IT Operations Internship (Spring 2023)


  • Internships


  • Disclaimer:

    This position is expected to start around January 2023 and continue through the entire Winter/Spring term (i.e., through April/May) or into early Summer 2023 if available. We ask for a minimum of 12 weeks, full-time, for most internships. Please consider before applying. International Students: If your work authorization is through CPT, please consult your school on your ability to work 40 hours per week before applying. Again, please do not apply until you know you can work 40 hours per week. This is required for external applicants. Many students will be limited to part-time during the academic year. 

    Internship Program at Tesla 

    The Internship Recruiting Team is driven by the passion to recognize emerging talent. Our year around program places the best students in positions that they will grow both technically and personally through their experience working closely with their Manager, Mentor, and team. We provide an experience that allows for the intern to experience life at Tesla by given them projects that are critical to their team’s success. Instead of going on coffee runs and making copies, you’ll be seated at the table making critical decisions that will influence not only your team, but the overall achievement of Tesla’s mission. 


    • Fremont, CA 

    • Palo Alto, CA 

    • Reno, NV 

    About the Teams

    As an intern you will partner with experienced IT infrastructure and automation engineers to help design, build, and manage the underlying infrastructure that runs various services for all business units. Below are a few of the teams under our IT Operations umbrella. 

    IT Operations Departments 

    • IT Help Desk 

    • IT Operations 

    • IT Field Services 

    • IT Analyst 

    • Unified Communications


  • Currently in the process of obtaining, a BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related disciple in Information Technology, Information Systems
  • Experience with managing the following; Linux (Ubuntu, Centros, Red Hat), or 802.11 wireless network concepts
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Javascript, Powershell
  • Familiarity with end point system management tools (SCCM, JAMF, Intune) and supporting mobile devices
  • Experience in design and development of voice user interface such as IVR/Speech Applications VOICEXML, GRXML, CCXML, TWIML
  • Knowledge and experience with Ticketing systems
  • Ability to self-manage in a fast-paced environment and communicate cross functionally
  • Previous internship and/or project experience is a plus