Full-Time

Supplier Development Engineer

Composites, Supply Chain

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Beta Technologies

Beta Technologies

501-1,000 employees

Develops electric vertical takeoff aircrafts

Industrial & Manufacturing
Food & Agriculture
Hardware

Mid

Burlington, VT, USA

Requirements
  • 3-5 years of composite manufacturing experience
  • BA/BS degree in mechanical engineering, manufacturing, or equivalent years of experience
  • US Person
  • Experience in using Digital Product Definition, 2D drawings, drafting standards, and GD&T
  • Flexibility and comfort in working in a quickly changing environment
  • Direct experience working in a Lean/Manufacturing Engineering position
  • Must be willing to travel on short notice
  • Must be able to work in a factory environment for extended periods
Responsibilities
  • Support the Purchasing team in sourcing parts aligned to supplier competencies and capacities
  • Share in-depth knowledge regarding the manufacturing methods of piece parts, assemblies, tooling, and equipment
  • Assist in on-site supplier assessments such as rate readiness reviews to identify supplier capacity and capability to perform current and projected statements of work
  • Identify and champion product improvements to improve producibility, lower risk, and reduce costs
  • Assist Beta Purchasing and Supplier Quality in developing, and executing, product development plans, corrective action plans, etc. ensuring successful/compliant product is delivered on time
  • Assist the Supplier Quality and Purchasing team in analyzing supplier quality and delivery metrics to identify trends and pinpoint systemic performance gaps and root causes to drive supplier improvement plans
  • As required, act as a technical liaison between purchasing, engineering, manufacturing, and suppliers to provide technical support
  • Assist the Supplier Quality Team in driving effective corrective actions to resolve complex manufacturing defects and eliminate root cause
  • Demonstrate innovation, technical excellence, attention to detail, self-direction, and courage
  • Collaborate across BETA (design, supply chain, manufacturing, and aftermarket) to efficiently build parts on schedule
  • Assist suppliers in the development and revision of production processes, procedures, equipment, tooling, and layouts

BETA Technologies is developing ALIA, an electric vertical aircraft (EVA) with a focus on safety, reliability, and sustainability. The aircraft features a simple design, fixed-pitch propellers, and centrally located batteries for stability and ease of control.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$912.1M

Headquarters

South Burlington, Vermont

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

38%

2 year growth

116%