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Job Number: 2168594

DevOps Engineer

Zoox's Road Network team is responsible for developing the tools and infrastructure necessary to build, curate, and manage our high definition road network.

To achieve these goals, our team has built several web applications that enable us to visualize, inspect, and validate the semantic road data.

Our next DevOps Engineer will help enable the road network team's expansion into more mission-critical services. A number of the systems the team maintain are used across the company and enable visualization and introspection of the road network data in simulation, log playback, tele-operations, fleet management, and on-vehicle dashboards.


  • Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure
  • Testing and examining code written by others and analyzing results
  • Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and solutions
  • Working with software engineers to ensure that development follows establish processes and works as intended
  • Deploy updates and fixes in a timely manner
  • Maintain the services that the


  • Experience maintaining complex web applications at scale
  • Experience working with content pipelines where reliable validation and data integrity are paramount
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science (or related field) or equivalent practical experience
  • Strong experience with Kubernetes, Docker, AWS frameworks, and ElasticSearch
  • Experience with Python and JavaScript/TypeScript
  • Experience building and deploying containerized applications
  • Experience building and maintaining relational and/or NoSQL databases

Bonus Points

  • Master's / PhD in computer science (or related field)
  • Experience with Redis or Elasticache
  • Experience with mapping or GIS systems

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