Tesla Recharge “Returnship” Program – Integration Engineer, Vehicle Firmware



  • Tesla’s Recharge Program is your pathway to returning to a full-time career after a break of more than a year. During our 18-week program, you will refresh your existing skill sets and learn new technologies with supportive mentors by your side. We foster professional growth in a structured environment through a combination of training and hands-on projects. You will be empowered to take on new challenges that will allow you to reclaim both your skills and confidence in the workplace.

    Are you ready to Recharge you career?

    Software Systems Integration Engineers on our Low Voltage Systems team, work side by side with various cross-functional teams to lead the design and development of low voltage power systems, body controls systems or authentication systems. This role utilizes electrical/mechanical hardware, embedded software, data analysis and system design fundamentals to support new product design, define vehicle behaviors, bring-up prototypes, and system validation. These engineers are leading new technology development for the next generations of Tesla vehicles and are responsible for overall functionality and performance of a sub-system of low voltage systems throughout product life cycle.


  • Must be returning from a recent career gap of at least 1 year in order to be eligible
  • 2+ years of related practical experience prior to career gap
  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, or proof of exceptional skills in related fields with practical software engineering experience
  • Experience in leading a technical project
  • C comprehension proficiency
  • Electrical hardware schematic understanding
  • Experience with embedded systems
  • Hands-on debugging complex subsystems involving network microprocessors and software-controlled electrical or electromechanical devices
  • Comfortable analyzing data to improve design and performance of a system