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Test Technician - Firmware Validation

Tesla Motors - Palo Alto, CA

The Role

This position is for a technician within the Firmware Validation team. The role requires good technical knowledge with the ability to, build, test and debug circuits to component level. Soldering skills are required and the ability to fabricate and functionally run test fixtures. Good communication skills are required in order to work with various teams. Also requires organizational skills to manage and streamline tasks to support an engineering lab.


Build test fixtures

Perform bring up and functional verification of assemblies

Debug to component level

Design and build wiring harnesses.

Reading electronic schematics and wiring diagrams.

Working knowledge of AC and DC circuits as used in tester builds.

Utilize common test equipment (Oscilloscopes, multi-meters, testers, etc.)

Good understanding of hand tools including drills, wrenches, calipers, micrometers

Microsoft office Skills, especially EXCEL

CAD drawing 2D skills with any of the common software packages.

Create and edit Schematic drawings within a schematic application.


Basic understanding of electrical and electronic circuits and components

Experience in R&D electronics environment

Knowledge of vehicle electrics and electronics

Soldering and electronics fabrication skills

Mechanical fabrication skills

Strong sense of quality and craft work

6 days

Tesla Motors


Test Technician - Firmware Validation Tesla Motors - Palo Alto, CA, United States


Location: Palo Alto, CA

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