Mechanical Design Engineer SpaceX
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Mechanical Design Engineer
Manufacturing and Production Engineering | Hawthorne, CA, United States
SpaceX is a US based advanced technology company founded by residing CEO and CTO, Elon Musk. SpaceX builds rockets and spacecraft from the ground up; including electronics, software, vehicle structures, and engines. Our development and production efforts represent some of the most dynamic and challenging technology and engineering systems in the world.
We pride ourselves on being a meritocracy where employees are defined by their capabilities and contributions, instead of title or tenure. We are actively seeking the best and brightest minds from all industries and technologies to continue to build our world class team.
Our employees thrive in a fast-paced environment focused on innovation and high levels of personal responsibility. At SpaceX we cut through the noise and believe in the essentials of hardcore engineering. We build it, test it, and fly it.
- Design, analyze, and develop production solutions to maximize our ability to build our different space vehicles from concept to full volume production. Exercising Poka Yoke, controls, and standardization of componentry.
- Oversee the development of standard practices for the specification and run-off for new and upgraded equipment.
- Tooling design and analysis, tool design improvement recommendations based on analysis and data.
- Working closely with Manufacturing Engineers to develop robust plans to ensure that our equipment and machine capacity is developed in line with volume production requirements.
- Providing detail analysis for the appropriation of capital and ROI.
- Resource management, planning, and interfacing with other production groups including interface with our MRP system and planning group to ensure timely production.
- Resolving manufacturing discrepancies and interfacing with the quality team.
- Support the integration process of components to sub-assemblies and sub-assemblies to the vehicle to improve the bill of process.
- Bachelor degree required (Mechanical, Industrial, Production, Manufacturing, or Aeronautical engineering degrees).
- 3 years min experience required
- Structural analysis/FEA experience is required
SpaceX offers one of the best environments in the world for employees to learn, build real working systems and tackle exciting challenges every day. We operate in a fun, casual work environment and have great benefits including: competitive salary, stock options, medical/dental insurance and free gym memberships. By joining the SpaceX team, you are not just a part of history, you are making it.
- Extensive hands-on experience
- Process development, facility and line layouts, PFMEA, Error-Proofing
- Experience in a team oriented environment
- Experience with Unigraphics (UGS/NX) and Teamcenter CAD and PDM systems is desired.
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, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant 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.
Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resource Department at (310) 363-6000.
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