NPI Manufacturing Engineer
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E-Space

51-200 employees

Space telecommunications company
Company Overview
E-Space is on a mission to build the world’s largest, most sustainable space-based network. E-Space is a global space company focused on bridging Earth and space with the most sustainable low earth orbit (LEO) network that is expected to reach over one hundred thousand multi-application communication satellites to help businesses and governments securely and affordably access the power of space to solve problems on Earth.
AI & Machine Learning
Hardware
Aerospace

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$50M

Founded

2021

Headquarters

Saratoga, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

25%

1 year growth

90%

2 year growth

621%
Locations
Saratoga, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s/Master's/PhD of Science in Industrial, Mechanical, Design Engineering or equivalent, plus 3-5 years of experience in relevant fields
  • Hands-on team player, capable of safely operating various fabrication tools such as drill presses, power saws, soldering irons, vacuum chambers, etc.
  • Solid understanding of continuous improvement methodologies such as LEAN or Six Sigma
  • Demonstrated prior success working in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary, small-team environment with an ability to manage competing priorities
  • Excellent technical communication and presentation skills, especially to a non-technical audience
  • Enthusiastic energy to support and drive the development, implementation and operation of Industry 4.0 and IIoT initiatives
  • Strong collaborative and analytical skills
  • Ability to travel internationally up to 4wks of your time
Responsibilities
  • Conduct trade studies, establish hardware requirements, lead design reviews and initiate procurement of robotic assembly process equipment
  • Manage characterization, qualification and acceptance test planning and execution, including design and development of in-house prototyping
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement projects with respect to first pass yield, cycle time reduction, product reliability, capacity enhancement and cost reduction
  • Provide technical support analyzing and/or performing failure analysis for discrepant production components, assemblies and field returns
  • Analyze prototype designs and existing manufacturing processes to identify risk, lead DFMEA/PFMEA reviews and incorporate and validate critical tests used in manufacturing
  • Create process documentation and lead operator training of manufacturing equipment
  • Drive maturity of the overall plant knowledge of technology, adoption of new technologies and ensure factories in the regions have the best access to the latest technological thinking and possible solutions
  • Research, purchase, implement and troubleshoot electromechanical equipment problems including collaboration with third party equipment makers, as needed
Desired Qualifications
  • Prior experience working with advanced mechanical assemblies and/or PCBA integration
  • Previous knowledge and responsibility for deploying robotic or another form of industrial automation on a factory production line
  • Prior oversight for managing a production line producing over 30,000 parts per year