Senior Avionics Manufacturing Engineer



51-200 employees

Developing hypersonic aircraft for rapid global travel.



Atlanta, GA, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in engineering or a technical discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in design and or production of electronics hardware systems
  • Experience with electro-mechanical assembly and subassemblies
  • Experience with end to end printed circuit board fabrication
  • Experience with high power electronics and/or motor drivers
  • Demonstrated professional experience providing engineering and manufacturing support for the production of highly complex electronic products
  • Experience transitioning products from design to manufacturing as part of a cross-functional team
  • Hands-on experience with passion for continuous improvement and building the best hardware
  • Experience implementing design for manufacturing and design for test feedback
  • Strong communication skills and ability to read and provide feedback on technical documents
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as needed
  • Capable of solving complex problems with little to no supervision on schedule as an individual or as a member of an integrated team
  • Ability to make appropriate assumptions and perform trade studies using first principles and engineering fundamentals to create rationale for clear recommendations
  • Demonstrated experience with CAD and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Experience in control and monitoring of complex automated systems and risk assessment/reduction of the system
  • Knowledge of ERP systems, work order creation/management and BOM structures
  • Lead improvement projects to ensure safety, reliability, and process capability goals are achieved, maintained, and improved
  • Provide input into the design and development of new and existing hardware and take a lead role in the manufacturing and integration of current and next-generation vehicles
  • Drive root-cause analysis and corrective action recommendations/implementation
  • Apply process improvement methodologies and tools to reduce manufacturing build hours and quality issues, increase production rates, and remove waste from complex processes
  • Manage projects and execute to tight timelines while effectively communicating with and influencing stakeholders
  • Train technicians, engineers, and leaders on best-in-class operations practices
  • Work with design engineers to evaluate designs for manufacturability and test requirements, then implement in a rapidly evolving production environment
  • Ideate and implement tooling and test solutions, enabling high-quality hardware
  • Contribute to design reviews acting as an expert in design for manufacturability, design for testability, yield improvements, supplier capabilities assessments, quality control, etc
  • Be the primary point of contact for the production of non-conforming products, troubleshooting, root cause, failure investigations, and corrective actions
  • Work on process and tooling development/validation for new products
  • Drive the optimization of assembly and test procedures
  • Prepare engineering documentation necessary for the transition from development to production including assembly procedures, test procedures, standard operating procedures, schematic diagrams, bills of materials, suitable alternate parts lists, and mechanical drawings
  • Lead continuous improvement efforts of established product

Hermeus stands out as a promising workplace due to its pioneering work in hypersonic aircraft development, aiming to drastically reduce air travel time. The company's partnerships with esteemed government agencies such as NASA and the US Air Force, along with its focus on autonomous aircraft, demonstrate its commitment to technical advancement and industry leadership. The potential economic impact of hypersonic flight, coupled with Hermeus' dedication to safety and comfort, makes it an exciting and rewarding environment for those seeking to shape the future of aviation.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Atlanta, Georgia



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Paid family leave

Employer-paid health care

Stock options

Competitive salary


Team bonding