Tesla

Performance Engineer - Silicon Development

Tesla

April 6, 2021


THE ROLE
The Autopilot Hardware team is looking for a Performance Engineer to work in Austin, TX. Performance engineers are expected to understand the design, analyze performance and make recommendations for improving performance of the autopilot system.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Build high-level performance models and analyze system performance
  • Develop microarchitecture specification for performance features
  • Define and write performance validation tests and analyze results
  • Debug performance bottlenecks and issues in hardware or simulation

REQUIREMENTS
  • Candidate must have Bachelor/Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in performance modeling, analysis and optimization
  • Good knowledge and understanding of CPU and SoC architecture
  • Root causing performance issues and ability to debug esoteric symptoms
  • Good understanding of digital hardware and design concepts
  • Strong OOP expertise in C++, Python or similar programming language
  • Go-getter attitude and capable of pursuing tough engineering challenges to final solutions
  • Experience developing specifications working with cross functional engineers