Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-11-11

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Audio Software QA Engineer - Infotainment

About the company:

Lucid is the new generation of EV. Our relentless focus on innovation, luxury, and sustainability drives us into a reality where you no longer have to choose between doing great things, doing the right thing, and doing everything with the highest regard for efficiency and design. There were luxury cars, then EVs, now there’s Lucid.  

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
 
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
 
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

As an Audio Software QA Engineer - Infotainment, you will be working with a unique and gifted team. You will work on sustaining software while at the same time forging forward in evaluation of quality for exciting new products for consumers. Primarily, you will work with the Audio Team. You will work towards the goal of launching new Infotainment Software, with a focus on stability and the best-in-class audio quality and performance.
 
Along the adventure, you will partner and collaborate with other engineers and cross-functional teams. You will work with the CoreOS team, Software engineers, Automation Engineers, Audio HW engineers, and more. You will make sure audio performance not only meets the spec from the Product Management team, but also creates an astounding and enveloping experience, being completely free of defects.
 
Lucid is the first OEM to have Dolby ATMOS integrated in a vehicle, therefore we are at the forefront of bringing a new experience to the Automotive industry. You will have a special opportunity to contribute alongside other subject matter experts and be a part of the creation of the best sounding car in the world. 

In this role you will be responsible for audio testing and validation, by running both manual and automated tests. The candidate will be responsible for testing from the lower level to the application level of software. You will be responsible for testing the full audio signal path of our devices, and validation of the entire audio subsystem.


At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.

Notice regarding COVID-19 protocols  
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States may or may not be required to provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses). Vaccination requirements are dependent upon location and position, please refer to the job description for more details.
 
Individuals in positions requiring vaccinations may seek a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement and may be granted such an accommodation after submitting a formal request to and the subsequent review and approval thereof by our dedicated Covid-19 Response team.
 
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Validate software in labs and on vehicles
  • Produce test plans
  • Define the testing criteria based on the Product Requirements provided from the Product Manager
  • Perform functional and performance tests
  • Regression test audio features after each SW/FW release
  • Develop new test cases for new features which are being implemented
  • Partner with software development engineers to understand new feature implementation, scope test efforts, and communicate with Project Managers and Product Leads
  • Analyze the test results and file bugs for tracking issues found
  • Design, set up, maintain, and execute automated tests (including functional, system integration, regression, performance, and API testing)
  • Perform all additional duties as needed.
  • Qualifications:

  • B.A. in Music Technology (or related discipline)
  • 2+ years of experience testing and validating Audio products
  • Experience shipping top rated, high volume, audio products (automotive, mobile, or consumer)
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Testing experience with Linux and/or Android
  • Foundational understanding of electronic and audio technology
  • Trained Ear and Critical Listening Expertise
  • Musical background is preferred.
  • Nice to Haves:

  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Experience with Jira workflow and Jenkins
  • Musical background is preferred
  • Development/Coding experience.