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MECHANICAL ENGINEER, High Voltage – Stationary Energy Storage System

Company: Lucid Motors
Location: Castro Valley
Posted on: September 13, 2021

Job Description:

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 longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
 
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.
 
Notice regarding COVID-19 Vaccination for positions located in Newark, California
At Lucid (the “Company”), we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus, and the increased transmissibility with recent variants, all Lucid Employees whose employment is based in Newark, current and future, must be fully vaccinated and provide proof thereof as a condition of continued or future employment with the Company.
 
Accommodations due to medical or religious exemptions will be considered.

We are currently seeking a High Voltage Mechanical Engineer to join our Stationary Energy Storage System (ESS) Team.  This position requires someone with experience designing battery modules and a passion for ESS systems. 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.

Responsibilities

  • Direct involvement in ESS design (current and future products)
  • Develop new concepts, design prototypes and validate them through test plans
  • Continuously improve current products
  • Diligently follow standards for part and drawing design
  • Work with vendors to ensure requirements are met
  • Work as part of a close-knit and cohesive team to deliver an outstanding high-voltage architecture

Qualifications

  • Two years’ work experience
  • Direct experience in the mechanical design of high voltage components
  • Demonstrate technical excellence and apply first-principles engineering
  • Demonstrate a competent knowledge of electrical theory
  • Understanding of components used in mechanical design (metals, insulators, plastics, connectors, fasteners, etc.) and their materials and fabrication processes
  • Demonstrate competency in injection molded part design
  • Demonstrate competency in at least one professional 3D CAD package
  • Demonstrate competency in GD&T standards
  • A history of working independently with limited oversight
  • Ability to mitigate unforeseen problems creatively and effectively
  • Ability to navigate ambiguous design requirements and interface with multidisciplinary teams for requirement definition
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred

  • Competency in Catia (V5 or V6)
  • Previous Experience designing parts for a Stationary Energy Storage or Automotive High Voltage DC architecture
  • Previous experience with PCB and PCBA design
  • The ability to show and explain extra-curricular activities that demonstrate initiative and a genuine passion in a similar or related field. This could be a conversation piece or a more formal portfolio of work

Education

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering
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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. 

Keywords: Lucid Motors, Castro Valley , MECHANICAL ENGINEER, High Voltage – Stationary Energy Storage System, Other , Castro Valley, California

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