Manufacturing Engineer, General Assembly

Tesla Motors   •  

Fremont, CA

Industry: Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 213 days ago

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The Role

To design and develop cutting edge automation equipment, detailing the requirements and specifications, leading to the fabrication of equipment/automation cells and installation.


  • Demonstrate ability to lead the technical efforts of teams engaged in complex multidisciplinary technological development.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally with all disciplines involved in specifying and engineering complex mechatronics products
  • Ability to lead and contribute during all phases of the project from initial concept to production ramp.
  • High tolerance for ambiguity and ability to turn broad program objectives into actionable design initiatives.
  • Strong 3D CAD skills
  • Analytic problem solving skills, including knowledge of 8D, Six Sigma, DOE or similar disciplines.
  • Demonstrated experience developing high volume, low cost precision mechanisms (including mechatronics).
  • Engineering (especially mechanism) simulation experience.
  • Demonstrated designexperience in developing and integrating I/O devices which may include and beappliedto
    •     Robotics
    •     End of arm tooling
    •     High speed pick and place automation
    •     Pneumatics
    •     Position sensors
    •     Lamination
    •     Material handling
    •     Fluid dispensing
    •     Vibration
    •     Vision systems
    •     Conveyors
    •     Lasers


  • BS Mechatronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, ElectricalEngineering or Electronic Engineering.
  • Minimum 5years related experience in a technology based industry, where automated assembly techniques are utilized.
  • IndustrialEngineeringexperience working in high-volume assembly processes.
  • Knowledge of automated equipment systems and tools - robotic, vision, material handling, Conveyors, PLC, HMI, etc.
  • Travelrequired – 10%