Factory Firmware Integration Engineer- Fremont

Tesla

Responsibilities

The Factory Firmware Team is seeking a Firmware Integration Engineer to develop software tools for vehicle diagnostics, testing and validation. As a Firmware Integration Engineer, you will develop software tools for the factory side-by-side with development, quality, and manufacturing teams. You will be expected to move projects along at an aggressive pace – pulling together the contributions of cross-functional engineering and manufacturing teams into a cohesive solution. You will also be expected to get your hands dirty in the details of various subsystems – digging through vehicle logs, root causing issues and developing solutions to complex problems.
The Factory Firmware Team is the eyes and ears of the Firmware organization within the factory and often have the last say on the deployment of new firmware to manufacturing – providing valuable insight and feedback to accelerate development of new software features.

Requirements

  • BS or equivalent in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or related fields with evidence of exceptional ability 
  • Prefer 2+ years of professional/relevant experience 
  • Strong scripting skills in at least one common language (Python, Ruby, etc.) 
  • Experience testing and validating embedded software in electro-mechanical systems 
  • Strong experience collaborating with colleagues and communicating complex technical concepts to others of varied technical backgrounds 
  • Must be detail-oriented with an ability to think creatively and produce “outside of the box” solutions 
  • Exceptional ability to keep multiple projects moving forward
  • Experience working with new product introduction and process improvements 
  • Experience working in high volume automotive manufacturing 
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing metrics