Senior Data Engineer (m/w/d) – Gigafactory Berlin-Brandenburg


Tesla is accelerating the world’s transition to
sustainable energy. Revolutionary strategies and products were developed within
a few years and successfully launched on a large scale. This is only possible
through extraordinary speed, innovation, and efficiency.

Gigafactory Berlin-Brandenburg forms the perfect basis
for rolling out Tesla’s incredible success story in Europe. The most important
pillar for this are our employees. Their passion, motivation and engagement
ensure that we achieve our goals. We are looking for you to continue and expand
this success story together.

The Role

Tesla is seeking a talented and motivated Data
Engineer to join our Data and Analytics team at Tesla. We are building a
state-of-the-art analytics platform for business and operation intelligence. At
Tesla, we have enormous amounts of data and we want to give meaning to it and
help business users to make data driven decisions. Our platform will allow
users to answer “what”, “when” and “how”
questions, as well as, allow them to ask, “what if”. This person
will design, develop, maintain and support our Enterprise Data Warehouse &
BI platform within Tesla using various data & BI tools and this position
offers unique opportunity to make significant impact to the entire organization
in developing data tools and driving data driven culture.


  • Build data pipelines using Airflow for Vertica
  • Work in a time constrained environment to
    analyze, design, develop and deliver Enterprise Data Warehouse solutions
  • Design, develop, maintain, and support our Enterprise
    Data Warehouse & BI platform within Tesla using various data & BI
  • Create real time data streaming and processing
    using Open source technologies like Kafka, Spark etc.
  • Develop collaborative relationships and work with
    key business sponsors, IT resources to gather requirements and for the
    efficient resolution of requests.
  • Develop, enforce, and recommend enhancements to
    Applications around standards, methodologies, compliance, and quality
    assurance practices; participate in design and code walkthroughs.
  • Take ownership of deployment and release process
  • Keep up to date on relevant technologies and



  • Several years of experience in creating ETLs for
    Vertica is required
  • Several years of experience in creating data pipelines
    using Python / Airflow is required
  • Experience with designing DataMart, Data
    Warehouse, database objects within relational databases MySQL, SQL Server,
    Vertica is required 
  • Strong proficiency in SQL and query writing
    is required
  • Strong Problem-Solving, Verbal and Written
    communication skills
  • Excellent analytical, organizational skills and
    ability to work under pressure /deliver on tight deadlines is a must
  • Strong experience in stellar dashboards and
    reports creation for C-level executives

Nice to have:

  • Few years of development experience in Open Source
    technologies like Python, Java is preferred
  • Understanding of distributed computing, i.e. how
    HDFS, Spark and Presto work
  • Work experience with Python, SSIS, Informatica
  • Experience in Big Data processing using Apache
    Hadoop/Spark ecosystem applications like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Kafka and
    HDFS preferable
  • Work experience with React JS, Node JS, Semantic
    UI / Bulma / Bootstrap CSS
  • Work experience with Tableau
  • Working with a system at scale and with Docker/Kubernetes/Jenkins
    CI/CD pipeline is preferred 
  • Experience implementing dynamic UIs and working
    with D3 / NVD3/React is preferred
  • Experience with Kafka or RabbitMQ messaging
    queues is preferred
  • Experience with React, rest API / web development
    with Node JS framework is preferred

What we offer:

  • You will be
    working in our state-of-the-art Gigafactory where you’ll 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