Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-08-23

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Systems Engineering Technical Program Manager, ADAS / AD

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.

The ADAS team is currently seeking a Technical Program Manager to be responsible for the ADAS/AD Systems Engineering. This position requires an experienced professional with a track record of successfully bringing new automotive ADAS/AD features into production.
 
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.

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. 

The Role

  • Contribute to the ADAS/AD roadmap, strategic planning, production rollout planning
  • Lead ADAS/AD system production deployments, sourcing, managing suppliers, quality management
  • Schedule and coordinate team activities including feature definition and requirements development, systems requirement development, Functional Safety deliverables, system integration and bring-up tasks and validation testing activities.
  • Report to Executive leadership on team progress towards milestones and articulate potential program risks and resources needed to mitigate the risks
  • Manage team budget and resources to ensure on-time delivery of work products and ADAS/AD vehicle features
  • Assist with the management a fleet of prototype and series production vehicles for validation of ADAS/AD features, field operation testing, mileage accumulation and data collection 
  • Manage supplier partnerships and engagement
  • Work closely with suppliers and internal teams to implement innovative solutions
  • Lead the development/adoption of processes and tools for ADAS/AD Systems Engineering at Lucid
  • Contribute to the timely delivery of fully validated, high-quality customer features
  • Work closely with other teams to ensure good communication to achieve a seamless and robust vehicle implementation
  • Qualifications:

  • 2 years of program management experience or 7 years of experience in the automotive field, preferably with ADAS/AD features
  • Proven track record of bringing automotive ADAS/AD customer features into production
  • Knowledge and experience in the ADAS/AD system and software architectures and interfaces.
  • Experience designing, debugging, testing and bringing up complex hardware/software systems
  • Experience with automotive supplier interaction, specification development, project/release management, change management
  • Capability and creativity to successfully complete projects with unconventional ideas in highly constrained, innovative startup environments
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Great to Have:

  • Previous project managing experience from an OEM or a Tier1 in ADAS/AD feature definition, systems engineering and validation testing
  • Previous experience with ADAS customer functions and/or HMI/Infotainment systems at a Tier 1 or OEM
  • Knowledge of relevant regulations and applicable (safety) standards for typical ADAS features (e.g. ASPICE, ISO26262, FMVSS, EuroNCAP)
  • Educational Requirements:

  • BS minimum in the areas of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, or other related fields
  • Higher degrees preferred