Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Palo Alto, California
Nov 19, 2023
Nov 22, 2023
Engineering, Mechanical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Senior Composite Design Engineer

Palo Alto, California, United States

Salary: $120,000 - $180,000

I am working with a leading EV Air company in Palo Alto who are on the cutting edge of eVTOL Aircraft and personal electric travel. They are a pioneering aerospace technology firm and are seeking a Senior Composite Design Engineer to join their team!

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Pioneer design and development of composite structures from design through to manufacture using composite materials and manufacture processes to ensure lightweight, high-strength components.
  • Use CATIA and simulation tools to create composite part designs, drawings and validate structural integrity.
  • Analyze test data and modify designs as necessary to enhance performance, safety and durability.
  • Provide technical guidance, expertise and mentorship to Aeromechanical Team to ensure integration of composite components into eVTOL aircraft.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years Composite Design Experience focused on FEA analysis and component manufacture.
  • M.S/B.S in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or related discipline.
  • Strong experience in CAD software including CATIA.
  • Strong experience with FEA and laminate optimization software or other composite structural analysis and simulation tools

  • Ability to work for a company addressing environmental challenges
  • Great ability to progress quickly in expanding team
  • Being a contributor to revolutionary technology

If the above description sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you! Please click on the "Easy Apply" button at the top of this page and follow the instructions to send us your application. Alternatively, feel free to drop an email to if you prefer.

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