Wiring Harness Design Release Engineer

  • Lucid Motors
  • Newark, CA
  • Nov 18, 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 Wiring Harness Design Release Engineer to work with hardware engineering teams and suppliers to obtain harness relevant data. You will create and maintain 2D Drawings and merge harness schematics with 3D designs into a consistent data set that we submit to harness manufacturers. 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 within a fast-paced environment.

The Role

  • Work with hardware engineering teams and suppliers to obtain harness relevant data
  • Create and maintain 2D Drawings
  • Select wire to terminal crimp combination
  • Work with schematic and mechanical team to develop harness portioning based on best practices and to ease general assembly process 
  • Ensure DT is translated to Schematics and 2D drawing
  • Work with mechanical engineering teams on harness drawings, solving package issues and finalizing connector selection
  • Maintain component library (terminals, connectors, cables, wires, etc.)
  • Merge harness schematics with 3D designs into a consistent data set that we submit to harness manufacturers
  • Implement and conduct data quality checks
  • Work with Schematic engineers to configure harness variants for multiple programs and vehicle variants and a variety of different test bench designs
  • Work with tool suppliers on integrations to streamline the processes and to improve harness data quality
  • Work with Quality Engineers on incoming quality checks and harness rework activities
  • Work with supplier change management and implementation process 
  • Support escalated issues as needed and participate in triaging of issues with different teams and harness suppliers
  • Participate in the design of a world class engineering effort to bring electric vehicles to a new level of refinement
  • Create rework instructions as in intermediate action and provide a permanent resolution
  • Willing to travel 20% 


  • 3+ years of automotive experience, Bachelor of Science in the areas of Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing, Computer Science or other related fields
  • Expert knowledge in harness 2D design and vehicle harness development
  • Strong experience with harness schematic tools such as PREEvision
  • Detailed knowledge of relevant format such as kbl, xml and others
  • Harness packaging experience
  • Ability to identify and communicate risks, mitigate and drive issues to closure
  • You deeply understand mechanical and electrical systems
  • Attention to detail, ability to prioritize
  • Ability to build stuff with your hands
  • Harness Debugging Skills
  • Harness manufacturing experience.
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. 

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