Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 

As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 

We operate development centers in Plymouth, Michigan; Southern California (Irvine, Carson & LA); Silicon Valley (San Jose and Palo Alto); Vancouver, British Columbia; and Surrey, England; as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois.


  • Architect the process, tools, and strategy for product testing from Component/Software testing to Vehicle Verification
  • Develop the methodology for variant handling of future programs/products to ensure minimal rework for carryover areas
  • Zoom out to find optimizations and missing data integrations in our product testing process or tools
  • Lead DevOps projects to expand process or tools for product testing into new parts of the business
  • Present strategy and plans to senior leaders in the business to ensure alignment on goals and direction
  • Coach business towards the best practices and lessons learned for product testing
  • Support communication of process changes effectively across the business
  • Support training of the business in the new process and tools for product testing
  • Support creation of Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) for process improvements across Requirements, Testing, and Failure analysis
  • Support development of integrations between tools to improve business production


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering Discipline, Systems Engineering, or equivalent
  • 3 or more years of experience in product development
  • Strong understanding of agile frameworks and how to apply them at an enterprise level
  • Demonstrate ability to work in a constantly changing and dynamic workplace
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent ability to zoom out and understand long term goals

Equal Opportunity

Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at accessibility@rivian.com.


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