Plant Floor Systems Engineer

  • Lucid Motors
  • Casa Grande, AZ
  • Feb 03, 2021

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.
Lucid Motors is searching for a Plant Floor Systems Engineer for its Casa Grande area facilities who will be responsible for MES integration, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting. The PFS Engineer will be responsible for monitoring, assessing the functionality, improvements and maintaining MES in the plant. The PFS Engineer will be the primary point of contact for MES and ensure business continuity in one of the following plants: Powertrain, BIW, Paint and/or GA.

The Role

  • The Plant Floor Systems Engineer will be responsible for the integration, operation and maintenance of the entire Manufacturing Execution Systems -MES- in the plant
  • Work with the team on establishing MES design principles, practices, implementations, documentation and maintenance procedures
  • Assist with defining the objectives of MES improvements, including developing and reviewing proposals and presentations
  • Work closely with manufacturing, line integrators and vendors during installation/validation of MES
  • Ensure system uptime and backup for all MES (Hardware and Software) in the plant
  • Work on establishing consistent metrics and data collection for continuous improvement
  • Work closely with engineering to help report issues, lead project deliverables and provide status and progress reports
  • Project Management
  • Responsible for project timing and goals
  • Provide direction to resources
  • Monitor projects
  • Report status of projects during regular team meetings
  • Coordinate with others to overcome 


  • BS/MS in Information Technology/Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of 5+ years of experience in manufacturing and launch experience with emphasis on IT Applications and Plant Floor Operations
  • Proven experience in SCADA, IoT or MES Systems
  • Expert knowledge of SCADA Software: Ignition, Iconics, Cimplicity or similar software
  • Proficient knowledge of computer programming (SQL, OPC, HTML, JAVA, Phyton, C Sharp, Visual Basic)
  • Strong understanding of PLC Programing: Rockwell, Siemens
  • Strong understanding of HMI Development: Rockwell, Siemens
  • Problem solving skills specific to Information Technology, Network Management and System Design
  • Experienced in designing and implementing Business Continuity Plans and Disaster Recovery Plans
  • Strong analytical skills for interpreting business requirements and translating them into technical specifications
  • Project management experience
  • Manufacturing automotive experience, specific to one or more of the following areas: Powertrain, BIW, Paint and/or GA
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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