Engineer, Automotive Network Communication Integration (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.
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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.

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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 an Automotive network Communication Integration Engineer who will implement network communication requirements for the vehicle and work with a variety of systems engineering teams in various domains.

Ultimately, our team is looking for upcoming graduates who are motivated by making complicated systems work together.  If this describes you, please read on…
The Role:

·         Work with stakeholders to define and review network and signal requirements
·         Develop and implement the network requirements such as signals and messages in our network architecture tool
·         Collaborate with System Integration Engineers on the network architecture for the entire vehicle
·         Establish test cases and define test code to support Communication matrix verification activities
·         Verify Ethernet, CAN/CANFD, LIN communication between the vehicle’s controllers and closely work with Platform teams
·         Support Integration Engineers to debug issues
·         Review log data and support issue resolution
·         Participate in the design of a world class engineering effort to bring electric vehicles to a new level of refinement

Technical Qualifications

    • Understanding of communication protocol basics. Examples: CAN, LIN, Ethernet
    • Ability to read block diagrams and signal flow charts
    • Understanding how sensors and actuators work and what that means for their data interfaces
    • Academic or industry project experience that reflect complex systems, working through complex problems and deriving system specifications and requirements
    • Academic or industry experience with data logging/review and system design

Soft Skills

    • Cross functional communication and teamwork
    • Passion for excellence
    • Persistence
    • Ability to prioritize and manage interruptions
    • Willingness to ask questions and deep dive on technical issues

Education Requirements

    • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or related field

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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