Sr. Automation Software Engineer - Tesla Energy

Sr. Automation Software Engineer - Tesla Energy

Job Category
Engineering & Information Technology
Location
Palo Alto, California
Req. ID
64328
Job Type
Full-time
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Role

Regulatory product compliance is a critical business function and a rapidly expanding sector. The role facilitates global market access by leveraging product and process legislation. Regulatory complexity is increasing and continuously evolving with many local, national and international codes, standards and regulations (CSRs).

With innovative technology and an exciting pipeline of new products automation will play a pivotal role in meeting and exceeding product schedules.

Tesla Energy Compliance is looking for a full-stack software engineer with deep understanding of software development to help push the boundaries of test automation. You will develop a fully integrated test environment; interfacing test equipment, developing test scripts, data acquisition, post data processing/analysis and presentation together with redundant safety systems. The system will need to be practical and scalable.  

The position will be co-located between Palo Alto, CA and Fremont, CA (Regular internal shuttle bus between facilities).

Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret source requirements directly from CSRs

  • Design, build, and script product test equipment

  • Develop and maintain core services for data acquisition, test execution, and post-processing

  • Design and build web apps, dashboards, and back-end for a custom CI system capable of handling high test volume, human/automation time sharing, and multiplexed test setups

  • Develop regression automated tests for all product to cover test corners prior to field release

  • Coordinate with a large community of board-level test, software-level test, manufacturing, and development teams to drive standardization for test libraries and CI system

Requirements

  • BS in computer science or related + 3-5 years professional experience

  • Strong development ability in Python

  • Deep understanding of operating systems, Unix (a plus, not a requirement)

  • Deep understanding of networking principles and the TCP/IP stack, CAN, ModBUS, Etc.

  • Experience with databases (SQL, a plus) and basic front-end development

  • Experience with devops / CI tools such as Docker, Jenkins

  • Ideally have an understanding or had exposure to regulatory CSRs

  • Understanding of electrical engineering principles; ability to read & understand schematics, use lab instruments (e.g. oscilloscopes), and build basic electrical systems

Um Tesla

Tesla is accelerating the world’s transition to sustainable energy. We design, manufacture, sell and service the world’s best solar technology, energy storage systems, and electric vehicles, providing customers the opportunity to generate, store and consume energy entirely sustainably.

Tesla is committed to hiring and developing top talent from around the world for any given discipline. Based in California, Tesla’s workforce spans across four continents. We work to build an inclusive environment in which all people, regardless of gender, race, religion, or background, can come to do their best work.

Our world-class teams operate with a non-conventional philosophy of inter-disciplinary collaboration. Each member of the team is expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create, and to innovate. We’re tackling the world’s most difficult and important problems—and we wouldn’t succeed without our shared passion for making the world a better place.

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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.