Tesla's goal is to accelerate the world's transition to electric mobility with a full range of increasingly affordable electric cars. California-based Tesla designs and manufactures EVs, as well as EV powertrain components for partners such as Toyota and Daimler. Tesla has delivered over 15,000 electric vehicles to customers in 31 countries. Model S is the world's first premium sedan to be engineered from the ground up as an electric vehicle. Model S was named Motor Trend's prestigious 2013 Car of the Year, achieved the best safety score of any car ever tested by the NHTSA, and Consumer Reports is calling it the best car it has ever tested.
Tesla Motors is committed to hiring and developing top talent from across the world for any given discipline. Our world-class teams operate with a non-conventional automotive product development philosophy of high inter-disciplinary collaboration, flat organizational structure, and technical contribution at all levels. You will be expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create, and to innovate. These jobs are not for everyone, you must have a genuine passion for producing the best vehicles in the world. Without passion, you will find what we're trying to do too difficult.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of excellence and a thorough working knowledge of occupant and vehicle interior packaging, layout and engineering design. Key objectives will be to achieve high spatial efficiency and excellent ergonomics whilst meeting all relevant legislative requirements. Probably having accrued considerable experience at an OEM, knowledge of, and the ability to correctly interpret current and impending legislation for US and World markets is essential.
He/she will be a natural problem solver, an intuitive 3D thinker and a competent Catia V5 user, capable of taking responsibility for and personally creating the complete occupant and interior package to an industry leading standard from the initial conceptualizing phase onwards.
The ability to interact well and fit into a small, highly motivated, multi-functional team working in a rapid, simultaneous engineering environment is essential.
The role affords the rare opportunity to take ownership of a new and genuinely cutting edge vehicle, so an enthusiasm and knowledge of cars is advantageous. You must have a genuine passion for engineering the best electric vehicles in the world. Without passion, you would find what we're trying to do too difficult.
You must want to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company. We are building real products -- not presentations. This must excite you.
You'll work alongside accomplished, world-renowned Designers on perhaps the most exciting automotive programs in existence today.
Tesla Motors is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, age, sex, ancestry, marital status, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, medical condition, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other classification protected by state or federal law.
|Location:||Los Angeles, CA |
|Headquarters:||1050 Bing Street|
San Carlos, CA 94070
|Industry:||Cleantech / Energy|