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Product Launch Engineer - Drive Systems

Company: Tesla Motors
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: September 18, 2022

Job Description:

The RoleThe Product Launch Engineer will own the development of new Drive Systems Products and act as the central owner for driving design maturity against a development and validation timeline from initial prototyping through early production ramp. The Launch Engineer will define and track critical metrics and data maturity and work proactively to identify potential blockers to meet or exceed all Program milestones. Beyond organization and reporting, they will act as the Assembly owner of the top level product and work in-depth with part and system owners to generate 2D and 3D outputs and facilitate best practices. As maturity milestones are reached, they will also enforce change management and version tracking of ongoing updates and perform thorough reviews via interface-specific checklists. The Product Launch Engineer will be the focal point for cross-functional discussion during Product development and help organize and steer the discussion between Drive Systems, Vehicle Engineering, Manufacturing, New Product Introduction, and Operations teams. They will support the functional and timing needs of the program and ensure product design and status and any changes to it are clearly communicated to all parties.The Product Launch Engineer is also expected to leverage an extensive background in Computer-Aided Design to act as a central source of knowledge for assembly, drawing, and part management best practices and foster adoption of these practices across the team via new launches. They are expected to develop and hone the cutting edge of Teslas Design Technologies and continue to disseminate new standards and tools as they reach a sufficient level of maturity. When not deeply engaged in new product cycles, the Launch Engineer will work proactively to identify advancements in processes or technology that may assist the organization, validate the maturity of new systems and features, and implement useful improvements. Responsibilities

  • Structure and maintain new Drive System Products and track design maturity against program milestones from start of development through production launch.
  • Complete weekly status reviews including 3D and 2D completion and freeze states, specification and parameter reviews, and integration checks.
  • Enforce strict tracking and validation of all updates to pre-launch Products during development and implement detailed review requirements for all interfaces.
  • Manage cross-functional review of pre-launch Product changes after design freeze.
  • Drive adoption of new systems, features, and best practices by engineering teams to improve productivity and provide ongoing support as a central authority on these items.

Keywords: Tesla Motors, Palo Alto , Product Launch Engineer - Drive Systems, Other , Palo Alto, California

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