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MANUFACTURING ENGINEER – QUICK TURN/5-AXIS MILL

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1 Rocket Rd
Hawthorne, CA 90250

Overview :

In an era when most technology based products follow a path of ever-increasing capability and reliability while simultaneously reducing costs, launch vehicles today are little changed from those of 40 years ago. SpaceX aims to change this paradigm by developing a family of launch vehicles which will ultimately reduce the cost and increase the reliability of space access by a factor of ten. …

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MANUFACTURING ENGINEER – QUICK TURN/5-AXIS MILL

Hawthorne, CA, US

 

SpaceX - Full-Time | Job date : 07-06-2018

Description

As a Manufacturing Engineer at SpaceX you will have the opportunity to utilize your knowledge, experience, and creativity to develop novel solutions at the cutting edge of space technology.  You will work on launch vehicles and spacecraft that will deliver satellites into earth orbit, ferry humans to and from the international space station, and ultimately extend humanity’s reach beyond the earth and moon.  You will own the relationship between our development and production teams.  You will provide input into the design and development of new and existing hardware and take a lead role in manufacturing and integration on our current and next generation vehicles.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead the production, assembly and integration of complex machined parts in Quick Turn/5-Axis mill machine shop.
  • Resolve, analyze and solve manufacturing discrepancies, while interfacing with the quality team (resolving issues for design, fabrication, and assembly).
  • Aggressively drive and implement process improvements to reduce assembly hours and build cost.
  • Fully develop and implement future state production systems for all products.
  • Create capital/facility justifications for large projects and manage through implementation and runoff.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in aerospace, mechanical, or manufacturing engineering.
  • 1+ years of experience in manufacturing environment with 5-axis milling (or equivalent internship experience).

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience with Siemens Controller / Okuma Controller / On-Machine Touch Probe.
  • CAD experience (NX & Teamcenter a plus).
  • Strong understanding of NC programming, CMM programming, PLC programming.
  • Experience with capacity modeling, process mapping and fault analysis.
  • Pareto analysis, root cause and corrective action experience.
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) experience.

Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.