Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-11-10

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Internship

Experience required:

Intern

Salary

Salary not provided

Intern, Content Editor, Summer 2023

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 an intern, Content Editor, Technical Writer. This position requires an experienced professional with a basic understanding of rewriting technical articles and a passion for working with EV’s. 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. 

Be a part of something amazing

Come work alongside some of the best and most accomplished minds in the industry.  Based in the heart of Silicon Valley, California, Lucid Motors is making significant breakthroughs in clean technology. 

Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for brilliant minds who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you want to actively work towards creating a better, sustainable future, we’d love to have you 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 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. 

Role/Responsibilities:

  • Work with diagnostic and service teams to ensure content is authored as per lucid standard
  • Learn about and gain experience in technical documentation
  • Transcribe diagnostic information and procedures into proprietary software 
  • Take ownership by organizing technical information of a subject matter 
  • Comprehend technical content and communicate it effectively to relevant stakeholders 
  • Ensure complete content coverage and formatting 
  • Be responsible for reporting status updates on a regular basis 
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has a passion for working in the automotive industry, especially with electric vehicles 
  • Proficient in word processing tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe 
  • Aptitude with transcribing non-technical writing into comprehensible content 
  • Interpersonal Communication Skills 
  • Self-directed and able to work independently 
  • Passion for technology and automotive 
  • Nice to have:

  • Have taken engineering courses and understand the basics of engineering principles 
  • Authoring instructions and procedures type technical document experience  
  • Technical understanding of Electric Vehicle architecture   
  • Familiarity with Electric Vehicle troubleshooting procedures 
  • Education:

  • Field(s)of study: Technical writing, Documentation, Content Editing, English, Engineering or related fields 
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD Degree program at an accredited university 
  • Proof of enrollment in current or into next program (MS, PhD) 
  • Information:

  • Location: This position is in Newark, CA. You must be prepared to start onsite for your first day of employment. 
  • Availability: Full-time is preferred 
  • Anticipated Hours: 8:30am – 5:30pm 
  • Work Environment: Office 
  • Compensation: Student compensation is based on location and current degree level, non-negotiable. 
  • Visa Sponsorship: Lucid may but is not obligated to sponsor foreign national employees requiring company sponsorship for U.S employment authorization. 
  • Medical Benefits: Dental and vision on day 1 for all interns working 30+ hours a week; medical for interns in California working 30+ hours a week. 
  • Housing/Transportation: You must provide your own living arrangements and transportation in the local area. 
  • Background Check: All offers of employment are contingent on clearing a background check.