Full-Time

Principal Mechanical Engineer

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Red Six Aerospace

Red Six Aerospace

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Education

Senior

Lafayette, CO, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Product Design
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or directly related field.
  • 10+ years of hands-on mechanical product design experience, with a proven track record of successful project leadership.
  • Proficiency in CAD software (SolidWorks Preferred) and other relevant engineering tools.
  • Experience in Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing, and detailed drawings a must.
  • Experience designing for weight reduction and structural optimization a plus.
  • Experience using cutting edge engineering materials and manufacturing processes in production products.
  • Detailed knowledge of engineering fundamentals in solid mechanics, material science, heat transfer, and mechanism design.
  • Knowledge of design for manufacturability, assembly, and reliability.
  • Must be able to commute or move to Louisville, Colorado. On-site work required (relocation negotiable).
  • This position may require a security clearance. To obtain clearance, employees must show proof of US Citizenship.
Responsibilities
  • Lead and mentor a team of mechanical engineers, provide technical guidance, design leadership, and foster a collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Integrate electronic equipment, sensors, optics, cameras, etc. into complex, high performance hardware systems.
  • Conduct thermal and structural analyses to validate and optimize designs for performance and reliability.
  • Maintain industrial design intent, ensuring that mechanical solutions align with aesthetic goals and user experience requirements.
  • Produce high fit and finish parts, paying meticulous attention to detail, craftsmanship, and quality.
  • Work with cutting-edge materials and manufacturing processes to push the boundaries of what is possible in product design.
  • Design intricate mechanisms to enable and enhance product functionality.
  • Collaborate closely with contract manufacturers to ensure seamless translation of product designs into production.

Company Stage

Later Stage VC

Total Funding

$293M

Headquarters

N/A

Founded

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