Director, Mobile Applications

Newark, CA /
Digital – Infotainment /
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 seeking a Director for it's Mobile Applications team. The successful candidate will join what we feel is the most innovative and exciting Electric Vehicle manufacturer on the planet. You will contribute to the development of mobile applications that will be the envy of the automotive industry. This is an exciting opportunity to lead some of the finest engineers, developers, and designers as we push the envelope and produce systems and software that could only previously be conceived but never before built. Come join Lucid Motors and be a part of creating automotive and mobile application legend.

The Role:

    • Managing multiple Software teams building best-in-class Mobile Applications
    • Hire and lead top Engineering talent with experience in iOS and Android development
    • Work with other Directors and Executives to set and communicate technical direction and product strategies while anticipating strategic and scaling challenges
    • Work with your teams, technical program managers and external stakeholders to plan, prioritize and execute against an engineering roadmap
    • Ensure teams maintain effective development processes to deliver high quality production code that is safe, well architected, fast, reliable, and testable

You Bring:

    •  Experience as a People Manager, guiding multiple development teams, implementing process, setting and achieving goals
    • Good understanding of Mobile Application development
    • Good understanding of Apple and Android ecosystems
    • Ability to communicate effectively in a fast-paced environment
    • Consistent record of developing products with an eye for simplicity and customer satisfaction


    •  Experience working with outside contractors
    • Experience in automotive development
    • Experience in Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth


    •  BS or MS in the areas of Computer Science, Computer engineering, Electrical engineering, or related experience
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.

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