Motor Control Tech Lead/Manager

Newark, CA
Electronics & Software – Infotainment, Controls, and Integration
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.

The Role

    • Lead a team to develop high quality, high performance, and production ready software.
    • Lead the development of electric machine and power electronics controls software for traction applications
    • Play hands on role when needed to provide technical guidance by example.
    • Specify design verification methods and plan testing in electric motor dynamometer.
    • Utilize Agile development methodology and know when to get out of the way
    • Grow the team with key hires to build a team that works as a whole towards product deliveries 


    • 10+ years of experience in developing Motor Control algorithms with Model based design and development processes.
    • 3+ years of engineering leadership experience.
    • Working knowledge of modeling electric motor control algorithms using MATLAB/SIMULINK or
    • ANSYS/Maxwell or any other equivalent tool.
    • Ability to communicate effectively in a fast-paced environment.
    • Consistent record of developing products with an eye for simplicity.
    • Experience working with OEM partners.
    • Experience in development of luxury and/or electric vehicles.
    • PhD or MS or BS in related Engineering discipline.
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.

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