As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of manufacturing standards, requirements, best practices and design guidelines for all of Blue Origin. You will support multiple programs and share in the team?s impact on all aspects of design, configuration, analysis, manufacturing, testing, and process improvement. In this role, you will develop processes and requirements for the manufacturing engineering organization. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.
Develop requirements to drive high quality manufacturing processes that will enable human flight
Identify, establish and provide the necessary tools, training, and strategic processes to enable high quality, efficient, manufacturing across the company
Drive company understanding of procedures and processes to ensure compliance
Define proper configuration management of manufacturing artifacts
Determine tooling and material handing requirements and best practices
Create and provide training on manufacturing standards and best practices through the product lifecycle
Communicate across multiple levels and programs
Participate in design reviews and represent manufacturing?s interest
Identify manufacturing metrics, monitor, and drive improvements
Develop and maintain a disciplined vision towards continuous improvement in all aspects of development and production
Develop processes and tools for should cost and design to value
Identify, develop, and mature new manufacturing technology in support of all business units
Capture and communicate manufacturing lessons learned and best practices
Coach, mentor and technically assist other engineers
Provide technical guidance for manufacturing and integration
Minimum of a B.S. degree in mechanical or aerospace
3+ years of experience in one of the following disciplines; mechanical engineering or manufacturing engineering
Proven experience and successful track record of taking ownership and delivering results
Strong manufacturing process development skills
Understanding of product lifecycle management
Ability to operate, make decisions, lead, and make forward progress in ambiguous environments
Ability to take on wide scope of projects and thrives in understanding interaction of multiple systems and programs.
Experience with MRP systems, work order creation, management, and BOM structures
Experience with DFMA and PFMEAs
Strong written, personal, and computer skills. Ability to communicate clearly and appropriately at the executive leadership level and on the shop floor
Working knowledge of manufacturing methods, testing, and development
Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.
Aircraft, spacecraft, or launch vehicle experience
Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance analysis (ASMEY 14.5)
Understanding of metrology
Experience moving development products to production
Experience with 3D CAD software, preferably CREO
Experience with IoT manufacturing
Knowledge of fabrication and integration processes, and quality control.
Experience with optimization and DOE methods as applied to manufacturing and testing
Working knowledge of AS9100 or ISO 9001
Blue Origin offers a phenomenal work environment and awesome culture with competitive compensation, benefits, 401K, and relocation.
Blue Origin is anequal opportunity employer. In addition to EEO being the law, it is a policy that is fully consistent with Blue's principles. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, pregnancy or age. Blue Origin prohibits any form of workplace harassment.