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Launch Mechanical Design Engineer - Drive Systems Engineering

Company: Tesla Motors
Location: palo alto
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Tesla is in need of mechanical engineers to tend to daily needs of production and supply chain to maintain a supply of quality parts to drive unit lines. New Vendors and ongoing production shortages require some part redesign and validation activities in a timely or forward looking manner.


* Manage 3D CAD and 2D drawings in both CAD and PLM software * Identifying and tending to potential and actual part shortages or quality issues * Design validation and durability testing for new designs and vendors * Profile development and data analysis for drive unit and component testing * Carry designs through to high-volume production; DFM, cost reductions, and second sourcing * Collaborate with manufacturing engineers and various suppliers to transition concepts to production * Utilize understanding of materials and manufacturing processes to collaborate with various suppliers and other internal team members. * Mentoring junior engineers and interns


* The ideal candidate will have: * Evidence of exceptional ability as a problem solved * Understand PFMEA concepts and implementation * Vendor relations experience * Statistical process control and methods * Use CAD modeling techniques and CATIA v5 to design and develop electric drive systems and mechanical components for testing and manufacturing. * Expected skills: GD&T, 3D CAD, 2D Drawings, DFMEA, PFMEA, structural and thermal FEA * Bonus skills: Catia, NVH analysis, Machine design, specification writing, plastic injection molding, bolted joint design

Keywords: Tesla Motors, Palo Alto , Launch Mechanical Design Engineer - Drive Systems Engineering, Other , palo alto, California

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