Build Quality Engineer II
Avionics
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Relativity Space

1,001-5,000 employees

Manufactures and launches 3D printed reusable rockets
Company Overview
Relativity Space is a pioneering force in the commercial launch industry, utilizing 3D printing technology to create reusable rockets that meet the increasing demand for space infrastructure. Their successful launch of Terran 1, the world's largest 3D printed object, has proven the viability of their manufacturing approach and paved the way for the development of Terran R, their medium-to-heavy lift reusable rocket. With a culture of continuous iteration and a focus on reducing vehicle complexity and cost, Relativity Space is leading the industry in the application of additive manufacturing to aerospace design and production.
AI & Machine Learning
Hardware
Robotics & Automation
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

68%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or other STEM field
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Quality Engineer in an avionics, electrical, or electrical/mechanical focused manufacturing environment
  • Extensive experience interfacing with design engineering, manufacturing, production, and test personnel
  • In-depth knowledge of aerospace manufacturing/complex assembly practices and typical quality processes/controls
  • Working knowledge of typical PLM, MES, ERP, and QMS software
  • Proficiency with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Ability to solve a wide range of difficult problems in imaginative and practical ways and evaluate alternative solutions that may require coordination across multiple teams
  • Ability to establish goals and objectives to complete projects
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present information to team members, team leaders, and top management
  • Well-versed in process development and first-time quality efforts
Responsibilities
  • Assuring build reliability of Relativity designed hardware— from defining and optimizing the processes in which we support (Avionics), to problem solving hardware nonconformances and devising actions to address root cause
  • Driving initiatives to facilitate quality in the growing launch vehicle program, including spearheading specification development, developing walk down checklists, supporting automation initiatives for quality inspection, and assisting in DFM practices
  • Developing strong working relationships with Engineering, Additive, Manufacturing, Test, and Launch teams to ensure all company objectives can be met
Desired Qualifications
  • Working knowledge of product development methodologies such as Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Statistical Process Control (SPC), and Production Process Verification (PPV)
  • New product introduction (NPI) of hardware system into a manufacturing, test, and production system with proven success
  • Familiarity with high-volume inspection methods and data-driven acceptance methods
  • Understanding of AS9100/ISO9001 applications and practices for an aerospace program
  • Self-starter that has demonstrated the ability to define and own a process from scratch and roll out that process through adept communication to a diverse team