Lucid Motors

Casa Grande, AZ, United States

Posted on: 2022-11-21

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Plant Floor Systems 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.

Lucid Motors is searching for a Plant Floor Systems Engineer for its Casa Grande area facilities who will be responsible for MES integration, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting. The PFS Engineer will be responsible for monitoring, assessing the functionality, improvements and maintaining MES in the plant. The PFS Engineer will be the primary point of contact for MES and ensure business continuity in one of the following plants: Powertrain, BIW, Paint and/or GA.

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. 

You Will:

  • The Plant Floor Systems Engineer will be responsible for the integration, operation and maintenance of the entire Manufacturing Execution Systems -MES- in the plant
  • Work with the team on establishing MES design principles, practices, implementations, documentation and maintenance procedures.
  • Assist with defining the objectives of MES improvements, including developing and reviewing proposals and presentations.
  • Work closely with manufacturing, line integrators and vendors during installation/validation of MES.
  • Ensure system uptime and backup for all MES (Hardware and Software) in the plant.
  • Work on establishing consistent metrics and data collection for continuous improvement.
  • Work closely with engineering to help report issues, lead project deliverables and provide status and progress reports.
  • Project Management
  • Responsible for project timing and goals
  • Provide direction to resources
  • Monitor projects
  • Report status of projects during regular team meetings
  • Coordinate with others to overcome operational issues
  • You Bring:

  • BS/MS in Information Technology/Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • A minimum of 5+ years of experience in manufacturing and launch experience with emphasis on IT Applications and Plant Floor Operations.
  • Proven experience in SCADA, IoT or MES Systems.
  • Expert knowledge of SCADA Software: Ignition, Iconics, Cimplicity or similar software.
  • Proficient knowledge of computer programming (SQL, OPC, HTML, JAVA, Phyton, C Sharp, Visual Basic) 
  • Strong understanding of PLC Programing: Rockwell, Siemens.
  • Strong understanding of HMI Development: Rockwell, Siemens.
  • Problem solving skills specific to Information Technology, Network Management and System Design.
  • Experienced in designing and implementing Business Continuity Plans and Disaster Recovery Plans.
  • Strong analytical skills for interpreting business requirements and translating them into technical specifications.
  • Project management experience.
  • Manufacturing automotive experience, specific to one or more of the following areas: Powertrain, BIW, Paint and/or GA.
  • Fair knowledge of PLM and ERP systems such as Delmia, SAP and and the like are preferred