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Software Engineer, iOS

ZooxFull-time$143k - $200kFoster City, CaliforniaNov 19, 2019
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Zoox is looking for a skilled iOS engineer to join the Mobile Apps team within our Ride & Fleet Software Engineering organization. This is a high impact position with the opportunity to drive large cross-functional projects that will shape the riders’ interface into our autonomous ride hailing service. Your work will be highly visible, at the forefront of our service rollout. In your development work, and in interactions with a wide variety of teams at Zoox, we will expect you to be essential in engineering design and implementation that results in a robust, usable, and secure system: from Rider, to Cloud, to Robot.


  • Own the engineering design and implementation of major product features and enablement efforts for Zoox’s user-facing iOS application
  • Research, utilize, and build technologies to form a scalable architecture and foundation for our application
  • Collaborate with teams of world-class engineers from diverse backgrounds with expertise in rider experience, backend services, autonomous driving, mapping, AI, and software infrastructure
  • Collaborate with our talented design and product teams on identifying and solving questions about how our users (riders) can access Zoox services in the most efficient and intuitive manner
  • Contribute to products that impact humans and their experience in autonomous vehicle ride and work on solving problems that arise from real-life situations


  • BS / MS in Computer Science or similar degree with 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong background in mobile development on iOS – deep understanding of iOS UI, frameworks, and “backend” mobile development
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with engineering, product, and experience teams to architect and drive a feature from concept through production
  • Willingness to maintain quality and upkeep of both new and existing application features
  • Passion for learning new technologies, domains, and challenging the status quo

Bonus Qualifications

  • Long-term ownership of public-facing applications through multiple releases
  • Meaningful contribution and ownership of a highly-popular, heavily downloaded app
  • Mobile application unit / UI testing frameworks and services
  • Strong background as a CS generalist
  • Kotlin / Android development 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 $143,000 to $200,000. 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.

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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.


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