Sr. Adhesive Engineer, Body Structures

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Sr. Adhesive Engineer, Body Structures

Lucid's Exterior Systems & Trim team is looking for an engineer specializing in design/development of exterior accessories for automotive projects.


  • Manage the engineering introduction of new exterior trim accessories from concept into production.
  • Create cutting edge parts for exterior systems focusing on quality, reliability, functionality, mass and cost efficiency
  • Work interactively within a cross functional studio, marketing and vehicle engineering teams, understanding the business case of each particular project
  • Develop and implement benchmarking and testing plans and activities in order to deliver a continued improvement in product.


  • 3+ years of experience in vehicle exterior trim accessories or SVO (special vehicle operations) design & development. This includes design related experience with at least some of the following areas:
    • Fascias
    • Exterior ornamentation
    • Brightware / DLO finishers
    • Sill trims, Rocker Panels,
    • Underbody aero shields
    • Wheelhouse liners
    • Glazing
    • Exterior Mechanisms (Wiper system, AGS, Side mirrors)
  • Previous experience and background in solving complex technical issues and challenges
  • Proven experience creating complex CAD schemes and models to an excellent standard, preferably using CATIA V5 or V6
  • Proven experience with thermoplastic & thermoset resin materials and class A manufacturing technologies (including painting)
  • A good understanding of the range of computational tools available to design engineers
  • Launch experience


  • Direct hands-on exterior trim accessories or SVO experience
  • Developing test plan and schedule for new products
  • A strong desire to create the very best product, working as an integral part of a very capable team
  • Well-developed team working and interpersonal skills
  • A great work ethic


  • Bachelor of Science (minimum) in Mechanical Engineering or relevant engineering discipline.
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.
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.)

Base Pay Range (Annual)

$115,000—$165,000 USD
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