Materials Test Engineering Internship/Co-Op



Quality Assurance
Foster City, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, September 29, 2023
As an intern on the Materials Engineering team, you will have the opportunity to work on our ground up autonomous vehicle. You will have the opportunity to work hands-on in a laboratory environment to provide solutions to a variety of vehicle systems including body safety structure, exterior/aesthetic components, and electro mechanisms. You will work closely with teams within Zoox to fabricate test articles and perform testing to produce data that will have a meaningful impact on the design of our hardware. The type of work is varied and includes laboratory testing, engineering design, validation, and concept fabrication.

Technical Qualifications & Language Requirements

  • Pursuing a degree in Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Familiar with materials science principles, basic laboratory procedure, mechanical testing on UTM, mechanical design and fabrication
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.