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Electrical Design Internship Spring 2023

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The Internship Recruiting Team is driven by the passion to recognize and develop emerging talent. Our year-round program places the best students in positions where they will grow technically, professionally, and personally through their experience working closely with their Manager, Mentor, and team. We are dedicated to providing an experience that allows the intern to experience life at Tesla by including them in projects that are critical to their team’s success. Instead of going on coffee runs and making copies, our interns have a seat at the table and make critical decisions that will influence not only their team, but the overall achievement of Tesla’s mission.

About the team
Tesla is looking for a skilled and motivated individual to perform electrical engineering activities for our Energy Products design team. This individual will collaborate with a cross-functional team of engineers to deliver innovative, best in class products that support Tesla’s mission to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy.
What You’ll Do 


• Support design and development of digital electronics, analog electronics, and small power supplies for energy products

• Collaborative work with mechanical, firmware, EMC, RF, design validation, thermal design, compliance, reliability, and manufacturing test engineers
What You’ll Bring 


• Working toward BS or higher degree in Electrical Engineering (MSEE preferred)

• Out of classroom relevant project experience (Formula SAE, solar car, internships, etc.)

• Familiarity with use of DSPs, microcontrollers, and programmable logic devices • Familiarity with digital communication busses (CAN, Ethernet, RS-485, USB, SPI, I2C, etc.)

• Familiarity with analog sensors and signal conditioning circuits

• Familiarity with board level power supplies (buck, boost, flyback, etc.)

• Proficiency with basic EE tools (scopes, network analyzers, etc.)

Preferred Skills 

• Familiarity with wireless communication features (cellular, Wi-Fi)

• Experience with PCB layout, plane definition, and EMC optimization

• Embedded programming of DSPs, microcontrollers, and programmable logic devices

• Experience working on high voltage, high power systems
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.

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