Product Manager, Technical – AI Evaluation

Zoox

  • Full Time

As a leader in the autonomous vehicle space, Zoox is building a software platform to test and evaluate driving AI at scale, continually pushing the capabilities of our autonomous vehicles. This product serves internal customers across a multitude of critical functions within our organization and leverages cross-functional expertise from the simulation, infrastructure, data, AI, and safety teams at Zoox to guide AI and metrics development within the company.  We are seeking a Product Manager for AI Evaluation to define our next generation AI evaluation software and shape our approach to AI development.

As a Product Manager for AI Evaluation, you will work closely with other Product Managers, AI and Software Engineering leadership, Safety, and Data Science. As an integral part of the team in this nascent space, you will help solve complex and ambiguous problems while making difficult tradeoff assessments and leveraging a deep understanding of the customer and business objectives. You are humble and recognize the importance of teamwork in tackling large multidisciplinary challenges. Collaboration will be key to success as you work to define, align, and iterate product requirements. You are inquisitive while being motivated to test, learn, and iterate on the journey to a successful launch.

As a Product Manager for AI Evaluation, you will:
– Be in a high impact role with the ability to dramatically accelerate the development of Zoox autonomous vehicles.
– Guide the roadmap and design modern ML products for evaluating safety-critical AI applications.
– Understand the needs of your diverse users and provide them with tools that allow them to make faster, better decisions based on Simulation data.

 

Qualifications

 

  • 5+ years of product management experience (can include informal experience in other roles).
  • – Experience conducting user interviews to defining requirements with acceptance criteria
    – Experience conducting user demosExperience managing and prioritizing feature backlogs
    – Experience building roadmaps for software productsExperience delivering products to end users
    – Experience in data analysis roles, e.g., as a data scientist
  • Strategy and leadership skills; Collaborate with internal partners and users to solve complex cross-functional problems. Use your influence to generate great outcomes.
  • Established skills in distilling ambiguous problem spaces into compelling product visions. 
  • The ability to balance long-term strategic objectives against near-term tactical wins.
  • Technical background (Degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience).
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    Bonus Qualifications

     

  • 7+ years of product management experience.
  • Experience developing AI/ML or robotics products, particularly autonomous vehicles.
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    Vaccine Mandate
    Employees working in this position will be required to have received a single dose of the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine OR have completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series. In addition, employees will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccine by the earlier of (1) April 15 or (2) within two months of becoming eligible for the booster vaccine.
    Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination status upon receipt of a conditional offer of employment. That offer of employment will be conditioned upon, among other things, an Applicant’s ability to show proof of vaccination status. Please note the Company provides reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable state, federal, and local laws.
    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.