Associate Manager, Process Engineering – Production Control



  • The Process Engineering team leads definition and execution of material flow design, analyzing and optimizing conveyance to support production, warehouse flow layouts, and processes related to production of all Tesla products. We are looking for a talented and highly motivated team leader who can lead the team in creating systematic workflows to unlock efficient material flows, drives business process, high throughput capabilities and operating models throughout our organization. This team is responsible for supporting all physical engineering needs of the Production Control team, including designing mechanisms for all material flow aspects from receiving, metering, including order fulfillment through sequencing and kitting, with solutions to safety and ergonomic hazards. The Process Engineering Associate Manager will not only lead by example but also performance manage the team where needed to generate the highest value from every employee while maintaining a high level of technical ability and drives the team to reach World Class Manufacturing.


  • Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management or equivalent (Desirable Master Degree) or at least 7 years of experience
  • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills
  • Extensive detailed Material Flow analysis experience to make data-driven decisions and summarize results for top management and executives.
  • Knowledge of lean principles, AGC implementation, logistics business systems, pre-determined motion and time standards.
  • Exemplary track record of high impact contributions both as an individual engineer and in a management capacity.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet commitments and deliver results in a fast-paced technical manufacturing environment
  • Commanding knowledge of lean principles, logistics business systems, pre-determined motion and time standards.
  • Advanced skills in Excel, SQL, or other analytical tools for data mining and analysis.
  • Ability to manage and execute multiple large-scale projects simultaneously, dynamically adjusting priorities to meet changing business needs.
  • Demonstrated talent for implementing process flow improvements.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, or similar 2D CAD software
  • Proficient Display a positive attitude and practice strong work ethics that reflects the mission, philosophy and goals of Tesla