Engineering Technician – Low Voltage

Tesla

The Role 

The low voltage/electronic systems (LV/ES) test team is looking to bring on additional engineering technician to support test development and test execution.  The LV/ES test team typically supports hardware validation for Autopilot, Infotainment, body controls, passive entry and sensors.

Responsibilities 

  • Work alongside reliability engineers, designers and test engineers to develop a test setup and aid in the execution of that test. The technician’s role typically includes
    • Fabricating custom fixtures and harnesses and following a test schematic to properly connect equipment and devices under test
    • Aid in the setup and tear down of the setup
  • Work with engineers and facilities technicians to maintain a clean, safe and useable lab space
  • This role will primarily support low voltage and electronic systems testing.  Familiarity and experience with electronics is necessary

Requirements 

  • Multitask between a handful of projects and effectively prioritize day to day tasks, requiring minimal direct oversight
  • Communicate effectively when a project or task is blocked and help drive to a solution
  • Hands on experience with building harnesses
    • Experience using crimpers
    • Experience with wire splicing
    • Familiar with wiring schematics
    • Quality workmanship and able to test continuity and isolation of a built harness to confirm it matches the schematic
    • Aware of wiring rules associated with sizing and fusing wires
  • Soldering experience (components to PCBA, removing components from PCBA, wires into a connector, white wire onto a PCBA
  • Proficient with PCs and Microsoft Office