Senior Electrical Engineer, AI/ML Data Center Design (Dojo)


Tesla is looking for an experienced, innovative, Senior Electrical Design Engineer to join the Autopilot-Dojo team in Palo Alto, CA. The Dojo team is responsible for the design, production, and deployment of the Tesla AI training supercomputer. The team is seeking an engineer to lead the electrical design of data centers, R&D space, and associated ancillary spaces. This position is a full time, on-site, role.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or higher
  • Registered as a CA Professional Engineer (PE)
  • 8+ years work experience in commercial and/or industrial sector (manufacturing, data center, lab, campus, etc)
  • 5+ years work experience leading design of data centers or other comparable mission critical infrastructure
  • Experience with PLC-based control systems and with Building Management Systems (BMS)
  • Proficient knowledge of industry standards and building codes and regulations
  • Revit and AutoCAD experience
  • Experience with electrical engineering study & breaker setting software (EasyPower, SKM, ETAP)
  • Possess solid understanding of electrical fundamentals and strong engineering judgement.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and interface at an executive level
  • Technical leader and Electrical Engineer of Record designing reliable, creative electrical solutions for both retrofit and new construction projects
  • Lead electrical design and review/stamp electrical deliverables including but not limited to: 
    • Single line diagram
    • Panel schedule
    • Grounding drawing
    • Underground conduit drawing
    • Power plan
    • Lighting layout
    • Area classification drawing
  • Simulate and analyze electrical engineering study (short circuit study, load flow analysis, arc flash study)
  • Ensure deliverables conform to code and safety standards
  • Develop and improve project workflows, specifications, and standards to ensure each design is consistently excellent
  • Review designs provided by external firms to ensure that designs and specifications meet our engineering standards
  • Participate in construction and commissioning activities, serving as the point of contact for technical questions and real-time issue resolution
  • Collaborate effectively on cross-discipline design teams and build relationships with Construction, Commissioning, Facility Operations, and EHS teams