Design Engineer II

Bend, Oregon
Engineering
08/05/2022
Epic HQ
Depends on Experience  Annual
Full Time
Day

WHO WE ARE

Epic Aircraft, based in beautiful Bend, Oregon, is the leading designer and manufacturer of high performance, all composite, six-seat single-engine turboprop aircraft. We're seeking talented and creative individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in the booming composite aerospace technology industry.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU 

  • Mid-Level to Experienced Aerospace Engineering position
  • On-the-job training and advancement opportunities  
  • Shift: Day, Monday – Friday
  • Company provided Paid Time Off
  • Additional paid week off between Christmas Day & New Year's Day
  • Seven (7) paid holidays
  • Discretionary year-end bonus
  • 100% paid health, vision, and dental benefits for employees & 50% for dependents
  • 401K retirement plan with 3% matching program
  • Pay increases based on performance
  • Friendly team environment and fun company events

WHAT YOU'LL DO

As part of the Engineering Department the Design Engineer II will analyze, research, and design components or a system of components to develop or improve Aircraft products while enhancing performance, reducing cost, or facilitating manufacturing operations. The Engineer will create engineering drawings and maintain electronic project design folders. This position requires knowledge of a variety of engineering principles from mechanical, electrical, or other engineering disciplines. Other expectations may include:

  • Design, develop and test aircraft parts and components
  • Write reports documenting activities and analyses
  • Work in Engineering and in conjunction with other departments to accomplish goals and objectives
  • Other duties as assigned or required

WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TEAM

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace or similar Engineering degree
  • 4-5 years of experience as a design engineer preferably in aviation
  • Mechanical design experience is required
  • 2 years minimum aerospace experience
  • Experience with SolidWorks is required
  • SolidWorks Enterprise PDM helpful
  • Strong knowledge of computer-aided design tools
  • Strong mechanical design aptitude and capability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing requirements
  • Able to work well independently or in a team
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer without sponsorship now or in the future