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Internship Program at Tesla
The Internship Recruiting Team is driven by the passion to recognize emerging talent. Our year around program places the best students in positions that 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 given 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 Supercharging network, the world’s fastest electric vehicle charging network which includes over 24,000 Superchargers worldwide, is a critical enabler to Tesla’s mission to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. The Business Analytics intern is an integral part of global Charging business planning team and is responsible for providing data and insights on network performance.
Projects will be in 3 categories:
1. Applications Engineering: intern expected to prepare global field charging infrastructure deployment teams for new charging products coming to market early 2022. This would involve interfacing with design engineers to acquire produce expert knowledge, then deliver critical technical information via presentations, training sessions, and technical documentation to deployment teams. Some in-field support will also be needed, overseeing initial deployment trials.
2. Technical Program Management: intern expected to lead a cross-function group toward the goal of coordinated field retrofit operations in early 2022. Several new products subcomponents need to be integrated into existing infrastructure. This intern will run a technical program to coordinate amongst engineering, deployment, service, logistics, etc. teams to successfully execute retrofit initiatives.
3. Product Management: intern expected to analyze new product/feature opportunities and consolidate a holistic picture of impact to Tesla. This would include technical scoping of products/features with engineering counterparts, cost/benefit analysis, and construction of technical pitch decks to promote the concepts.
Palo Alto, CA
Pursuing BS or MS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or Materials Engineering
Strong communications skills
Strong project management skill preferred
Strong analytical skillset preferred
Experience with energy systems (charging products, battery products, solar) or power electronics preferred
Experience with construction preferred
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Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Tesla is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need an accommodation at any point during the interview process.
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