Service Industrial Storage Engineering Internship (Spring 2023)


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  • Disclaimer: This position is expected to start around January 2023 and continue through the entire 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 submitting an application.

    International Students: If your work authorization is through CPT, please consult your school before applying. You must be able to work 40 hours per week.Many students will be limited to part-time depending on their academic standing.

    Internship Program at Tesla

    The Internship Recruiting Team is driven by the passion to recognize emerging talent. Our year-round program places the best students in positions where they will grow both technically and personally through their experience working closely with their manager, mentor, and team. We are dedicated to providing an experience that allows for the intern to experience life at Tesla by giving 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.

    About the team

    The Tesla Energy Industrial Storage Service Engineering team is responsible for diagnosing and resolving product issues and escalations from Field Service teams to drive the best customer experience and fleet availability. In this internship you will identify and help resolve fleet-wide performance, operation, and maintenance challenges across the growing fleet of energy products by creating analytics that provide insights to drive action to maintain and improve the fleet.


  • Currently working towards a degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or relevant program or equivalent practical experience in product development, reliability engineering, failure analysis, systems test engineering, product quality, or service engineering 
  • Strong engineering fundamentals and intuition, applied to firmware/software-enabled systems 
  • Remain engaged, proactive, and positive while solving very challenging problems

    Desired Competencies

  • Experience with battery systems and power systems 
  • Experience using Python or equivalent for data analysis on very large databases 
  • Knowledge of CAN Bus communication 
  • Experience with developing, managing or maintaining equipment running Linux based applications