Mechatronics Technician - Tesla Bot

Mechatronics Technician - Tesla Bot

Tesla | Palo Alto, CA, 94306, US
Salary Range:$86,000 – $111,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 22 days ago

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Description

Tesla's actuator team designs and builds actuators for humanoid bi-pedal robots (Tesla Bot). The Optimus team joins mechanical, electrical, and electromagnetic engineering disciplines in a highly collaborative environment. This position will focus on mechanical assembly and is critical to the development of the high-performance electromechanical rotary and linear actuator systems for the Tesla Bot. As part of the design team you will prototype actuators, including winding of motors, assembly of gearboxes, torque/speed sensor installation. You will also be responsible for failure analysis and improvement suggestions.

Assembly and testing of actuators Read process description instructions and execute accordingly Support R&D with custom test configurations Track record of using hand tools to perform basic shop operations Effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet deadlines Thread cutting, insertion of inserts, bushings and bearings

5+ years experience working directly on motors or machines Highly motivated, willing to learn on the job Able and willing to lift 50lbs Comfortable to work in an industrial environment (90% indoor) Ability to assemble and test actuators, basic machining of parts Ability to read drawings, interpret metric/imperial tolerances Ability to take things apart and reassemble them without instructions Familiar easy lathe or milling operations, CNC programming skills a plus MS Office, J code, Matlab/Python a plus

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