Systems Specialist, Security

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Are you ready to embark on a journey that will shape the future of vehicle and infrastructure security solutions? If you're a seasoned technical expert in the realm of network and information security, data privacy, and cybersecurity, we have an exciting role for you!

As a Systems Specialist in Security, you will play a pivotal role in driving the development and implementation of cutting-edge security solutions for the next-generation automotive industry. Your responsibilities will encompass defining project priorities, authoring security-related documents, and ensuring compliance with industry standards. Collaborating with cross-functional teams and partners, you will work towards optimizing software, identifying security threats, and effectively managing risks.
Your technical expertise and leadership will be crucial in achieving project objectives on time and within budget. We are seeking candidates with a strong educational background in computer science or computer engineering, significant industry experience, and expertise in various aspects of security, including threat analysis, scalable public key infrastructure, and emerging security standards. If you are passionate about securing the future of connected vehicles and have a proven track record in the field, we invite you to join us in this exciting endeavor.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Lead cross-functional teams to define requirements and architecture specifications.
  • Craft security-related RFPs, RFQs, and SoWs, covering in-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure secure communications, penetration testing, threat analysis, and more.
  • Collaborate closely with internal and external teams, suppliers, and partners to achieve project goals.
  • Optimize software through design and code reviews.
  • Champion the vision, priorities, and deliverables to stakeholders through various channels.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • 8+ years of industry experience in technical architecture and product management in network security, data privacy, and cybersecurity.
  • Proficiency in threat analysis and risk assessment.
  • Experience with scalable public key infrastructure and vulnerabilities in in-vehicle connectivity.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with 6 years of experience or Ph.D. with 3 years of experience.
  • Knowledge of emerging security standards and frameworks.
  • Expertise in road vehicle fleet security operations and V2X adoption.

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.
  • California (Bay Area) - $150,000 - $195,000 per year
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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