Mechanical Design Engineer
Aerostructures
Posted on 4/3/2024
Shield AI

501-1,000 employees

Develops autonomous AI pilots for military aircrafts
Company Overview
Shield AI, a leader in AI for aviation, has a proven track record of technical innovation, with its Hivemind autonomy stack being the world's first autonomous AI Pilot deployed in combat since 2018. The company's culture is rooted in its mission to protect service members and civilians, and it has been recognized by Forbes, CB Insights, and Fast Company for its industry leadership. With a competitive edge backed by top-tier Silicon Valley VC funds, Shield AI offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge AI technology in aviation.
AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$940.7M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Diego, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

32%

2 year growth

115%
Locations
Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
Communications
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Design Engineering
Requirements
  • B.S. degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Hands-on experience in design and development of mechanical systems
  • CAD modeling experience
  • Knowledge of FEA principles
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication
Responsibilities
  • Own and contribute to the design and development of new products and subsystems
  • Perform analysis on designs including hand calculations, CAD, and FEA
  • Rapidly design, prototype and test to validate the robustness and proper performance of designs
  • Lead design reviews
  • Participate in engineering and pre-production product builds
  • Interface with cross-functional teams to ensure the successful development and launch of new products
  • Exemplify technical excellence and be accountable for your work
  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement within hardware development projects, demonstrating initiative to propose and implement innovative solutions that enhance efficiency, quality, and overall project success and V-Bat reliability
  • Other duties as assigned