Thermal & High Voltage Distribution Technician

Clock icon

Tesla participates in the E-Verify Program
What to Expect
Engineering Team is looking for a highly motivated and talented engineering technician to join our Thermal Test Team. As an engineering technician, you will have an active role in fabricating and building test setups, executing durability testing on the thermal system and root causing system level issues. In addition, you will have an active role in product development along with validating the reliability of our products according to Tesla standards. A successful candidate for this role must have a strong hands-on background in an engineering environment (ideally in testing), as well as the passion and drive to get things done in a dynamic environment.
What You’ll Do
  • Design, fabricate & assembly of test fixtures
  • Run tests: setup, detailed inspections, maintenance and retrofits
  • Root cause and report issues: Document and report issues identified during test or inspections.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to resolve mechanical & electrical issues discovered. Provide detailed written & verbal test status updates to key stake holders
  • Conduct detailed inspections such as torque checks, pressure and temperature analysis etc. to identify and root cause failures
  • General test equipment maintenance, Maintaing a clean and organized work environment
What You’ll Bring
  • 2 year technical/automotive degree preferred
  • Experience with fabrication equipment (e.g. Band Saw, Drill, Press)
  • Analytical problem-solving skills & root cause analysis
  • Basic soldering, crimping, harness modifications
  • Good written & verbal communication skills, Strong organization skills with meticulous attention to detail,
  • High voltage certification or past work experience
  • Programming experience in Python/C/C++ With Extensive knowledge of refrigerant/hvac systems
Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Tesla is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need an accommodation at any point during the interview process.