Tesla

Senior Structural Engineer, Gigafactory Texas

Tesla

April 17, 2021


The Role
Tesla is seeking a Senior Structural Engineer to support the design and construction of a variety of new projects and renovations to existing industrial, manufacturing, and office facilities at our Gigafactory in Texas and other Tesla Facilities. This role will be located in Austin, TX.
Responsibilities
  • Coordinate structural design on multidiscipline project teams including Mechanical, Electrical, Piping/Plumbing (MEP) professionals.
  • Conduct structural analysis and design of concrete and steel structures, along with the creation of justifying structural calculations.
  • Make technical assumptions, think independently to complete assigned work, and draw conclusions based on engineering judgement.
  • Develop and mentor less experienced engineering staff
  • Present 30% 60% 90% design reviews to stakeholders and multi-discipline teams
  • Complete field work independently or with the design team
  • Manage structural projects from estimating through construction.
  • Working knowledge of US building codes and structural design standards.
  • Provide planning estimates with limited scoping information

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Structural
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in structural design of commercial, industrial, or oil & gas industries
  • Registered and in good standing as a Professional Engineer (PE) with active NCEES record and ability to acquire PE license in TX.
  • Familiarity with Revit Structural and experienced with Navisworks
  • Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture
  • Able to multi-task and be flexible/adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and timelines
  • Ability to uphold the use of standards and escalate issues in a timely fashion
  • Self-directed, highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to work overtime to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight
  • Strong desire to be a part of a world class team focused on achieving amazing results

Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering
  • Experience in structural design of buildings for high-tech infrastructure, industrial, or operational facilities (semiconductor, solar, battery, etc.)
  • Proficient with Revit Structural
  • Registered and in good standing as a Registered Professional Structural Engineer (SE) with active NCEES record and ability to acquire SE license in TX, NV and/or CA.