ADAS/AD Computing Platform Hardware Architect

  • Lucid Motors
  • Newark, CA
  • May 05, 2020

Job Description

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.

We are currently seeking a Computing Platform Hardware Architect for our ADAS/AD team. This position requires an experienced professional with a background in automotive ECU integration at an OEM or Tier 1. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for perfection

You Will:

  • Drive the concept design, prototyping, engineering, testing, release and launch of a cutting edge compute platform for Autonomous Driving
  • Take responsibility to work with Tier 1 suppliers to bring revolutionary yet reliable products to market
  • Work closely with other teams to ensure a seamless and robust implementation
  • Employ and develop world class tools. Invent and create new technologies and solutions

You Bring:

  • Demonstrated experience as a detail oriented automotive hardware engineer
  • Strong knowledge of ADAS and/or Autonomous Driving systems and demonstrated track record of technical excellence
  • Strong knowledge of state of the art hardware systems, tools for interfaces required for sensors, actuators, in-vehicle bus architectures, in-vehicle CPU/GPU computing platforms
  • Deep expertise in creating safe and efficient system architectures and complex hardware systems
  • Experience managing automotive Tier 1 project relationships and sourcing sensor / hardware systems
  • Experience in component and system integration, testing and verification on system and vehicle level
  • Knowledge of applicable safety standards incl. ISO 26262 and other regulations, industry benchmarks and customer requirements
  • Excellent communication skills


  • BS minimum in the areas of Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other related fields (Advanced degrees preferred)
  • 5+ years of work experience in related position
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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