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Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer - Battery Structures

Company: Lucid Motors
Location: San Leandro
Posted on: July 16, 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.

We are looking for a highly motivated Sr. Mechanical Engineer with extensive structural design experience for our Battery Pack Engineering Team.  If you’re the kind of person who sees a problem, develops a solution, and engineers an improvement that no one’s asked for yet, then we want to talk with you!

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 adapt quickly within a fast-paced environment, and to always strive for perfection in product design.

The Role

  • Take responsibility for system level designs, from concept through production launch and ramp
  • Optimize mechanical designs for size, weight, durability, and cost
  • Design 3D models and GD&T of drawings for complex parts and assemblies
  • Integrate mechanical designs with high voltage electrical systems in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Be able to demonstrate technical excellence and apply first-principle engineering to new applications
  • Design and own testing that verifies the system functions
  • Lead strong interactions with suppliers for DFM
  • Travel to support production start and ramp


  • Previous ownership of complex parts that have shipped in volume
  • 3+ years of professional structural design experience
  • Strong materials knowledge. Good understanding of various material/grades and their tradeoffs, as well as coatings
  • Strong CAD experience, proficient with CATIA or similar software
  • Demonstrate previous cross-functional collaboration to solve problems
  • Design release engineering experience
  • A desire to work hard and push boundaries
  • Experience in designing to meet ingress protection requirements
  • Strong mechanical engineering fundamentals
  • Well-developed team working and interpersonal skills
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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