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Electrical Engineer

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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At Lyft, our mission is to improve people’s lives with the world’s best transportation. To do this, we start with our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organization.

Lyft’s Bikes & Scooters team is developing the future of micro-mobility and we are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to come in and help drive the development of our newest vehicles and sustain our fleet in operation.

 Responsibilities

  • Derive technical specifications based on product level requirements 
  • Own architecture selection, electrical design, schematic, layout, and validation of electronic PCBAs and multi-component electrical systems.
  • Support Sourcing and Procurement teams to vet supply chain and production partners
  • Validate design through functional verification, signal characterization, power modeling/test and system coexistence testing
  • Set factory test requirements, assist in software bring up, and travel on-site to the manufacturer to ensure the design is built and tested successfully
  • Research technologies and scope development opportunities
  • Communicate cross functionally to to deliver a successful product to market
  • Lead large projects from idea to positive execution

Experience 

  • BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field, and 5+ years of related industry experience
  • Experience with embedded systems design, processor selection, various communication protocols (especially CAN, USB, SPI, I2C and UART), analog design, sensor integration, low power design, high power design, and various RF technologies
  • Experience using eCAD tools for schematic capture, layout, and analysis
  • Hands-on experience in prototype bring-up and debugging, functional verification and manufacturing support
  • Ability to be hands-on in the lab and want to be in the details (soldering, oscilloscopes, data acquisition, etc.)
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering fundamentals, including ability to design and verify circuits in the analog domain
  • Experience collaborating with a cross-functional team to successfully deliver products to market

Benefits:

  • Great medical, dental, and vision insurance options
  • Mental health benefits
  • In addition to 12 observed holidays, salaried team members have unlimited paid time off, hourly team members have 15 days paid time off
  • 401(k) plan to help save for your future
  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave. Biological, adoptive, and foster parents are all eligible
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Lyft Pink - Lyft team members get an exclusive opportunity to test new benefits of our Ridership Program

Lyft is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment  without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 

Until further notice, Lyft employees working in the United States in any capacity (on a daily or hybrid schedule or as a visitor) are required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. Employees are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after completion of the entire recommended series of vaccination (usually one or two doses) with a vaccine authorized to prevent COVID-19 by the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA), including by way of an emergency use authorization. Lyft will maintain records associated with your vaccination history in a way that is compliant with all relevant Federal, state and local laws. Exceptions to this requirement are employees who require religious or medical exemption as approved through Lyft's accommodations process.

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