Senior Composites Manufacturing Engineer

Updated on 5/17/2024



501-1,000 employees

Develops autonomous electric air taxis

AI & Machine Learning


Mountain View, CA, USA

Required Skills
Product Design
  • B.S. in a relevant engineering discipline with at least 4+ years of experience working with large integrated composites structures, Composite layup, Composite bonding, Trim and drill system, structural assembly and composite automation systems
  • Exposure to high-rate production environments and experience working with composites structures
  • Hands-on experience integrating complex, safety-critical systems and solving associated problems
  • Proficient with drafting standards/GD&T, ability to interpret, correct, and create engineering drawings
  • Proficient with CAD software (NX/ CATIA preferred)
  • Experience with automation and knowledge of designing and implementing system Automated systems
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams to improve the manufacturability of a product (Design for Manufacturing) while controlling cost and weight
  • Detail-oriented with strong documentation skills with respect to project and task tracking
  • Own manufacturing projects from early design phases through introduction to production lines
  • Support manufacturing activities, both internal to Wisk and externally at vendors and potential technical partners
  • Support Composite Structures through aircraft integration, using Wisk determined CAD and PLM tools
  • Work closely with a cross-functional project team to develop manufacturing processes, tooling and equipment, procedures, quality control points, inspection plans, etc.
  • Improve manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment
  • Help define and develop process documents, and work instructions to define the manufacturing process and best practices to establish foundation for the Manufacturing system at Wisk
  • Learn about the Composite Structures and how it integrates with the overall aircraft and interacts with other subsystems
  • Support builds of the Composite Structures from prototype through at rate production
  • Coordinate and collaborate closely with the Systems Test function to support testing of the propulsion system and determine how best to incorporate testing into at-rate production

Wisk is an Advanced Air Mobility company that has developed the world's first autonomous, electric vertical takeoff and landing air taxi. Their technology includes an industry-leading autonomy platform built upon proven aviation systems and proprietary decision-making logic software.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Mountain View, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



100% paid employee medical, dental, & vision benefits, plus generous cost-sharing for spouse/dependent coverage

401(k) plan with 50% employer matching

9/80 alternative work schedule with every other Friday off

Commuter benefits & Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Flexible time off to maintain a healthy work-life balance, plus 10 paid holidays per year

Quarterly wellness stipend to help maintain a healthy lifestyle

Annual company match for charitable giving

Communications allowance

Education assistance and flight lesson subsidy

Free electric vehicle charge stations at HQ

Daily catered lunch in Wisk facilities