Electrical Engineering Internship – Motor Modeling & Technology Development

Tesla

Responsibilities

Tesla is seeking an Intern Electrical Engineer at the last year of their studies, modeling and measuring electric motor problems. This person will be working as part of the Tesla motor technology team located in Athens, Greece, towards development of magnetic measurement configurations for deriving the magnetic properties of a broad range of hard and soft magnetic materials. The internship comprises both theoretic study through simulation and experimental validation in the lab.

Requirements

  • Ongoing studies in Electrical Engineering / Electromagnetics.
  • Strong mathematical and physics background.
  • Very good understanding of electromagnetics and electric circuits.
  • Strong MATLAB programming skills.
  • Knowledge of electrical machines fundamentals.
  • Experience analyzing electric motors using Finite Element Methods.
  • Experience using power analyzer / oscilloscope.
The following will be considered as plus:
  • Power electronics and control fundamentals.
  • Understanding of electrical, thermal and mechanical modeling.
  • Understanding of thermodynamics and heat transfer, high voltage and low voltage DC circuits.
  • Experience with modeling losses in electrical machines.
  • Knowledge of electrical measurements.