Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Blue Origin

Manufacturing Engineer

Details of the offer

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.

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  • Production - Manufacturing / Quality Assurance