What To ExpectThis position is to support the launch of our vehicles for Gigafactory Berlin. The engineer will support all Chassis subsystems and will work to ensure a fast and high-quality start of production. The engineer will also lead efforts to bring on local suppliers for Chassis components for product improvement, savings, logistics improvements, and capacity expansion. Additionally, the engineer will engage in product development for current and future vehicles (specifically Brake/motor Integration), and provide a solid foundation for future vehicle engineering operations in Berlin.The Chassis Design Engineering team is in charge of brakes, pedals/controls, wheels, hubs, tires, half shafts, suspension, and subframes, on all of Tesla’s passenger car and heavy vehicle programs. A Mechanical Design Engineer on the team is in charge for bringing those systems from concept to production and beyond with support from other engineering teams at Tesla.The engineer’s responsibilities include design, analysis, sourcing, prototyping, testing, vehicle assembly validation, quality control, engineering documentation, and factory ramp-up support. The engineer must possess and should be able to readily apply mechanical engineering fundamentals to creatively solve problems and is expected to learn quickly while managing their projects independently with minimal.The Chassis team is comprised of engineers from many backgrounds and experience levels. You’ll work alongside experts with many years of experience, high aptitude recent graduates, and people from every stage in between. Collaboration, learning, and growth are core to the team’s success. We look for anyone with demonstrated exceptional ability to solve problems in both individual and team settings.What You'll DoDevelop and optimize designs in 3D CAD software with associated CAE toolsValidate manufacturing, assembly, and service feasibility Complete and release component designs and documentation, including 2D drawings Validate components per defined engineering perspectiveResolve issues and concerns with cross-functional teams including engineering, supply chain, production, and service Participate in the sourcing process and manage engineering relationships with suppliers Deliver to defined schedulesWhat You'll BringA study of Science in Mechanical Engineering or equivalentProficiency in a 3D CAD software (CATIA is a plus) Basic knowledge of GD&T (proficiency is a plus) Experience with component design, analysis, and validation (aluminum and steel part design and manufacturing processes is a plus)Great technical and interpersonal communication Evidence of being a self-starter and bringing projects to completion great finisher Prior experience in a relevant engineering field (chassis) is valuedWhat We OfferYou will be working in our state-of-the-art Gigafactory where you solve the world's most interesting problems with the best and brightest people who share a passion to change the world. Tesla’s compensation package includes competitive salary and Tesla shares or bonusses. Typical benefits that are offered are a pension program, 30 vacation days, employee insurances, relocation and commuting support.