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Manufacturing Engineer (Composites Lamination and Subassemblies)

Company: SpaceX
Location: Hawthorne
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.MANUFACTURING ENGINEER (COMPOSITES LAMINATION AND SUBASSEMBLIES)RESPONSIBILITIES:Ownership of parts involving composites lamination, subassemblies, thermal protection, soft goods, and/or sub-assembliesCollaborate with a multidisciplinary team (design, build, and reliability engineers) and operations to efficiently build parts on scheduleDevelop and revise production processes, procedures, equipment, tooling, and layoutDrive design for manufacturing and assembly during new product development and improvement cyclesFacilitate production of flight-qualified composites structures at increasing production rate while reducing costResolve complex manufacturing defects and eliminate root causeSupport design for manufacturing and assembly during new product development and improvement cyclesBASIC QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline1+ years composites experience from industry or participation in collegiate engineering projects such as Formula SAE, Baja SAE, rocket club, CubeSat or Design Build FlyPREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:Hands-on advanced composites manufacturing experience including "out of autoclave" prepreg systemsExperience with NX/Unigraphics and Teamcenter CAD and PDM systems for component and tooling designExpertise transitioning products from prototype manufacturing through volume productionExperience with rapidly introducing process improvement and lean manufacturing principlesValidation testing experience for composite structuresADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:Position may require extended work hours and weekend workPosition may require standing, bending, stooping and working directly with hardware on the floor for up extended periods of timeITAR REQUIREMENTS:To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here . SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at .

Keywords: SpaceX, Hawthorne , Manufacturing Engineer (Composites Lamination and Subassemblies), Other , Hawthorne, California

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