Software Engineering Manager, Automation Framework

Newark, CA /
Digital – Cyber Security, Data, and Connectivity /
/ On-site
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 Creative Lead for Motion has a unique perspective and a creative sensibility able to translate motion across content types and are responsible for all motion graphics storytelling needs of the company. The Creative Lead for the Motion Team will have the opportunity to guide the strategic message capturing the character of the Lucid brand. 
**This role is located on-site at Headquarters in Newark, Ca.**


    • Seeking a Software Engineering Manager to help lead product development and grow the overall engineering organization.
    • Lead a team of Software Developers in the creation of our product and work cross-functionally with other teams such as Product Management, QA, and various other Software Teams.
    • Provide technical direction and mentoring to employees to achieve successful project outcomes.
    • Implement and lead SDLC efforts to lead and grow the team into development automation test framework test various core products in the company.
    • Collaborate with software and hardware engineers to define test automation requirements by participating in product design reviews.
    • Lead by example in doing hands-on design, development, and debugging.


    • BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineer
    • 5+ years of software automation or quality assurance experience (Python)
    • 3+ years of technical management experience, at multiple levels while staying hands-on in testing, troubleshooting or development
    • In-depth understanding of Python Programming language and Software Development Life-cycle
    • Proven expertise in managing projects throughout the entire development life-cycle
    • Experience with troubleshooting and managing a complex automation system
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills


    • MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineer
    • Hands-on experience delivering products and prior experience in developing automation frameworks.
    • Experience working with NLP and Robot Operating System
Salary Range: The compensation range for this position is specific to the locations listed below and is the range Lucid reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position taking into account the wide variety of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including job-related knowledge; skillset; experience, education and training; certifications; and other relevant business and organizational factors.
·       California (Bay Area) - $138,000 - $198,000
Additional Compensation and Benefits: Lucid offers a wide range of competitive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, vacation, and 401k. The successful candidate may also be eligible to participate in Lucid’s equity program and/or a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing such programs.  (Cash or equity incentive awards, if any, will depend on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and company performance.)

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