Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-08-22

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Database Architect

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.

Data Architect is responsible to define and lead the Data Architecture, Data Quality, Data Governance at lucid, for both Vehicle and Operational data, ingesting, processing, and storing Trillions of rows of data per day. This hands-on role helps solve real big data problems, which most of the standard tools on the market are not capable of handling. You will be designing solutions, writing codes and automation, defining standards, and establish best practices across the company. 

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. 

The Job:

  • You deal with demanding customers and pressing deadlines – but that just keeps things interesting.
  • Requirements gathering, feasibility analysis, logical and physical DB modeling/ design, ERD etc.
  • Choose the right DB (RDBMS/NoSQL/Graph/JSON/Columnar/Time-series etc.) for the right data and polyglot architecture
  • Work with our developers and business analysts to create and modify our database structure

  • MySQL:
  • Creating the databases, and creating the tables, indexes, views, constraints, stored procedures etc.
  • Architecting, designing the DB schema, identifying proper indexing, DB/SQL tuning etc.
  • Define the modern distributed database architecture for existing and new applications
  • MongoDB
  • As a database architect, you should be able to provide solution for application team requirements and how to design the best MongoDB schema for a given application.
  • Identifying proper indexes, and tuning etc.
  • Neo4J
  • As a database architect, you will design and build graph database load processes to efficiently populate the knowledge graphs using datasets to solve various business use cases.
  • Experience with encryption solutions for Neo4J experience with backup & recovery methodologies used for Neo4J
  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience in Database Architecture and Design experience.
  • 7+ years of experience in solution design patterns
  • 7+ years of experience with Installing, configuring, maintaining of SQL and NoSQL databases like MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, DynamoDB, Elasticsearch or Neo4J
  • Experience with at least two coding and scripting languages e.g., Python, Java, Scala, Shell Scripting
  • Preferred Qualificatr

  • You have experience defining and evaluating application solution architectures and roadmaps
  • You are a "Big Picture" Thinker – you can maintain perspective and establish context.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the differences between typical relational and NoSQL database development and access methodologies
  • Experience with LDAP Based Authentication & Authorization
  • Architecting event-driven systems like Kafka, Kinesis, Data streams/pipelines, ETL.
  • Assist with schema design, code review, query tuning.
  • Kubernetes experience.
  • Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Master’s degree preferred