Hardware Engineer, Manufacturing Diagnostics

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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 no 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.

We are currently seeking a Sr. Hardware Engineer, Manufacturing Diagnostics to join our team. You will serve as subject-matter expert for various vehicle domains, specifically targeting manufacturing sub assembly testers. In this role, you will drive development of diagnostic monitoring strategies including: detailed requirements definition and algorithm development. 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

  • Serve as subject-matter experts for various vehicle domains, specifically targeting manufacturing sub assembly testers.
  • Ensure diagnostic consistency across all teams and asset programs
  • Oversee, guide and organize DFMEA activities across sub-systems to ensure appropriate analysis from component up to vehicle, ensuring necessary diagnostic coverage
  • Oversee, guide and organize PFMEA activities to ensure appropriate definition of required processes and diagnostic services to facilitate vehicle assembly at the production plant
  • Drive diagnostic system coverage requirements based on DFMEA and PFMEA outputs
  • Drive development of diagnostic monitoring strategies including: detailed requirements definition and algorithm development
  • Work with module groups (firmware and software teams) to ensure appropriate implementation of code
  • Work with the broader diagnostics team to ensure implementation of diagnostic platform including: aide troubleshooting bugs, update requirements and implementation from feedback, provide support to testing, integration and calibration activities
  • Work with the diagnostics PM to provide regular, metric-based, project updates to management team on state of diagnostics across the vehicle domains
  • Provide necessary documentation and information to the service organization to facilitate creation of service documentation


  • BS in Engineering (preferably Electrical, Mechanical, Mechatronics or Software related discipline)
  • 3+ years of experience in an Engineering role
  • 3+ years of experience in diagnostics and/or functional safety systems development
  • Familiarity with CAN based diagnostic tools
  • Familiarity with vehicle communication protocols (CAN, DoIP, ETH, LIN, etc.)
  • Familiarity with diagnostic standards (ISO-14229, SAE J2012, SAE J1979/ISO-15031, SAE J1962, etc.)
  • Familiarity with SAE J2012-DA and SAE J1979-DA is a plus
  • Experience with (cyber)security, and telematics is a plus
Salary Range: The compensation range for this position is specific to the locations listed below and is the range Lucid reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position taking into account the wide variety of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including job-related knowledge; skillset; experience, education and training; certifications; and other relevant business and organizational factors.
  • Arizona- $104,000 - $148,500

Additional Compensation and Benefits
: Lucid offers a wide range of competitive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, vacation, and 401k. The successful candidate may also be eligible to participate in Lucid’s equity program and/or a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing such programs. (Cash or equity incentive awards, if any, will depend on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and company performance.)

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