Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-05-11

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Fastening Engineer

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.

We are looking for an experienced Fastening Engineer to support the development, installation and maintenance of the fastening system. The successful candidate will be working with cutting edge automation and tooling that enables best in class engineering designs with exceptional world class quality.  The applicant must be an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our team.

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 vaccination requirement as a condition of gainful employment within the United States
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus, and the increased transmissibility with recent variants, all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States, must provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses) based on the manufacturer's guidelines on their first day of employment.
Individuals seeking a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement 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. 

You Will:

  • Work with Design Engineers on design for manufacturability of the bolted joints and specification of tooling to secure all joints.
  • Perform upfront analysis of bolted joint systems to optimize robustness and minimize costly redesigns.
  • Drive resolution of joint design issues between stakeholders.
  • Drive commonization of fasteners with assembly-friendly solutions.
  • Set up fastening verification and audit process in the plant.
  • Provide continuous improvement of processes by supporting line walks, best in class serviceability, assembly time reduction, and cost reduction initiatives.
  • Promote and investigate new fastener technologies.
  • Assign Joint IDs to all torque joints 
  • Maintain ownership and assignment of all torque tools to stations and operators
  • You Bring:

  • 5+ years of Fastener Engineering experience w/automotive OEM or supplier. 
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Fastener selection/recommendation experience.
  • Ability to pull part design from CATIA for tooling match up analysis.
  • Experience setting up DC tooling controllers.
  • Ability to read and understand component drawings supporting the General Assembly function.  
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office tools (MS-Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio)
  • Proven ability to communicate to people at all levels within an engineering organization
  • Creative, energetic, self-motivated and highly organized
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced office and plant floor environment, meet critical deadlines with an eye for accuracy and attention to detail