Join TuSimple and help change the way the world moves.  Together we're making freight transportation safer, more efficient, and more environmentally friendly.

This role is located in Tucson, AZ. Relocation assistance is provided.

For immediate consideration please email your resume to: 

Company Overview

Come join a higher calling and find a deeper purpose!   

As a multi-national Artificial Intelligence Technology Company, we are at the epicenter of the Autonomous Vehicle Universe. Our breakthroughs are leading the industry in autonomous trucking.  

While inventing the framework of Autonomous Driving, our current fleet of autonomous Trucks are helping communities receive much-needed supplies and medical equipment around the clock.   Our people are some of the most talented engineers and contributors who are leaving behind a historic legacy.  

TuSimple was founded half a decade ago with the goal of bringing the top minds in the world together to achieve the dream of a driverless truck solution. With a foundation in computer vision, algorithms, mapping, and Artificial Intelligence, TuSimple is working to create the first global commercially viable Autonomous Freight Network. 


Opportunity Overview 

The Field Quality Engineer position will work closely within Autonomy Operations to ensure the quality and accuracy of incoming/outgoing products. In this role, you will also perform critical quality testing and first article inspections to validate product requirements. Apply today and be a part of excellence!

Role Responsibilities

  • Measure product dimensions, examine functionality and compare the final product to the specifications.
  • Monitor and inspect all incoming deliveries, identifying inaccurate or unacceptable orders received in the inventory system.
  • Perform acceptable quality limit (AQL) sampling and procedures.
  • Prepare required inspection documentation such as written descriptions of inspection results including deviations from engineer in specifications.
  • Drive in process quality control and outgoing quality control activities along with continuous improvement plans associated to the inspections
  • Perform critical quality testing on projects covering mechanical installations and hardware testing.
  • Perform first article inspections to validate product requirements with little to no assistance
  • Assist engineering with special validation requirements for pre-production builds all of which may have limited information.
  • Support RCCA : Issue Triage / Problem Solving activities
  • Assist in the development of quality team processes and procedures
  • Drive resolution for fleet related maintenance and Autonomous Vehicle Hardware components / sub-systems
  • Assist in design reviews on cross functional teams to ensure that product conforms to specifications.
  • Audits and recommends improvement to inspection processes.
  • Complete quality management documents associated with product disposition, including non-conformance documentation

Experience & Skills Required

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 5-7 years of experience in Quality Control
  • Experience in the inspection of electrical and electronic components and associated hardware
  • Knowledge and experience of IPC 600 series of inspection standards
  • Strong understanding of quality control standards and testing techniques.
  • Ability to read 3D models, blueprints, schematics, diagrams, plans, and specifications to understand the requirements of products.
  • Ability to accurately use common gauges and measurement instruments for quality inspection purposes.
  • Complex Problem Solving: Practical Problem Solving, 8D, 5Y, SCARs, RTV
  • Knowledge of GD&T ASME Y14.5  /  BS:8888 ISO 1101
  • CMM Inspection experience a bonus
  • Basic skills in productivity tools such as  Microsoft Word, Excel and other related software is a must
  • Experience in utilizing collaborative tools such as Atlassian Confluence  / JIRA or equivalent
  • Strong oral and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to perform basic math calculations.
  • Dexterity to operate hand tools and gauges.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to bend, stand, stoop for intermittent periods of time
  • Full range of movement in all limbs

TuSimple Benefits

  • 100% employer-paid healthcare premiums for you and your family
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served every day
  • Full kitchens on every floor with unlimited snacks, drinks, special treats, fruits, meals, and more
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • Monthly team building budget
  • Learning/education budget  
  • Employer-paid life insurance
  • Employer-paid long and short disability

TuSimple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above-listed items.


This role is located in Tucson, AZ. Relocation assistance is provided.

For immediate consideration please email your resume to: 


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