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Head of Propulsion Test Engineering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
  • 10+ years of propulsion hardware and test experience with either turbojets or rocket-engines, ideally both
  • Experience leading a team - training up test conductors, developing test procedures and operating manuals
  • Ability to manage multiple test sites
  • Experience leading multiple test campaigns through full life-cycle
  • Strong understanding of associated test infrastructure, propellant management, data & control systems, and ground support equipment
  • Understanding that speed doesn't come at the expense of safety or quality
  • Own current Hermeus test facilities and support to testing across the engineering organization
  • Own site planning and development of future Hermeus test facilities, consider future testing needs and chart the course to balance current and future testing requirements
  • Drive a test culture across Hermeus that focuses on rapid hardware iteration to solve difficult technical problems
  • Use first principles to develop test plans that maximize learnings while minimizing additional work that doesn't move development forward rapidly
  • Responsible for the quality of testing across the company and operates as test director when necessary
Desired Qualifications
  • Jet-engine maintenance repair and overhaul experience
  • New-space experience

51-200 employees

Hypersonic aircraft travel
Company Overview
Hermeus is a startup developing hypersonic aircraft on a mission to radically accelerate air travel. On the path to hypersonic passenger aircraft, Hermeus is partnering with government agencies including the US Air Force and NASA to develop a series of autonomous aircraft that derisk the technology and solve urgent national security challenges.
  • Paid family leave
  • Employer-paid health care
  • Stock options
  • Competitive salary
  • PTO
  • Team bonding
Company Core Values
  • Wagyu bliss
  • Team Hollywood
  • Minutes to midnight
  • P-80