Software – Infotainment UI Engineering Internship (Fall 2020) at Tesla

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Employer: Tesla

Expires: 08/01/2020

Internship Program at TeslaThe University 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.LocationsPalo Alto, CAAbout the TeamTesla is expanding its UI software engineering team. We are looking for a highly motivated software engineering intern to specialize in front-end software development and create exceptional user experiences.You will need strong software engineering skills, excellent interpersonal communication, and experience accepting and giving meaningful feedback on technical designs. You will need to collaborate with our top-notch design team and back end developers.Our goal is to set the bar for what a car UI can be; by creating an interface that flows so naturally, it makes the car feel like an extension of the driver’s body. We want to work with people who are excited by this goal and have the talent to deliver on it.What to ExpectRapid prototyping of in-car customer experiencesDesign, code and debug UI interfaces/ architecturesWork with a cross-functional team of hardware engineers, application/UI software engineers, QA/validation, and designersRequirementsCurrently pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, or related technical field Experience in C++Strong grasp of fundamental computer science conceptsWillingness to learn new technologies in any area of the stack: UI, Rendering, Core, Protocol, ServerHigh standards for code quality, maintainability, and performanceExperience writing and shipping customer-facing code is preferred