Propulsion Engineer

Posted on 7/19/2023



1,001-5,000 employees

Autonomous systems with AI-powered defense technology

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning


Newport Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
Data Analysis
  • BS or higher degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Electrical Engineering
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of internal combustion engines
  • Exposure to testing of engines, or powertrain components
  • Practical experience with diagnostics monitoring, failure detection and data analysis
  • Mechatronics experience; sensor selection, design and assembly of actuators, setup of data acquisition systems, assemble wire harnesses and debug/troubleshoot systems
  • Experience designing mechanical parts (CAD). Understanding of manufacturing methods (machining, sheet metal, composites, 3D printing, injection molding, etc.)
  • Experience procuring parts and working in a machine shop. Working knowledge of machine safety and shop safety protocols
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data
  • Assist in research and development regarding design of aircraft engines, engine components, advanced combustion and fuel injection systems
  • Specify, design, fabricate, install, and test prototype components and control systems
  • Specify, design, and install instrumentation on test assets for data acquisition
  • Collect, organize, and post-process test data to generate test reports with conclusions with recommendations for further work
  • Lead and participate in continuous improvement activities, including process improvement, efficiency improvement and development of data analysis techniques
Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge and experience working with Engine Management Systems (EMS), OEM or motorsport
  • Understanding of engine dynamometer operation including testing practices, instrumentation, and calculations
  • Practical or professional experience with internal combustion engines

Anduril Industries is a leading developer of autonomous systems for defense applications, utilizing their proprietary Lattice OS to enhance command and control capabilities. Their focus on modular and scalable hardware makes them a competitive and adaptable player in the defense industry. A career here offers the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology in a dynamic environment that prioritizes innovation and strategic solutions for complex challenges.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development