Manufacturing Engineer (Special Projects)

  • Lucid Motors
  • Newark, CA
  • Oct 27, 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.
The Special Projects Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for taking the lead role in designing new manufacturing and prototype equipment at Lucid. The Special Projects Manufacturing Engineer will work closely with Logistics, Manufacturing Operations, Facilities, Product Engineering, New Product Introduction and other cross-functional teams to ensure equipment is properly designed and installed.

The Role

  •  Demonstrate the ability to lead technical efforts of teams engaged in complex equipment engineering development
  • Develop manufacturing process for unique manufacturing and prototype lines
  • Prepare and procure all items for station readiness for line launches
  • Able to work cross-functionally with all disciplines involved in specifying and engineering equipment
  • Work collaboratively with project team on all stages of line development from conception to launch
  • Ability to efficiently implement engineering solutions on manufacturing equipment based on product design changes
  • Utilize analytic problem-solving skills, including knowledge of 8D, Six Sigma, DOE or similar certifications/ disciplines
  • Use of 3D modeling and simulations to validate equipment designs
  • Familiarity with equipment control systems, equipment I/Os and basic machine coding logic
  • Work with layout engineering to prepare and optimize line layouts
  • Experience working with the following equipment: robotics, end of arm tooling, pick and place automation, position sensors, material handling, fluid dispensing, deflection analysis, vision systems, conveyor and laser cleaning/ metrology

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering required
  • 5-8 years in Equipment/ Manufacturing/ Process Engineering in the automotive industry
  • Experience in the automotive Powertrain, BIW, General Assembly and/ or Casting equipment design/ sustaining is a must
  • Ability to influence outcomes and drive initiatives in complex environments.
  • Possesses strong presentation skills and communicates clearly and professionally at various levels both inside and outside the company.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Catia and Delmia
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.
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.
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

Organization Type

Company

Organization Size

501-1000

Sectors

Transportation

Drawdown solutions

Electric Cars

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