Vehicle Dynamics Engineer – Ride

Tesla

Responsibilities

  • Serve as part of the Vehicle Dynamics Engineering team to manage the ride attribute for all Tesla vehicles. Participate in tuning the full chassis to meet ride performance targets and take primary ownership of passive and adaptive damper development activities as needed.

Requirements

  • Background in Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Technology, Physics or related.
  • 3+ years of experience in automotive vehicle dynamics engineering.
  • Familiarity with shock absorber tuning methods and best practices
  • Experience in subjective evaluation of passenger car/truck ride, handling, and steering performance. 
  • Experience testing in high-speed environments at test tracks and closed circuits