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Manufacturing Engineer (Composites Manufacturing)

Company: Opener
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Job Description:

We are a fast-growing company with a single lofty goal: to bring personal aviation to the masses. Innovating at the leading edge of electric aviation technology, we have developed BlackFly, the world's first ultralight all-electric fixed-wing vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) personal aircraft. Join us in ushering in a new age of aviation. We are seeking a highly-motivated and resourceful Mechanical or Aerospace Engineer with a passion for innovation and technology, who possesses the organizational, attention-to-detail, and troubleshooting skills to set up an all composite aircraft production line. Role Responsibilities


  • Design manufacturing processes by studying parametric and aesthetic requirements
  • Design, implement and iterate on manufacturing equipment and tooling
  • Prototype assemblies and processes
  • Develop quality control metrics
  • Develop, document and maintain procedures
  • Migrate designs from prototype to production stage by training technicians
  • Design equipment and workspace layout to achieve maximum efficiency
  • Collect production data and evaluate manufacturing processes
  • Improve production efficiency by analyzing workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout
  • Help maintain inventory of layup supplies and raw materials by creating purchase orders, receiving logs and receiving instructions
  • Learn and apply new technologies
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Undergraduate degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial Engineering, or a related field
    • Working knowledge of solid and surface modeling of a CAD suite (preferably CATIA)
    • Working knowledge of composite layup, open and closed molding
    • Demonstrated hands-on experience through student teams, classes, co-op, and/or personal projects
    • Desire to create high quality parts efficiently
    • Desire to create, iterate and distribute manufacturing procedures
    • Ability to write in a clear and concise manner

      Preferred Qualifications

      • Working knowledge of CATIA
      • Working knowledge of PLM, ERP, MES
      • Work experience in aerospace or composites manufacturing
      • Good craftsmanship

        Personal Attributes

        • Thrive in a fast-moving, stimulating, and collaborative team environment
        • Care that it's done right
        • High standard for aesthetics
        • Proactive about solving problems and suggesting solutions
        • Always thinking about how to increase efficiency and improve processes

Keywords: Opener, Palo Alto , Manufacturing Engineer (Composites Manufacturing), Engineering , Palo Alto, California

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