Sr. Production & Engineering Technician

Reliable Robotics

Reliable Robotics

Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2023
We're building safety-enhancing technology for aviation that will save lives. Automated aviation systems will enable a future where air transportation is safer, more convenient and fundamentally transformative to the way goods — and eventually people — move around the planet. We are a team of mission-driven engineers with experience across aerospace, robotics and self-driving cars working to make this future a reality.
As a Sr. Production and Engineering Technician at Reliable Robotics, you will be a part of the Production organization and report to the Manufacturing and Supplier Engineering Manager. This is a small but growing team of highly motivated people that are passionate about delivering quality products and services, on-time, and with unquestionable value. Our commitment to safety is unmatched.
As a key member of this team, you’ll play a critical role where you are responsible for building, operating, and testing complex systems, including electro-mechanical assemblies, wiring harnesses, components, and subassemblies. You'll also help the Flight and Integration team integrate those systems onto aircraft. You will serve as the last line of defense for ensuring that our safety-critical systems are reliable and compliant and produced to the intended engineering requirements.

Basic Success Criteria

  • 4+ years of experience in electro-mechanical assembly, wire harness build & test, integration, or mechanical assembly experience within a safety critical environment.
  • Experience working in an electro-mechanical manufacturing company, a precision manufacturing company, or a high-volume manufacturing company
  • Experience with torque devices, digital multimeters, FOD prevention methods, inspection tools, or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn technical material, interpret and work from drawings, controlled documentation, and processes such as layout drawings, mechanical drawings, assembly procedures/work instructions, schematics, engineering drawings, and master parts lists
  • Ability to proficiently use a PC/Mac, Google Suite, manufacturing execution systems, JIRA, or equivalent tools
  • Ability to lift 25-pound boxes to a height of 3-4 feet, with or without reasonable accommodation

Preferred Criteria

  • Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license
  • IPC and/or J-STD certification
  • Electro-mechanical assembly and prototype development experience
  • Experience setting up and running tests and experiments
  • Experience with electrical wiring
  • Soldering experience
  • Familiarity with dimensional inspection of mechanical components
Our team is passionate about delivering on our commitments, solving hard problems, continuously improving, and helping the business succeed. We are constantly reevaluating our technologies, products, and capabilities. If you are a lifelong learner, you will love this environment. Get in on the ground floor and help us build the company.
The position will be located at our facility in Mountain View, California. Must be willing to travel 0-10% of the time.
The estimated salary range for this position is $90,000 to $132,000/annual salary + cash and stock option awards + benefits. At Reliable Robotics, we strive to provide competitive and rewarding compensation based on experience and expertise, as well as market conditions, location, and pay equity.
In addition to base compensation, Reliable Robotics offers stock options, employee medical, 401k contribution, great co-workers, and a casual work environment.
This position requires access to information that is subject to U.S. export controls. An offer of employment will be contingent upon the applicant’s capacity to perform in compliance with U.S. export control laws.
All applicants are asked to provide documentation that legally establishes status as a U.S. person or non-U.S. person (and nationalities in the case of a non-U.S. person). Where the applicant is not a U.S. person, meaning not a (i) U.S. citizen or national, (ii) U.S. lawful permanent resident, (iii) refugee under 8 U.S.C. § 1157, or (iv) asylee under 8 U.S.C. § 1158, or not otherwise permitted to access the export-controlled technology without U.S. government authorization, the Company reserves the right not to apply for an export license for such applicants whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code requires authorization and may decline to proceed with the application process and any offer of employment on that basis.
At Reliable Robotics, our goal is to be a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, ancestry, sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability or medical conditions, national origin, military or veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All employment and promotion is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.
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