Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-05-11

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Senior

Salary

Salary not provided

Sr. Engineer, Smart Energy Partnerships

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 talented Sr. Engineer for Lucid Smart Energy Products and the Smart Energy Program. This position requires an experienced professional with a proven track record of excellence forming partnerships and relationships with companies, organizations, government bodies and standardization institutions. The candidate demonstrates strong organizational capability and the ability to command respect from the talented cross functional teams. The ideal candidate will communicate proactively, so each individual team member remains aware of the current achievements, and that critical issues are identified and brought to the attention of senior management in a timely manner.


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 vaccination requirement as a condition of gainful employment within the United States
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus, and the increased transmissibility with recent variants, all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States, must provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses) based on the manufacturer's guidelines on their first day of employment.
 
Individuals seeking a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement 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:

  • Identify possible partners among industry stakeholders and agencies
  • Establish and form partnerships
  • Oversee and identify public funding opportunities on state and federal level
  • Form partnerships, apply-for and secure opportunities
  • Work and interface with legal and policy team to shape visibility
  • Shape Lucid as a driver towards future regulation
  • Promote Lucid prove-of-concept showcases among standardization and governmental bodies to support their rule-making
  • Understand other stakeholders in the industry and learn their roadmap.
  • Interact with OEMs and EVSE manufactures to align on protocol deployment and preferences.

  • Qualifications:

  • Technical experience in the field of electric vehicle charging
  • Technical experience with smart home energy systems and the electrical grid
  • Preferably [6+] years experience in the relevant field with an emphasis on promoting technology and successfully establishing long-lasting relationships with organizations leading to mutual benefits for all parties involved
  • Understanding of electrical principles
  • Understand governmental intentions, seeing and balancing chances and leverage funding to contribute to a broader integration of electric vehicles into electrical grids
  • Strong ability of abstraction and combining a system-wide approach with product-centric specifications

  • Education:

  • Master’s degree preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or technical discipline (electrical engineering, microelectronics, computer science, physics, or similar).