Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-05-11

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Technician, Vehicle Testing

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.

As a Vehicle Test Technician, reporting to the Manager for Vehicle Validation, you will be assigned a range of duties, including instrumentation of vehicles for testing in various disciplines, dynamics, durability, noise and vibration, performance. You will work with a dedicated group of engineers and technicians to solve data acquisition problems.  You will also support various engineering prototype builds.

The ideal candidate can show proof of excellence in your past position, while demonstrating profound creativity in resolving mechanical problems, diagnosing faults, and implementing vehicle test hardware.

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:

  • Build state of the art automotive prototype vehicle, systems, and subsystems
  • Work closely with Design engineers and identify potential assembly and service issues
  • Work efficiently within a multidisciplinary cooperative environment
  • Evaluate engineering prototypes on the road to acquire various types of data
  • Service instrumentation systems and wire harnesses
  • Qualifications:

  • Proficient with wiring and sensor installation and check out
  • Able to diagnose basic wiring problems
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours including weekends and possible overtime including supporting test trips to various locations around the mid-west US and occasional trips to California HQ.  Estimated travel 20%.
  • Basic computer skills for issue reporting
  • Must demonstrate the ability to communicate clearly both written and orally
  • Exceptional ability and desire to learn new skills and tools ability to apply oneself in new problems in a dynamic lean start-up environment
  • Proof of excellence in your past position, while demonstrating profound creativity in resolving mechanical problems
  • 5 years automobile technician experience
  • Valid US driver’s license
  • Education:

  • Degree in Automotive Technology or ASE Certification or equivalent professional vehicle service expertise.
  • Preferred:

  • Associates degree or equivalent training
  • Experience working on fully electric vehicles
  • Professional Race team experience
  • Fabrication and wiring experience
  • Luxury automotive technician experience