Intern, Interior Cockpit - Summer 2024

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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 an Intern, Interior Components and Systems team. This position requires a lively, enthusiastic individual keen to learn lots and work hard on injection molded parts, castings, 3D prints and more on interior components of the vehicle. 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.


  • Own one or more technical projects related to interior components within doors, trim, instrument panel, displays or electro-mechanical assemblies and mechanisms
  • Apply data-driven decision making and teamwork to solve complex problems and questions
  • Support other engineers on the team in data collection and analysis, component/system design, project management and logistics, physical part testing and validation, and hands-on prototyping
  • Ask questions, absorb learning, and make the most of this opportunity to grow your skills and knowledge - we're here to help you as much as you're here to help us!
  • You will assist in a range of supporting duties to broaden your exposure (BOM, PLM and change management), as well as helping root cause physical issues and helping to design solutions using Catia 3DX


  • Field(s) of study: Mechanical Engineering, Plastics/Composite Engineering, or related fields.
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD Degree program at an accredited university.
  • Proof of enrollment in current or into next program (MS, PhD)
  • Design experience creating a product in CAD and for some form of the manufacturing method. Injection molding for bonus points.
  • Amechanicallyorientedmindset,thinkingabouthowthingswork,howtheyaremade,and how they benefit from design
  • Hands-on experience making parts or working with things
  • Strong knowledge of prototyping and assembly of components
  • Basic understanding of how to make plastic parts:injection molding tools, materials and resins, and fabrication processes
  • Related work experience in a previousengineering internship
  • Experience in 3D design (e.g. CATIA, Solidworks, AutoCAD, Fusion)
  • DIY design portfolio ofscholastic and extracurricular projects
  • A desire to apply what you know, but also question every assumption

Program Information:

  • Timing: May- August, or June-September pending class schedules.
  • Duration of Internship: Our internship program is 12 weeks; the end date is flexible based on individual needs.
  • Work Location & Environment: This position will be in Newark, CA, and is fully in-person. The working environment will be a mix of lab & office work.
  • Relocation: One round trip flight to the assigned work location from/to permanent residence.
  • Housing/Transportation: You must provide your own living arrangements and transportation in the local area.
  • Background Check: All offers of employment are contingent on clearing a background check.
  • Drug Screening: All offers of employment are contingent on passing a drug screen.
  • Medical benefits: Dental and vision on day 1 for all interns working 32+ hours a week; medical for interns in California working 32+ hours a week.
The hourly range for internships specific to the location is $28/hr-$68/hr and is the range Lucid reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position taking into account: degree level and job-specific domain. You may be eligible for additional compensation as well as access to our medical, dental, and vision programs.
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