Software Engineer - Perception ML Ops



Software Engineering, Operations, Data Science
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024
Join us at Zoox in a dynamic role where you'll leverage state-of-the-art models to interpret the complex and ever-changing environments of our cities. As a Software Engineer on our Perception team, you'll be crafting advanced workflows to analyze the cutting edge sensor data and contributing to the development of groundbreaking algorithms for segmentation, tracking, classification, and high-level scene understanding.
We are in search of engineers who have expertise in developing perception pipelines, adept at processing real data at scale within fast-paced and unpredictable environments.


  • Extensive experience with programming and algorithm design
  • Proficient in Python and C++
  • Experience scaling machine learning algorithms
  • Experience with machine learning deployment
  • Experience handling large data sets efficiently
  • Minimum 4 years' experience in a relevant field

Bonus Qualifications

  • Master's degree or PhD in computer science or related field
  • Experience with Ray
  • Experience with sensor data and 3d representations (pointclouds, meshes, etc.)
There are three major components to compensation for this position: salary, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The salary will range from $175,000 to $265,000. A sign-on bonus may be part of a compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.
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.