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Tesla autonomous manufacturing for everyone

We bring Tesla autonomous manufacturing to every automaker and other producers. At Tesla, we were the core autonomous factory team and we’re now building the smart cameras and robotic guidance tools that provided the main advantages at Tesla

Jobs at Industrial Next

San Francisco / Remote
3+ years
Industrial Next
Founded:2021
Team Size:9
Location:San Francisco

Active Founders

Allen Pan

Telsa autonomous factory lead, GM advanced autonomous control engineer, Neolix chief architect. An Industry veteran in industrial automation, flexible manufacturing, and autonomous driving expert, with more than 10 years of experiances

Lukas Pankau

Lukas was the lead electrical architect behind Ford’s Global Fusion and Edge platforms, and Tesla’s Model X, 3, and Y. In his five years at Tesla he transitioned to lead next-generation Autopilot hardware architecture and special projects in the Fremont factory focusing on autonomous manufacturing. After Tesla Lukas spend three years defining Waymo’s next-generation sensor and communications architecture. In his spare time he enjoys cooking and reading terrible fiction novels.

Lukas Pankau
Lukas Pankau
Industrial Next