Telsa’s cell manufacturing engineering
group is looking for a highly-motivated equipment development engineer to
accelerate our next-generation battery cell manufacturing program. This role will
be involved in the design, development, commissioning, and ramping of
high-throughput equipment, while working in a cross-functional team to test,
validate, and roll-out process and product design changes.
The battery cell is a critical
component in Tesla vehicles and storage systems. This role will have the opportunity
to make meaningful contributions to our products. The work environment is demanding,
fast-paced, and incredibly exciting. The ideal candidate should be ready to push
their limits, as they join in a highly motivated and capable team to make unbelievable
things into reality.
design, commissioning ramp of a complex manufacturing tool that is the
first of its kind at Tesla
collaboratively as the equipment expert to ensure production lines run in
a safe, efficient manner producing high-quality parts.
owner/subject matter expert to drive equipment-related process
improvement including detailed troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
and recover processes by PLC, HMI, or tool management software, and implement
training material, maintenance routines, and related documentation for
equipment life cycle management
safety and ergonomic improvements to production equipment which meets or
exceeds regulations or best practices.
equipment critical spare parts and ensure sufficient coverage to prevent
extended downtime situations
in supplier/ internal equipment buyoffs
and optimize automated processes to maximize cycle time and uptime.
and manage FMEA risk assessments to prioritize equipment improvement
projects and ensure sufficient repair strategies.
hands-on support to the maintenance team to troubleshoot and resolve extended
a BS with 6+ years’ relevant experience or an MS with 3+ years relevant
experience in interdisciplinary/integrated engineering, manufacturing
engineering, or equivalent
engineering foundations. Aptitude to learn
experience ramping equipment into manufacturing - automation equipment,
web handling, design of electromechanical systems, PLCs, motion controls,
and data capture
experienced solving complex electromechanical and software systems with
limited documentation to debug issues, build process know-how, and kick
off improvement projects
thinking and problem-solving abilities. Proven through a number of root
cause analysis following a data-driven approach, statistical software
(JMP) a plus
ACAD experience in creating/validating layouts, tooling drawings, Pneumatic
and electrical schematics
with robot programming, backup, and restoration a plus
in automotive or high volume manufacturing is highly desired