Tesla

Process Engineer- Powertrain

Tesla

March 31, 2021

Fremont, CA, US


The Role:
Process Sustaining Engineer for technical support of Powertrain Production on Battery Module Manufacturing Process.
Responsibilities:
  • Develop expertise in battery module manufacturing processes. Understand process capabilities through critical data analysis and in depth understanding of the product.
  • Responsible for diagnosing issues found during the drive unit manufacturing process and drive corrective action back to source, resulting in root cause identification and elimination.
  • Analyze data from various sources to identify trends in build quality and efficiency. Develop robust and clear data collection, visualization, and analysis tools.
  • Manage workload with a positive attitude as a team player in a collaborative work environment.
  • Projects include yield improvement, disposition of non-conforming materials, response to out-of-control process, and qualification of new equipment and processes that are being introduced into the manufacturing line.
  • Perform process characterization, establish process controls for all critical process parameters, support process development, drive to improve yield and reduce cost.
  • Perform supporting activities for engineering and manufacturing including 5S and Lean manufacturing activities, material handling improvements, production line configuration, and safety procedures.

Requirements:
  • Data collection and analysis experience. Ability to develop data driven root cause analyses and solutions.
  • Strong problem solving skills and an aptitude for learning systems quickly.
  • Exceptional capacity for managing simultaneous activities and challenges.
  • Strong ability to work and communicate effectively with team and peers within a manufacturing and engineering organization. This includes excellent communication skills: written and verbal.
  • Creative capacity for developing new ways to do things better, cheaper, faster in alignment with the aggressive Tesla approach to revolutionary product development.
  • Passion for making fantastic new products and using testing as a means to enable an engineering organization to achieve outstanding quality, reliability and excellence.
  • BS degree in engineering, mathematics, or physical science (advanced degree preferred).
  • 0-2 years Process engineering experience a plus