Job Directory Systems Engineer, Bikes & Scooters

Systems Engineer, Bikes & Scooters
San Francisco, CA

Companies like
are looking for tech talent like you.

On Hired, employers apply to you with up-front salaries.
Sign up to start matching for free.


Job Description

At Lyft, community is what we are and it's what we do. It's what makes us different. To create the best ride for all, we start in our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organization where all team members are recognized for what they bring.

This team is focused on urban transportation and removing congestion, read more here!

We're looking to add a systems engineer who will use physics-based modeling and their technical experience to translate customer and business product requirements into vehicle and charging systems architectures. This person will create component specifications that allow the Lyft engineering team to develop hardware that realizes these these performance and functional requirements. They'll also serve as a technical interface between the hardware, design, manufacturing, product, finance and management teams in order to distill and effectively communicate highly technical information in actionable ways.


* Use multi-domain modeling and analysis to collaboratively create and drive the Lyft Bikes and Scooters hardware development roadmap.
* Collaborate tightly with the mechanical, electrical, firmware, industrial design, product, and QA teams to ensure efficient implementation of new features, components, and systems.
* Develop system requirements, distributes function and performance to components within systems, defines system hardware and software architecture and defines electrical and communication interfaces for components to meet those goals.
* Lead and contributes to design reviews for development efforts that span multiple components or domains.
* Create and executes validation plans for systems and components.
* Drive hardware architectures that allow Lyft to create the safest light electric vehicles designed for for sustainable cities.

Experience & Skills:

* BS, MSc or PhD in electrical, mechanical, physics or related engineering discipline
* 5+ years experience in Systems Engineering.
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Ability to generate and interpret simulation results and integrate recommendations into product designs
* Experienced in empirical validation and data correlation of models and systems
* A passion for creating products that will decouple the right to mobility from car ownership and fundamentally change how people move through cities

Lyft is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Lyft does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or prohibited by Company policy. Lyft also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and other similar state laws and local ordinances, and its internal policy, Lyft will also consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Let your dream job find you.

Sign up to start matching with top companies. It’s fast and free.