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Principal Engineer, Power Electronics

Company: Lucid Motors
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: September 13, 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 Technical Specialist, Power Electronics. 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:

  • Develop, validate, and enhance various power electronics products for electric vehicles
  • Be responsible for circuit topology selection, components selection, circuit board layout, control algorithm development, prototyping, testing and validation of power electronics products.
  • Contribute to drivetrain and vehicle level integrations from prototype to production
  • Work closely with mechanical design, manufacturing and supply chain to bring the product into mass production
  • Invent and create new technologies and solutions
  • Be part of a team to develop amazing power electronics product
  • Have a focus on hardware development for power converters

Qualifications:

  • Solid background in power electronics components and topologies
  • Automotive design/debugging/validation experience with inverter, charger, AC/DC or DC/DC converters
  • Hands on experience for power electronics hardware development and testing
  • Experience in PCB design, using schematic capture and layout tools
  • Modeling and control expertise for power converters
  • Experience in EMI test and mitigation
  • Experience in automotive power converter volume production· MS with over 10 years of experience, or PhD with over 5 years of experience
  • Automotive experience
  • Deep understanding of power electronics hardware and its control
  • Good understanding of design for manufacturing, quality control and FMEA
  • Knowledge of safety and EMI requirements related to high power applications
  • Knowledge of environmental, reliability requirement for automotive, industrial and residential applications
  • Large volume product development experience
  • Minimum – BS in the areas of power electronics, electric power or electrical engineering.
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, Redwood City , Principal Engineer, Power Electronics, Other , Redwood City, California

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