Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Updated on 2/8/2024
Epirus

51-200 employees

Directed energy & power management systems
Company Overview
Epirus's mission is to create innovative power solutions to solve complex problems and increase the velocity of change for their customers. The company is developing solid-state, software-defined directed energy systems that enable unprecedented counter-electronics effects and power management solutions to optimize power efficiency in defense and commercial applications.
Hardware
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$294.3M

Founded

2018

Headquarters

Torrance, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-10%

1 year growth

-17%

2 year growth

8%
Locations
Carson, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Python
Communications
SCRUM
SolidWorks
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or related discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in manufacturing or process engineering
  • Experience with Crane and Rigging best practices
  • Expert level Solidworks or 3D modeling design experience
  • Knowledge of Environmental, Health and Safety elements, especially related to craning and rigging, and RF testing
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • US Citizen and/or Permanent Resident (future security clearance may be required)
Responsibilities
  • Set standards for design and manufacturing with cross-functional engineering teams
  • Lead in the structuring and evolution of the manufacturing execution system including the setup of manufacturing work center architecture and product flow for testing
  • Own planning and implementation of lifts & hardware integration plans for larger assemblies that require craning and rigging
  • Participate in development of new factory and introduction of new product lines (NPI)
  • Evaluate non-conformances realized in hardware testing and implement solutions with test and engineering organizations
  • Develop, demonstrate, and verify that innovative production processes are ready for production
  • Work in a fast paced agile environment and adapt to evolving design and production challenges
  • Create KPI’s and other metrics that provide data to drive decisions on design and process changes that support program cost and delivery goals
  • Provide inputs to manufacturing plans and operation strategy; regularly prepare and present data to upper management
  • Participation in daily, weekly production meetings and focus on resolving internal and external manufacturing defects and yield related discrepancies
  • Interface with production technician, engineering team and leadership daily
  • Develop training materials for manufacturing engineering team and drive tasking in weekly scrum meetings
  • Train and coach technician team on new processes or to improve quality
Desired Qualifications
  • Hands-on experience developing or utilizing software tools in a programming language such as Python
  • Experience with RF Products, Electromechanical assembly, and test
  • Industry 4.0 topics including Model based Engineering, Automation, IoT and Digital Thread
  • Aerospace/Defense experience and/or military experience
  • Knowledge of Production Systems and Lean Manufacturing elements
  • Geometric dimensioning and tolerances (GD+T)
  • RF and Power Test
  • Understanding of how ERP/MRP works in product development and production environments
  • Experience with ISO9001/AS9100 quality management systems elements