Tesla Motors

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A fantastic learning experience

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at Tesla Motors

Pros

Incredible people and incredible technology

Cons

Disjointed at times and it can be rather intense

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Management...?

Recommends
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 5 people found this helpful  

    Great Internship Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA

    I worked at Tesla Motors

    Pros

    -Impressive access to senior management
    -Start up feeling
    -High level of responsibility to interns
    -Minimal micromanagement

    Cons

    -Relatively lower pay/no housing assistance
    -Disorganized is the norm
    -Communication between departments isn't great

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve system of recruiting from intern pool.
    Try to educate the interns rather than just have them complete necessary work.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 8 people found this helpful  

    Great name recognition and benefits, but that’s about it

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA

    I worked at Tesla Motors

    Pros

    - Tesla is a sexy company that everyone likes
    - Amazing benefits
    - The HQ is beautiful

    Cons

    - They work you to death, terrible work life balance
    - They don't promote from within, if they need a manager they will hire from the outside
    - The pay is terrible
    - They will fire an employee at the drop of a hat

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - Allow your employees to take time off when needed
    - Provide feedback to your employees so they know where they stand and can grow

    Approves of CEO
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