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Systems Engineer, Automotive Controls

Company: Lucid Motors
Location: San Jose
Posted on: September 16, 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 Systems Engineer, Automotive Controls who will be responsible for the development and delivery of features and functions of one or more Lucid Motors developed ECUs. You will work collaboratively with hardware, controls software, platform software, and other engineers and program management to deliver assigned products.

The Role

  • Own the elicitation and capture of requirements from all stakeholders for one or more Lucid Motors developed ECUs
  • Own the logical and physical architecture development and approval process
  • Work closely with Functional Safety Engineers to develop Technical Safety Concept(s)
  • Work closely with the verification and validation teams to define and execute the verification and validation plans of ECUs
  • Work closely with ECU owners on software architecture at an application and platform level.
  • Work closely with Controls Application Engineers in the capture of Software requirements, verification and validation of software releases
  • Support vehicle level validation test plan development and execution
  • Support hardware engineering team in the development, bring-up, design validation and troubleshooting of subsystem components and ECUs 
  • Coordinate and plan with program management the systems engineering lifecycle activities to deliver to the program release milestones
  • Support the continuous improvement of Systems Engineering across the enterprise


  • Experience in a systems engineering role for embedded products
  • Understanding of Automotive embedded product development
  • An analytical and questioning mindset
  • Electrical engineering skills related to electronic devices, mechatronics, sensors / actuators
  • Experience with typical Automotive engineering tools such as CANoe/CANalyzer,PCAN etc.
  • Experience with formal requirements management tools & systems modeling tools/concepts
  • Knowledge of ISO26262
  • Knowledge of ASPICE
  • Knowledge of FMEA 
  • Understanding of AUTOSAR Architectures
  • Proficiency with Jama, Jira/Confluence, Systems Composer
  • Good organizational skills
  • INCOSE certification
Education Requirements:
  • BS degree in electrical, computer, mechanical or other appropriate engineering discipline.  Masters degree preferred
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, San Jose , Systems Engineer, Automotive Controls, Other , San Jose, California

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