Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-11-23

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Harness Engineer, High Voltage Battery

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.

The High Voltage Battery team is seeking a Harness Engineer to lead creation and production of Battery pack communication and sensing harness assemblies. We are looking for someone with ambition who is passionate about efficient and elegant LV architectures. The successful candidate will interface with all teams involved in producing battery systems at Lucid Motors and have a say in how we design the communication backbone of our Battery Packs.

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:

  • Develops and maintains cable/wire harness component and assembly designs from system requirements, and in accordance with all applicable industry standards and best practices
  • Collaborates closely with Mechanical and Electrical Design engineers to ensure efficient and robust LV and HV signal bussing within battery pack designs
  • Proactively communicate with multiple other subsystems to negotiate interface requirements
  • Design and oversee validation plans, ensuring harness integrity from concept to product launch
  • Qualifications:

  • 3+ years related experience
  • Demonstrate technical excellence and apply first-principles engineering
  • Strong 3D CAD and harness schematic design skills
  • Previous experience at automotive OEM and/or Tier 1
  • Previous experience in design and packaging of wire harnesses
  • Previous experience launching mass-market products
  • Confident in your own abilities; a strong, open communicator and the ability to defend their decisions and their proposed routing
  • Ability to mitigate unforeseen problems creatively and effectively
  • Preferred:

  • Experience with the successful delivery in LV harness design within an automotive High Voltage environment
  • Competency in Catia (V5 or V6)
  • Education:

  • BSc in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering required