Reliable Robotics Corporation

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Mountain View, CA
USD 155k - 206k
Assembly
Description
We believe aircraft should fly themselves. Automated aviation systems will enable a future where air transportation is safer, more convenient and fundamentally transformative to the way goods — and eventually people — move around the planet. We are a team of mission-driven engineers with experience across aerospace, robotics and self-driving cars working to make this future a reality.

As a Senior Manufacturing Engineer at Reliable Robotics, you will be a part of the Production organization and report to the Head of Production & Supply Chain. This is a small but growing team of highly motivated people that are passionate about delivering quality products and services, on-time, and with unquestionable value. Our commitment to safety is unmatched. As a key member of this team, you’ll play a critical role where you are responsible for developing, certifying, and continuously improving all aspects of the manufacturing processes to meet all design and business requirements, including safety, quality, cost, and on-time delivery. You will be responsible for building a team of high-performing manufacturing engineers, automation engineers, test engineers, and industrial engineers while developing processes, factories, and infrastructure needed to scale the business and mature the processes that will enable success for multiple internal teams.

Responsibilities

    • Responsible for the build, inspection, and installation processes for our Remotely Operated Aircraft System (ROAS)
    • Represent the production organization in all design reviews and partner with responsible engineers to evaluate designs for cost, producibility, inspectability, consistency, adequacy, accuracy, and conformance to requirements
    • Assures product and process quality by testing finished-product and process capabilities, establishing standards, and developing manufacturing processes
    • Identify, plan, and execute capital equipment and layout upgrades to meet production demand
    • Lead facilities development, floor layouts, capacity models, and product flow analysis to ensure on-time vehicle delivery
    • Improves production and manufacturing processes
    • Resolve product non-conformances and collaborate with the quality team to implement root cause corrective actions

Basic Success Criteria

    • Bachelor's degree in mechanical, electrical, aerospace, systems, or industrial engineering
    • 6+ years of manufacturing, design, and/or testing experience
    • Understanding and familiarity in aerospace manufacturing, processing, and materials knowledge
    • Experience with process mapping and efficiently designing layouts to optimize demand flow
    • Hands-on confidence to help fix, repair, setup, and operate industrial equipment
    • Proficiency with computer-aided designed (CAD) software, such as SolidWorks
    • Experience leading a team of individuals either as a project lead or with direct reports

Preferred Criteria

    • Part 121 or 145 experience
    • Electro-mechanical assembly and prototype development experience
    • Knowledge of the AS/ISO family of standards, specifically AS9100D
    • Ability to design tooling and fixturing
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Our team is passionate about delivering on our commitments, solving hard problems, continuously improving, and helping the business succeed. We are constantly reevaluating our technologies, products, and capabilities. If you are a lifelong learner, you will love this environment. Get in on the ground floor and help us build the company.

The position will be located at our facility in Mountain View, California. Must be willing to travel 10% of the time.

The estimated salary range for this position is $155,000 to $206,000.  At Reliable Robotics, we strive to provide competitive and rewarding compensation based on experience and expertise, as well as market conditions, location, and pay equity.  

In addition to base compensation, Reliable Robotics offers stock options, employee medical, 401k contribution, great co-workers, and a casual work environment.

Reliable Robotics does not presently sponsor candidates for employment visas. In order to comply with export control regulations applicable to our technology and products, all candidates for this position must reside in the United States and be “U.S. persons” for purposes of the Export Administration Regulations (i.e., a U.S. citizen, a lawful permanent resident, or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as refugees or granted asylum in the U.S.) or otherwise eligible to access our technologies without an export license.

At Reliable Robotics, our goal is to be a diverse and inclusive workforce.  As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, ancestry, sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability or medical conditions, national origin, military or veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All employment and promotion is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing an application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to work@reliable.co
Reliable Robotics Corporation
Reliable Robotics Corporation
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