Test Conductor

Vehicle Operator - Test Conductor


We are looking for vehicle test specialists. You will be responsible for planning and conducting vehicle tests for six to eight hours per day. This role is for a temporary assignment staffed through one of Waymo’s staffing agencies. You will develop a unique set of organizational and operational skills using systems engineering processes and vehicles running proprietary software and hardware. You will operate comfortably and excel in a fast-paced environment, sometimes managing up to four communication channels simultaneously via various high- and low-tech mediums. You will work closely with engineers, managers, and researchers at Waymo to create and improve test plans and report results. You have strong communication and writing skills and are a superb driver as well. Professionalism, care, and personal responsibility required at all times -- we have developed a strong team culture of safety and expect everyone to adhere to team standards of conduct. Must pass a number of training checkpoints, both in and out of the car. Expected to keep all project details confidential. Clean driving history required.

Summary of Primary Duties:

  • Create and improve structured test plans and conduct field tests
  • Analyze collected data and concisely report results in written and oral format Coordination of remote test site and on-site development events
  • Conduct objective vehicle-level tests
  • Ability to work both AM or PM shifts as needed
  • Monitor software systems via laptop with constant focus while in a moving vehicle
  • Travel is required (up to 80%) and ability to travel on short notice with good humor is a bonus.
  • Take personal responsibility for the safety of self and others during active and inactive structured testing.

Required Qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree 
  • At least 21 years old.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience driving on public roads
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to type at least 40wpm.
  • Clean driving history and no criminal background. 
  • Able to spend a full day outside, in variable weather conditions.
  • Able to safely maneuver around autonomous vehicles.
  • Able to lift up to 30 lbs. independently.

**Must be willing to work evenings and weekends as needed***

Nice to Have Skills: Previous experience in field testing or hardware testing is a bonus but not required.

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