Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-11-09

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Senior Android Software 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 currently seeking Android Application Developers for Infotainment systems. This position requires an experienced professional with a background in development of Android Apps. 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. 


  • Android software engineer to work on Android applications in AOSP automotive infotainment system.
  • Design, implement, and deliver the in-vehicle software utilizing the underlying platform, frameworks, and SDKs.
  • Work in conjunction with the UX design team to define, scope, and refine the user-facing features and interactions.
  • Work in conjunction with platform software engineers to analyze and optimize the system to achieve a highly responsive user experience.
  • Diagnose, analyze, and resolve relevant issues based on testing, and user validation.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • A minimum of 5+ years of industry experience in Android application development, and proven industry experience of shipping Android software products.
  • BS minimum in the areas of Computer Science, Computer engineering, Electrical Engineering or other STEM degrees.
  • Domain knowledge and experience of software development on the Android platform and have worked with multiple areas of Android SDK.
  • Experience in API design, performance optimization, client architecture, or tools in the Android application space.
  • Proficiency in Java programming to write clean and well-structured code.
  • Experience with Android Studio, Git, unit testing, code review, issue tracking, and graphics performance analysis tools.
  • Preferred Skills

  • Experience in Android Automotive OS.
  • Experience in multi-thread programming.
  • Ability to communicate technical ideas clearly and effectively.
  • Passion for user interactions and doing so with excellence.
  • Desire and willingness to constantly learn new knowledge and skills.
  • Education

  • BS minimum in the areas of Computer Science, Computer engineering, Electrical Engineering or other STEM degrees.