Lucid Motors

Casa Grande, AZ, United States

Posted on: 2022-06-22

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Staff Material Flow 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 recruiting for an experienced Staff Material Flow Engineer to join our Material Flow Engineering team in Casa Grande, Arizona. The individual will use his/her engineering experience to design material flow plans and optimize material delivery and storage capacities in the SKD facilities. This role demands excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills as well as a holistic understanding of production operations. The individual will lead and provide direction to the SKD material flow engineering team in the factory. He/she will work across departments with production, warehouse, packaging, quality, finance, supply chain, demand planning, production planning, and various engineering teams to design and refine material flow designs. A successful candidate will balance short-term tactical improvement with long-term business process and systems improvement. 

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. 


  • Lead and provide direction to the SKD material flow engineering team in the factory.
  • Develop and regularly communicate Internal Logistics KPI reports.
  • Design material flow processes to establish efficient material delivery systems. Optimize material storage and delivery equipment and  methodologies. Work closely with stakeholders to understand requirements to provide efficient material flow solutions. 
  • Create and implement tools to audit efficiency and identify cost reduction opportunities.
  • Educate and engage cross-functional teams in importance of continuous improvement. 
  • Develop and communicate standards and best practices. Own improvement opportunities and implementation plans to all relevant levels and functions in the factory and the warehouse. 

  • Requirements

  •  B.S. in Industrial Engineering or a similar discipline with 8+ years of work experience in material flow engineering or related fields, specializing in process designs.
  • Outstanding critical thinking, problem solving abilities and communication skills, with a high level of autonomy, ability to work efficiently in an ambiguous environment, and a `can-do' attitude.
  • Innate ability to fully comprehend new processes and systems quickly, with high attention to detail. Leadership/management experience and/or end-to-end project management experience. 
  • Advanced-level MS Office skills (primarily Excel). 
  • Experience with any/all of the following preferred: Simulation modeling software (FlexSim), data visualization software (Tableau), design software (SolidWorks, CATIA), programming languages (SQL, Python, MATLAB, VBA), MS Excel.