Incoming Quality Engineer

Casa Grande, AZ /
Manufacturing – Manufacturing /
Full-Time
Leading the future of luxury mobility

Lucid’s mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. Working at Lucid Motors means having a shared vision to power the future in revolutionary ways. Be part of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the automotive industry.

Leading the future of luxury mobility

Lucid’s mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. Working at Lucid Motors means having a shared vision to power the future in revolutionary ways. Be part of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the automotive industry.

Our Incoming Quality team enables the industrialization of innovative products in an extremely aggressive timeline. In this highly visible role, the Incoming Quality Engineer works together with Engineering, Manufacturing and our suppliers to develop ways to deliver challenging designs while at the same time not sacrificing manufacturing requirements for quality.

The Role

    • Strong part acceptance criteria knowledge
    • Create and implement departmental processes such as control and reaction plans to protect factory’s quality & delivery and forge excellent cross-functional relationships with supplier chain team
    • React immediately to any supplier-related abnormality with a sense or urgency bringing an interim solution to the affected process while the supportive team analyze the root cause in parallel
    • Close interaction with supply chain team & suppliers to align requirements and expectations. Goal is to develop supplier on achieving a solid quality output with a proactive mindset
    • Work with suppliers to create new manufacturing techniques when necessary to meet design and process requirements
    • Perform supplier audits and assessments.  Develop process improvement plans and drive immediate implementation; monitor and maintain performance metrics
    • Participate on investigation for supplier quality issues to determine root cause, identify and implement corrective actions, drive sustained long-term permanent and preventive actions
    • Develop quality plans, design test methods and gages, identify potential failure modes and process weaknesses and drive corrective actions 
    • Travel up to 25%, occasionally on short notice

Qualifications

    • High-volume manufacturing background required with experience in process improvement 
    • Ability to read and interpret schematics and drawings and an in-depth knowledge of quality standards and specifications
    • Excellent analytical abilities, technical writing ability and comprehensive understanding of quality toolbox
    • Ability to develop an improvement plan for suppliers to achieve desired results and avoid affecting factory’s performance
    • Certification preferred – American Society for Quality, Six Sigma Black Belt, etc.
    • Team player with strong interpersonal skills, hands-on and data driven, be able to adopt to the dynamic working environment, creative mindset in problem solving
    • BS in Engineering, MS preferred
Be part of something amazing

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.

At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.  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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