Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Design, develop, and manage a system of Interior Lights for Rivian vehicles from concept through production.
Manage internal resources, interface with suppliers, and collaborate with all Rivian organizations as the key point of contact
Lead the technical engineering to support design, sourcing, prototyping, testing, and manufacturing activities of responsible lamps.
Research, establish and achieve targets for performance, quality, cost, investment and mass
Write requirements, performance specifications, and DVP&Rs to system engineering needs
Support development of class A surface data and work iteratively with studio designers to instill engineering and manufacturing feasibility
Develop 2D sections and 3D data
Coordinate supplier meetings, lead design reviews, and track and resolve cross functional and component issues
Maintain EBOMs and manage data releases in accordance with program milestones and targets
Action with first principles approach
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
B.S. or higher in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
3+ years of experience in Lighting development
Ability to self-direct and respond proactively to program requirements
Working knowledge of Lighting design for perception
Proficiency with standard 3D CAD software, preferably CATIA V5 and/or V6
Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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