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Fleet Quality Engineer



Quality Assurance
Culver City, CA, USA
Posted on Monday, December 11, 2023

At Coco, our mission is to transform cities by removing cars, powering a more local economy, and delighting customers with an accessible daily convenience.

Coco is a venture-backed, Series A stage startup that operates hundreds of sidewalk robots, delivering to thousands of customers every week across Los Angeles. The environment here is high-energy, collaborative, and exciting. Our HQ is located in Playa Vista, Los Angeles.

About the Role

As a Fleet Quality Engineer at Coco, you will be responsible for monitoring our end-to-end delivery network for points of failure. You will use a variety of tools to analyze field data including system logs, databases, and customer communications to track, analyze and root-cause incidents. You will collaborate with a cross-functional team to drive hardware and software corrective actions and monitor the results to ensure that the fixes that we deploy are having a positive impact.

Note: This is an in-office role. Coco is an office-first, highly collaborative and cross-functional company. We are looking for someone who is excited about the energy, collaboration, and culture-building opportunities of an in-office work environment.


  • Define key performance indicators for Coco delivery quality; develop reports and dashboards that quantitatively measure these performance indicators
  • Monitor field data, including reports from pilots, field operations and customer support; system logging data; and dashboards, to identify failure trends
  • Use data analysis tools like Python, SQL, OpenSearch and Grafana to process and visualize data
  • Design test plans to isolate and instrument individual failures to determine the root cause
  • Work closely with engineering to develop test fixtures/assemblies to increase robot reliability
  • Provide detailed feedback to hardware and software engineers on failure modes so that they can develop fixes
  • Collate and present data on key issues and trends to stakeholders and company management in a clear, organized fashion
  • In collaboration with robot technicians and engineers, develop and document standard operating procedures for robot repairs, upgrades, commissioning and calibration.
  • Failure analysis of HW and SW systems down to the root level

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, robotics, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or a related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with Python and SQL

Preferred Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience with robotics hardware and/or software
  • Experience with data analysis using tools such as Sigma
  • Experience with embedded Linux systems
  • Experience with quality assurance on cloud software deployments
  • Experience with using JIRA and Confluence for collaboration and documentation
  • Experience with test automation & creating test setups

Compensation Package

Coco provides salary + equity compensation packages. The salary range for this role is $70,000 - $100,000. We also offer competitive healthcare benefits and a 401k program.

Coco is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation