Tesla is looking for a technician to support the development, implementation and application of a wide variety of test and validation plans/methods with our Core Test Engineering Technology (CTET) team. In this role you will have a broad scope of responsibility from creating electrical test fixtures, to executing test plans and writing test reports.
Build, assemble and setup of test/validation equipment and fixtures.
Install and use of data acquisition equipment and other instrumentation.
Record and analyze test data.
Document and report on issues found during test and work closely with Test Engineering to address these.
Support the development of test/validation plans and methods that assure reliability, structural and other engineering targets are met by the component/system tested.
Validate test systems, integrate, deploy and maintain systems on the production line.
· AS or BS degree in Electronics Technology, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
o 5 years + of experience in an engineering development environment
5 years + experience in a Test Technician Role
Strong understanding of engineering and reliability fundamentals.
Ability to operate and maintain a wide variety of hand and power tools, and lab equipment.
Strong experience with reading, interpreting, and drawing electrical schematics and circuits.
Strong experience with wiring diagrams and harness drawings.
Experience with oscilloscopes, DMMs and HV power supplies.
Experience in the use of a broad variety of test, control and data acquisition equipment.
Software experience preferred (LabVIEW, Python, Golang).
High voltage/power experience preferred.
Low voltage and control system experience preferred.
Experience with HV battery systems preferred.
Experience with AutoCAD preferred.
Experience with common MS office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
Remain engaged, proactive and positive in tough circumstances, owning assignments and taking full accountability for their success.
Positive attitude, eagerness to learn and ability to change direction quickly.