Equipment Engineering Manager – BIW, Cybertruck


  • Full Time


Tesla is seeking a highly motivated Engineering Leader to build a team responsible for process, quality, equipment and maintenance engineering to ramp up, sustain, and improve new production lines for our advanced cell manufacturing equipment. 

Body Shop is one of the most complex and challenging shops, highly automated. This is an exciting opportunity to build a world class manufacturing team and facility from the ground up. Tesla is a demanding and fast-paced environment where you will work on a critical subsystem of incredibly exciting products. 

The Equipment Engineering Manager will work with cross-functional teams throughout the entire lifecycle of the product and processes.  They will work closely with Design Engineering, Process, Production, Manufacturing, NPI and Quality teams to scale up and meet full mass production volume. 


  • BS/MS in Engineering or Physical Science related field preferred
  • 5+ years of experience managing an engineering team 
  • 10+ years of experience in a production environment as process or automation engineer (process development/improvement, troubleshooting, data analysis, constraint analysis, flow optimization) 
  • Experience with plant maintenance operations including utilizing CMMS software, creating/optimizing preventative maintenance plans 
  • High-volume and high-speed manufacturing experience in Automotive or Semiconductor industries preferred 
  • Capable of identifying critical process parameters and applying statistics to process measurement and control 
  • Proven understanding of BOMs, manufacturability, process design, process validation, assembly methods, design reviews and cost reduction methodologies 
  • Preferred data collection and analysis experience in a high-volume automated manufacturing environment 
  • Previous experience with MySQL, Python, R, JMP, Minitab, Tableau, and Ignition, PLC, Robotics