Misk/Lucid Engineering Internship Program

  • Location: Newark, California (Silicon Valley), USA

  • Start Date: 2019 Rolling Admission

  • Duration: 6 to 12 months

  • Close date: 20/01/2019


About Lucid

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Lucid’s mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. All of Lucid’s vehicles are built upon Lucid’s industry-leading proprietary electric powertrain technology, and are uniquely developed to deliver an unprecedented experience for both driver and passenger. Lucid’s first vehicle, the Lucid Air, is widely acclaimed by automotive journalists and is scheduled to begin production at Lucid’s manufacturing facility in Arizona, USA in 2020.

We constantly seek talented, motivated individuals possessing a proven track record of excellence to join our team. Become part of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the automotive and mobility industry. 

Internship Opportunities Offered

We are currently seeking new graduates for internship opportunities within the below fields:


  1. Hardware Engineering
  2. Software Engineering
  3. Mechanical Design Engineering


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.

Be Part of Something Amazing

Come work alongside some of the best and most accomplished minds in the industry. Based in the heart of Silicon Valley, California, Lucid Motors is making significant breakthroughs in clean technology.

We’re providing a community for the brilliant minds who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you want to actively work towards creating a better, sustainable future, we’d love to have you join our team!

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.


New Graduate Hardware Engineering Intern

You Will:

  • Develop circuits and systems for high performance electric vehicle powertrain components, such as battery management, motor control, and onboard charger
  • Develop circuits and systems for state of the art vehicle infotainment and communication systems
  • Work alongside industry gurus in building our revolutionary Lucid Air and FIA Formula E battery pack products


You Bring:

  • Proficiency in circuit design and simulation, PCB layout, system bring-up and troubleshooting
  • Demonstrated excellence in building hardware systems from scratch
  • An open mind with meticulous attention to details for designing highly reliable, mass-producible products
  • Excellent communication skills



  • Proficiency in Verilog or other FPGA HDL


Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering

New Graduate Software Engineering Intern

You Will:

  • Develop embedded control firmware to advance state of the art electric car performance
  • Develop embedded Linux software and user interface to support powerful infotainment features and natural user experience
  • Develop scalable data pipeline and data analytics to support R&D and fleet operations
  • Develop software tools and test suites compliant with most rigorous industry standards
  • Work alongside industry gurus in building our revolutionary Lucid Air and FIA Formula E battery pack products

You Bring:

  • Proficiency in two or more software languages including but not limited to: C, C++, Java, Python
  • Demonstrated excellence working with some of the following: embedded software development, Unix/Linux environments, application development, data engineering and analytics, and/or software verification and validation
  • Demonstrated interest and ability to learn other coding languages and frameworks as needed
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Working knowledge of AUTOSAR software platform
  • Experience with vehicle functional safety ISO 26262 standard

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering

New Graduate Mechanical Design Engineering Intern

You Will:

  • Design and engineer components, assemblies, and mechanisms in Catia V6
  • Be responsible to create a design that meets all simultaneous engineering requirements including studio, package, structural, weight, manufacturing feasibility
  • Develop designs interactively across all vehicle engineering disciplines
  • Interface with engineers in crash & safety, durability, NVH, studio, dynamics, aero, thermal, interior, exterior, manufacturing


You Bring:

  • Demonstrated track record of excellence in design engineering
  • Solid understanding of engineering fundamentals, especially statics and materials
  • Outstanding 3D thinking and knack for solving complex 3D puzzles
  • Ability to understand and balance multiple competing engineering requirements
  • Energetic personality and self-driven communicator that is not afraid to track down the latest simultaneous engineering requirements for their system
  • Combination of applied creativity and common sense



  • Hands-on experience in manufacturing, assembly, repair, or racing environment
  • Experience with steel, aluminum, and composites and common manufacturing processes in that area


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering 


Close date: 20/01/2019