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Full-Time

Sr. Aerospace Design Engineer

Updated on 7/11/2024

Orb Aerospace

Orb Aerospace

11-50 employees

Decentralized aviation network creation through diesel conversion

Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$80k - $120kAnnually

Senior

Middleville, MI, USA

Category
Aerodynamics
Materials & Structures
Research & Development
Aerospace Engineering
Required Skills
CAD
Python
MATLAB
Requirements
  • Aircraft / Rotorcraft Configuration and Engineering
  • Conceptual Design and Analysis
  • CAD Modeling
  • Airframe Design
  • Flight Testing
  • Siemens NX / Team Center
  • Python/MATLAB/C++
Responsibilities
  • Performing conceptual, preliminary, and detailed design analysis on aircraft
  • Mentoring junior engineers
  • Creating and implementing tools/documents for design team productivity
  • Developing full designs, drawing packages, BOMs, and assembly instructions
  • Leading integration of designs and ensuring systems meet design requirements
  • Managing hardware and tool needs of design team
  • Supporting research efforts in mechanical design and analysis
  • Signing off parts, assemblies, and drawings
  • Planning and performing lab, field, flight, and environmental testing
  • Staying up to date on new technologies and aircraft configurations
  • Performing aerodynamic, structural, vibratory, and propulsive analysis
  • Performing trade studies and rapid prototyping

Orb Aerospace is an excellent place to work because it is at the forefront of transforming the aviation industry by developing a globally decentralized aviation network. This endeavor not only broadens the accessibility of aviation but also innovatively converts diesel fuel into infrastructure, showcasing a commitment to both technological advancements and environmental sustainability. These pioneering projects provide a dynamic and challenging work environment for professionals passionate about making a meaningful impact in the aviation sector.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$5.4M

Headquarters

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

35%

2 year growth

90%