Mechanical Engineer IV

Company Details

Since 1983 Honeybee Robotics has been creating the world’s most advanced robotics systems for the world’s toughest environments. With projects ranging from Planetary Exploration to Open-Source Software and Spacecraft Systems, Honeybee Robotics has exciting opportunities in a wide variety of Research and Development fields. With locations in Longmont CO, Pasadena CA and Brooklyn NY, we offer impactful career opportunities coast to coast.

Find out what all the buzz is about!

If you are looking for a career that’s fast-paced and exciting, then you’ve come to the right place. With the amazing growth that Honeybee is experiencing, now is a great time to join our team. We offer a robust benefits package including; paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement, company-paid life and disability insurance, and a generous offering of health and wellness options. Since 1983 Honeybee Robotics has been creating the world’s most advanced robotics systems for the world’s toughest environments. With projects ranging from Planetary Exploration to Open-Source Software and Spacecraft Systems, Honeybee Robotics has exciting opportunities in a wide variety of Research and Development fields. With locations in Longmont CO, Pasadena CA and Brooklyn NY, we offer impactful career opportunities coast to coast.

Job Description

The Senior Mechanical Engineer works as technical team lead in system design and build for bespoke motion control and actuation systems to be deployed in aerospace applications.

Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical systems design including bearings, gears, motors, rotating mechanisms
  • High Reliability mechanical design and analysis for long life space applications
  • Generating fabrication documentation and vendor specifications
  • Assembly and test including environmental testing, shock, vibration and thermal
  • Motion Control for spacecraft actuation, including plant modeling and control system development
  • Data acquisition systems configuration and testing support
  • Proactively identify roadblocks and risks to technical progress and take steps to mitigate/avoid
  • Derive system requirements from client specifications for engineering and/or qualification units and oversee build of these units
  • Review test data and recommend changes to products and/or processes
  • Oversight of engineering and flight procurement for parts and assemblies
  • Oversight of tooling design
  • Lead failure investigations and drive to root cause, corrective actions, and preventative actions
  • Developing budget and schedule inputs for Project Engineer
  • Client and Vendor interfacing

Required Experience, Skills and Education:

  • US Person (Citizen or Permanent Resident)
  • 6-10 years working as an ME or SE in actuation systems, motion control, and/or complex electromechanical systems
  • Electronics Packaging experience is a plus
  • Proficient with a variety of computer aided design & analysis
  • Excellent reporting and presentation skills
  • BSME/MSME

Honeybee Robotics, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, national origin, or veteran status.

REQ 101161

Tagged as: long life space applications, motion control, computer aided design/analysis, environmental testing, complex electromechanical systems, actuation systems, electronics packaging, shock/vibration/thermal

Select your currency
EUR Euro
AUDAustralian dollar
Visit us on LinkedInVisit us on FacebookVisit us on Twitter