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Commissioning Technician

Xos Trucks

Xos Trucks

Sales & Business Development
Byrdstown, TN, USA
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

Xos (NASDAQ: XOS) is an innovative electric vehicle (EV) company on a mission to decarbonize commercial transportation. Our zero-emission commercial vehicles and next-generation technologies empower fleets of Fortune 500 companies and positively impact our environment.

At Xos, we design and manufacture EVs, create first-class battery systems, develop vehicle software, and entice fleet owners into an electrified future with groundbreaking service.

Xos is a people-focused company—and a great place to work! Perks include 100% covered employee health benefits, Betterment 401k, job training, and growth opportunities, to name a few.

We are a team of passionate doers that have banded together to achieve a worthy mission. We’re go-getters, change-makers, and future-creators. Join us and be part of the future of transportation!

The Role

As a Commissioning Technician at Xos, you will play a crucial role in commissioning and end-of-line testing of our vehicles and sub-systems. Your responsibilities will include validating the operation and performance of mechanical, wiring, and electrical systems through various stages of the build process.

As successful Commissioning Technician, has a strong technical background, exceptional attention to detail, and a passion for ensuring the highest quality standards in vehicle production.


  • Conduct thorough vehicle commissioning activities to ensure all components and systems are installed and calibrated to meet quality standards.
  • Validate the correct operation of each system and verify the performance of electrical systems using advanced test equipment.
  • Perform comprehensive end-of-line testing on vehicles and sub-systems to ensure functionality and performance.
  • Utilize diagnostic tools and testing equipment to identify and troubleshoot wiring, control systems, and any deviations from specifications.
  • Support the creation and implementation of sub-system tests before final vehicle assembly to reduce end-of-line testing.
  • Document and report any defects, malfunctions, or deviations from specifications.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to address and resolve issues encountered during the commissioning process for continuous improvement on vehicle design and production process.


  • 4+ years of manufacturing assembly experience, preferably in electric vehicle and/or automotive manufacturing; relevant certifications and vocational training are a plus.
  • Proven experience in commissioning and end-of-line testing of vehicles and subsystems is advantageous.
  • Experience in programming, machine controls, or electronics validation and testing is highly preferred.
  • Expertise in troubleshooting complex electrical systems and familiarity with electronic test equipment setup and operation.
  • Strong knowledge of electronics and electronics systems integration and verification.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and commitment to quality.
  • Effective communication and collaboration abilities.

Xos is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.