Tesla Motors

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Headquarters Palo Alto, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2003
Type Company - Public (TSLA)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz

Tesla Motors intends to spark the public's passion and eco-conscience for electric vehicles. Founded in 2003, the company designs, manufactures, and markets high-performance electric cars and powertrain components. Tesla stylish Roadster is its flagship model, which the company continues to upgrade. The Roadster's operating specs include zero to 60 in less than four seconds and a top speed of 125 mph. The fuel-efficient, fully electric vehicle recharges its lithium-ion batteries from an outlet, and, depending on a driver's speed, is capable of 245 miles per charge... More

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Tesla Motors Chairman, CEO, and Product Architect Elon Musk

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Very smart, courteous people. Great interview!

  Current Senior Electronic Engineer in Palo Alto, CA

Pros: Unbeatable health benefits, great stock options. Excellent, fast paced environment. Great coworkers! Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Jan 2014 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details – Applied Online. Recruiter emailed me to see if I was still interested & to set up a phone screen. It appeared that the way you describe yourself, they will determine what department you would be best suited for. Then, had a 1:1 phone call with technical manager.Full Interview

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