Power Electronics Electrical Engineer, Energy



Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. The purpose of this position is to implement systematic requirements gathering, requirements reviews, and validation test plans to make this mission reality. Tesla’s Power Electronics group is looking for a highly motivated individual to program manage new/existing engineering projects for Energy, Solar Products and Vehicles products. This is a cross-functional role that requires coordination between many different groups within and outside of Tesla. Our team is small, dedicated, and fast-moving, believing a diverse team of motivated individuals can accomplish anything. We are problem solvers, team players and game changers. If this sounds like you, Tesla is just the place to make your mark.


  • BS or higher degree in Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Physics or related fields
  • Fundamentals in power conversion technology
  • Specification definition (dimensional, functional, performance, manufacturing)
  • Experience defining test plans, designing test setups, and analyzing data
  • Systems level thinker with evidence of driving product design optimization across products, disciplines and teams
  • A detail-oriented personality with solid documentation and reporting skills
  • Engineering fundamentals, such as thermal dynamics, fluid dynamics, heat transfer, mechanics and electronics
  • Experience solving open-ended engineering problems
  • Motivated, active collaborator
  • Experience with EV powertrain units, such as battery modules and drive systems are preferred
  • Experience with high voltage system, coolant system, and internal architecture of the battery system preferred