Process Design Reliability Engineer

Tesla

  • Full Time

Responsibilities

  • The process engineering team is creating the factory of the future by bringing conceptual designs to life, producing cutting-edge detailed designs of chemical and other factory utility systems that are fully integrated with the manufacturing processes. The Process Design Reliability Engineer will bring to bear a well-rounded mechanical engineering and reliability engineering background to support and optimize the overall process engineering team’s design efforts. This will include: optimizing designs to improve reliability; improving mechanical specifications; developing and evaluating equipment specifications; challenging designs to achieve a balance between code compliance and reliability and lean, efficient designs; and supporting construction quality efforts.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent in experience and evidence of exceptional ability; M.S. in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline is a plus
  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience in the design, maintenance and reliability of complex manufacturing environments
  • Strong working knowledge of ASME and API construction and post-construction codes for piping, pressure vessels, and tanks; Relevant fixed equipment inspection certifications are a plus
  • Working knowledge or rotating equipment installation and troubleshooting
  • Capable of analyzing equipment failure modes, including providing reports and recommendations
  • Working knowledge of design modeling software (Caesar II, COMPRESS, Pipe-Flo) is a plus
  • Working knowledge of 3D CAD packages (Revit, Navisworks, etc.) is a plus
  • Capable of reading and understanding PFDs, P&IDs, and other process documentation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to communicate complex technical information clearly and effectively
  • Capability to work efficiently with engineers and technicians from other disciplines
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of programs