NewarkCARecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Newark jobs

Manager, Body Structures

Company: Lucid Motors
Location: Newark
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Job Description:

Leading the future of luxury mobility

Lucid’s mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. Working at Lucid Motors means having a shared vision to power the future in revolutionary ways. Be part of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the automotive industry.

We are currently seeking a Manager – Body Structures.  The body structures group is responsible for product engineering from studio to launch. The manager will lead the team of design engineers and integrate all simultaneous engineering requirements of the body structure of current and future Lucid products.  

This position requires an experienced professional with in-depth technical expertise in structures, body performance indicators, materials, joining technologies, structural adhesives, fasteners, and corrosion in combination with high performance team management skills. 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. 


  • Lead a world-class body structure engineering team 
  • Interface with suppliers, product data management, supply chain, manufacturing and other internal and external partners 
  • Drive the engineering of structures with a focus on structural performance, weight, cost, timing, feasibility, package, and other simultaneous engineering factors 
  • Work with CAE and testing teams 
  • Engineer body structures for world class crash, NVH, and durability performance 
  • Expand the team in 2021 to take on future Lucid Motors programs 


  • Demonstrated experience as a detail-oriented manager with technical depth and breadth 
  • Full program cycle experience from concept to production launch in automotive field 
  • Expertise in and understanding of materials and processes commonly used in automotive body structure applications 
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to achieve success in a fast-paced startup environment 
  • Profound knowledge of structural engineering and demonstrable track record of technical excellence and program execution 
  • Exceptional technical abilities paired with outstanding communication skills 
  • Over 5 years of experience in a relevant technical role 
  • Over 3 years of experience leading teams of engineers  
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in mechanical engineering or related discipline 
  • A strong desire to create the very best product, working as an integral part of a very capable team 
  • A practical hands-on approach to complement engineering fundamentals and management skills

Be part of something amazing

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.

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, Newark , Manager, Body Structures, Other , Newark, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Newark RSS job feeds