SW Test Engineer, HiL Charging System (Early Career)

Newark, CA /
Digital – Integration and Validation /
/ 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.

Put your education to work and take us to the next level.

Lucid's Digital organization recently opened a number of jobs tailored specifically for early career job seekers (currently enrolled students, 0-3 yrs experience) who are looking to learn, grow and get in on the ground floor of our rapidly accelerating start-up. Working alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry, you will use your academic/industry experience to advance this decade's most exciting brand in automotive.

Bring your fresh ideas and collaboration skill. Bring your compassion for the environment. Bring your thirst for creating something that actually matters. They will all be nurtured here.

If you’re pursuing your degree to make an impact in the world, Lucid can help you do exactly that by driving to create a better, more sustainable future.

We are currently seeking SW Test Engineers to join our HiL Charging System team.  Our team is responsible for the verification of Lucid’s state-of-the-art charging solutions.  Our primary responsibilities include,

·         Designing and developing the test infrastructure (include simulation, fault injection, automation etc.) for vehicle charging
·         Developing, planning and executing sub-system level testing of AC and DC charging tests, document, and report test results

There is no job quite like it in the industry.  Here’s a bit more of what you’ll do,

The Role:

·         Work with system engineers & SW developers to identify, generate and implement test cases and verification criteria for onboard charging system
·         Work with test manager to configure test setups and test runs according to the test plan
·         Develop test automation, automate test tools, generate, and improve automation scripts
·         Run tests at HW-SW integration level (HiL) and document and report test results
·         Document and track issues as appropriate and participate in triaging of issues with different teams to drive towards root cause identification and resolution
·         Work with integration engineers to design and build test benches to test and high voltage and/or low voltage systems
·         Help identify gaps in requirements and work with the relevant engineers to update the requirement documents accordingly
·         Work with functional safety engineers to develop test cases and validation criteria to satisfy Functional Safety requirements as per ISO 26262
·         Work with the relevant engineers to meet diagnostic coverage requirements
·         Troubleshoot Systems/ECUs using lab and measurement equipment including power supplies, oscilloscopes, multimeters as well as tools such as Vector CANoe, CANalyzer, CANape and NI Tools etc.
·         Participate in the design of a world-class engineering effort to bring electric vehicles to a new level of refinement

Base Qualifications

    • Strong fundamentals and understanding of Power Electronics
    • Strong proficiency in MATLAB, Simulink, Stateflow
    • Proficient in Python or C or C++

Education Requirements

    • BS or MS (preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Automotive Engineering related field or equivalent experience
    • Must have taken courses related to Electrical and Electronics Design, Microcontroller/Microprocessor, Programming

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) - $108,000 - $148,500

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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