Lucid Motors

Casa Grande, AZ, United States

Posted on: 2022-08-04

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Technical Specialist, Stamping

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 Stamping Die Technical Specialist. The Stamping Die Technical Specialist manages technical and financial aspects for a group of parts and is the key internal interface with Engineering, Finance, Logistics, Quality and Manufacturing to deliver world class products on time and cost effectively. This specifically includes the Feasibility, DFM, Construction, Tryout & Home line. He or she will help establish our global supply chain strategy, support cross-functional teams during the development and industrialization phases and drive sound business decisions throughout the product life cycle.



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:

  • Project coordination, champions and supports Lucid Engineering / Manufacturing Group’s specific needs and requirements regarding the DFM, Cost, Quality & Schedule.
  • Approve stamping die designs and manages suppliers performance to build schedule
  • Take ownership of the technical management of the products. Address Lucid technical questions and follow up to ensure all action items are completed.
  • Facilitate PCR process interaction between Supplier and Lucid Engineering teams.
  • Manage internal Lucid Customers, assesses needs regarding priorities, deadlines, and quantities, driving suppliers for on time deliverables.
  • Track and manage Press Line Trial for new dies and Engineering Changes.
  • Feedback die issues to design standard
  • Die modification strategy and schedule for design change implementation
  • Plan and manage outsource stampings
  • Cost control (after die arrival, cost plan vs. actual)
  • SPM / Quality- UP Projects
  • Familiar with GD&T concepts
  • Schedules and monitors all NPI activities, from design kick-off, tooling, and engineering builds through mass production.
  • Maintain documentation of internal or external communication, processing data, and other pertinent product information.
  • Quotation: sample costs, fixture costs, tooling costs, test costs, etc., during NPI engineering builds.
  • Track cost approval, PO, invoice to payment, including initial budget, ECO and cost modifications.
  • Assists development with new process or materials as requested.
  • Travel 25-50% to visit suppliers (US and International)
  • You Bring:

  • A Certified Tool & Die Apprenticeship is preferred or a BS degree, Mechanical Engineering major with stamping die experience.
  • 8-10 years of Program Management / Tool Engineering experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Tandem, progressive, blanking, and transfer stamping.
  • Extensive aluminum Class A, BIW and Closures experience with focus on the design and build of stamping dies.
  • Experience with overseas Asian tool suppliers.
  • The ability to travel internationally.
  • Demonstrated leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Working knowledge of current manufacturing techniques – tooling, metal stamping, assembly and testing.
  • Working knowledge of production and quality control procedures used in a manufacturing environment.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Effective skill in establishing and maintaining working relationships with a wide range of individuals from varying economic, social, and educational backgrounds in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong mechanical, time management and analysis skills
  • Knowledge of material properties, mechanics of materials and how these materials react when subjected to varying stamping conditions.
  • Must be capable of working with peers, subordinates, supervisors, and management on a multidisciplinary team.
  • Ability to remain current with state of the art technologies and practices related to the metal stamping process as well as develop innovative solutions when necessary.
  • Able to use MS Office- Excel, Project, Word,
  • Proficiency in Cad software - CATIA and Autoform