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Supply Chain – Automation Internship (Fall 2020) at Tesla

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Employer: Tesla – Automation Development

Expires: 08/01/2020

The RoleWhile Tesla engineering is known for Autopilot, the most meaningful problems facing the company today stem from the way that we purchase, route, stock, and deliver material to our growing set of Gigafactories and service centers. The Supply Chain Automation team is our “special projects” group exploring these challenges. Your diverse team is made of AI advisors, control theorists, operations researchers, Bayesian statisticians, software architects, and full stack engineers. Your role as an intern to fix hard problems in supply chain on truncated timelines. Your team values and expertise lean toward decentralized web automation, computer vision, and delightful human interaction.ResponsibilitiesAfter analyzing various aspects of the supply chain’s operations, you’d help see opportunities for improvement and drive implementation for automating such process. Areas of focus include TMS development, analytics, process development, and supporting new market launches.Engineering interns are working on product discovery, design, web development, hardware testing, 3D modeling, camera networks, and maintenance of cyber physical systems. Project Management interns facilitate the deployment of process and systems by working cross functionally to develop ideas and build consensus. Both areas collaborate on the implementation of these projects through required analysis and software rollouts. You’d experience mentorship and guidance from experts across the entire organization. We make it our mission to ensure interns get exposure to running big projects.RequirementsCurrent Undergraduate, Graduate or PhD student; focus on engineering or PM.3+ internship, project, or work experience related to this area of expertise.Ability to effectively communicate verbally and excellent time management skills. Ability to relocate for the duration of your internship.EngineeringGeneral knowledge of Python, Ruby, Go, Java, Android, React, and/or SQL.Experience with Distributed Systems, Micro Systems, Web Development, Computer Vision.Project ManagementYou have an interest in areas such as Business Analytics, Mechanical Design, Software Design, User Experience, Product Management, Industrial Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Data Visualization, Operations Research, and/or Technical Writing.