Staff Security Engineer - Product and Technology

Newark, CA

Lucid Motors

With extraordinary design, performance, range, convenience, and utility, Lucid Gravity is the future of sustainable mobility, reimagining the luxury electric SUV.

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Leading the future in luxury electric and mobilityAt 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 no 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.
As a Staff Security Engineer within our Connectivity and Cybersecurity Team, you'll be at the forefront of ensuring the security and reliability of over-the-air (OTA) software updates for the Lucid Air. You will drive the development of cutting-edge solutions while emphasizing high quality, scalability, and reliability. Your role will be pivotal in shaping our engineering processes and fostering team growth.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Security Expertise:
  • - Provide expert guidance in security to various product and technology teams within Lucid.
  • - Offer strategic counsel on security best practices throughout the entire product lifecycle.
  • Threat Modeling and Risk Assessment:
  • -Conduct thorough threat modeling to identify potential security risks in product designs.
  • -Perform risk assessments to effectively prioritize and address vulnerabilities.
  • Threat Analysis for Architecture Design:
  • -Analyze potential threats within the context of architectural design decisions.
  • -Ensure that security considerations are seamlessly integrated into the architectural planning process.
  • Security Awareness:
  • -Maintain an up-to-date understanding of the latest security threats and trends.
  • -Educate and advise team members on both common and emerging security threats.
  • Continuous Security Improvement:
  • -Contribute to the ongoing enhancement of Lucid’s security posture.
  • -Stay abreast of the latest security systems, standards, authentication protocols, and products.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity
  • 8+ years of related experience 
  • Demonstrated experience working with Linux, Android, and RTOS systems.
  • Deep understanding of various security technologies, encompassing application, cloud, network, hardware, and system security.
  • Familiarity with security concepts and best practices relevant to the technology and automotive sectors.
  • Strong ability to conduct thorough threat modeling and risk assessments.
  • Capability to analyze complex security systems and anticipate potential vulnerabilities.
  • Automotive industry experience is advantageous, providing valuable context for security considerations in this sector

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6 years related experience with Master's in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity Or Ph. D. with 3+ years related experience. 
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 - $214,500 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.)
Lucid maintains your privacy according to its Candidate Privacy Notice. If you are a California resident, please refer to our California Candidate Privacy Notice.
At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. 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.
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