Tesla

Mechanical Design Engineer - Autopilot and Electronic Systems

Tesla

April 27, 2021


Tesla is seeking a mechanical design engineers in the Autopilot and Electronics Product Design team. The engineer will lead the mechanical design of electronic systems for all Tesla vehicle platforms.
Responsibilities:
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to define product requirements and develop vehicle specific implementations.
  • Develop designs in CAD for both detailed parts and master model assemblies.
  • Perform tolerance analysis, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), and other simulations and analyses before releasing designs for production.
  • Create 2D drawings appropriate for high-volume production and inspection methods.
  • Conduct Design for Manufacturing (DFM) reviews with suppliers and support tooling bring up.
  • Run validation tests and perform data analysis.
  • Provide production support to help identify and resolve issues.

Requirements:
  • Knowledge of design of plastic injection molded, sheet metal stamping and cast parts
  • Proficient in CAD, CATIA preferred.
  • Experience in drafting 2D drawings with GD&T.
  • Ability to perform first-principles analysis to ensure a successful design (stress-strain, thermal, tolerance, cost and mass optimization, etc.)
  • Experience with FEA, ANSYS preferred.
  • Passionate about electro-mechanical product design, inventing solutions, and finding better and simpler ways to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy.