Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-08-10

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Field Crash Investigation Manager

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 currently seeking a Field Crash Investigation Manager.  This position requires an experienced professional with a strong background in Automotive Software, including diagnostic systems and ECU communication, along with experience in evaluation of crash incidents . Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for perfection within a fast-paced environment.

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 Role:

  • Provide detailed analysis of various types of vehicle incidents in the Field
  • Work closely with specialized crash investigation engineers
  • Develop processes for precise workflow in handling all aspects of incident investigation
  • Embed with vehicle engineering teams, providing feedback gathered from investigations
  • Acquire a thorough knowledge of Lucid vehicle software and hardware systems and strategies
  • Expectations:

  • 10+ years of Automotive experience in Crash Investigation
  • Strong knowledge of structural analysis
  • Knowledge of various restraint and airbag technologies
  • Hands-on experience in using test equipment and validation tools such as CANoe, CANalyzer
  • Supplier management experience and a strong background in working with cross functional groups
  • Familiarity with ADAS technologies, calibrations, and sensor function and diagnosis
  • Strong skills in database management
  • Experience in diagnostic sequences such as ECU reprogramming
  • Bachelor of Science, in the areas of Electrical, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Automotive, Computer Science, or other related fields.
  • Advantageous:

  • Advantageous:
  • Field experience with OEM automotive diagnostic tools and software
  • Technical writing experience
  • Hands-on experience working on vehicles

  • Education Requirements:

  • Degree in either Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Automotive Technology,  or equivalent experience