Full-Time

Senior Mechanisms Engineer

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Hermeus

Hermeus

51-200 employees

Develops hypersonic and autonomous aircraft

Hardware
Aerospace

Senior

Los Angeles, CA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
CAD
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or a related field (Master's degree preferred)
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in mechanisms engineering, preferably in aerospace or a related industry
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical design principles, materials, and manufacturing processes
  • Proficiency in CAD software (e.g., SolidWorks, CATIA) and simulation tools
  • Experience with FEA analysis and simulation software
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities
  • Project management experience is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Lead the design and development of mechanical systems, mechanisms, and components for aerospace applications
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project requirements and objectives
  • Conduct detailed mechanical analysis, including stress analysis, fatigue, and kinematics to validate mechanism designs
  • Utilize simulation and modeling tools to optimize and refine designs
  • Oversee the prototyping and testing of mechanical systems and mechanisms to verify performance and reliability
  • Select appropriate materials and manufacturing processes for components, considering performance, cost, and sustainability
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of design specifications, test results, and performance data
  • Generate reports and presentations for internal and external stakeholders
  • Collaborate with junior engineers and provide guidance and mentorship to foster their professional growth
  • Stay current with industry advancements and emerging technologies in mechanical engineering
  • Contribute to research and development efforts aimed at pushing the boundaries of aerospace technology

Hermeus is dedicated to building cutting-edge hypersonic aircraft that can reach speeds up to Mach 5, powered by an innovative turbine-based combined cycle engine that integrates advanced propulsion technologies. The company also pioneers in autonomous aircraft for defense, setting a benchmark in rapid, efficient, and secure aerospace solutions. Working at Hermeus means joining a forward-thinking team committed to redefining aerospace limits, with a focus on safety, precision, and groundbreaking advancement in flight technology.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$239.9M

Headquarters

Atlanta, Georgia

Founded

2018

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

27%

1 year growth

65%

2 year growth

150%

Benefits

Paid family leave

Employer-paid health care

Stock options

Competitive salary

PTO

Team bonding