Stamping Engineer (Giga TX)


April 9, 2021

The Role:
Tesla is looking for a highly motivated Equipment Engineer, stamping will be responsible for design and development of new press lines or modifications to existing press lines.


  • Reports to Stamping Manufacturing Engineering Manager
  • Responsible for leading design, installation and commissioning activities for stamping press lines (both tandem and transfer lines)
  • Supports equipment design RFQ’s
  • Requests the necessary project capital and is accountable for the budget
  • Provides direction and receives feedback from suppliers ensuring equipment quality & delivery commitments are met.
  • Approves supplier designs
  • Ensures that suppliers adhere to equipment building standards.
  • Participates and perhaps leads the equipment standard documentation development.
  • Prepares a detailed program plan that meets timing goals and visits suppliers on a regular basis to ensure compliance to timing dates
  • Schedules and facilitates equipment trials at suppliers and at TMF.
  • Provides direction and leadership to Launch Support Team.
  • Provides a detailed documentation record of “as built” conditions.
  • Provides direction to Engineering Techs and Engineering Interns as necessary.
  • Provides a detailed list of high priority spare parts
  • Update Equipment Tracking System.
  • Provide technical expertise to various departments from time to time.
  • Other tasks assigned by Manager.

  • BS in electrical, mechatronics, or mechanical engineering
  • 5+ years of stamping manufacturing experience
  • Strong knowledge of electrical and mechanical designs
  • Experience with stamping press line foundations and utilities is a plus
  • Good project management skillsets to manage press vendors
  • Aluminum Destacker experience preferred
  • Equipment safety buyoff
  • Advanced knowledge of requirements by ISO and local safety Standards
  • Kuka, Fanuc or/and ABB Robotic hardware skills desired, any programing experiences are plus
  • Proven project management experience
  • Innovative, Business-minded, Capable of working well within a team, Organized and able to work under pressure to meet tight deadline