Operations Engineer - Alia Integration & Maintenance
South Burlington, VT
At Beta Technologies, together we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to
sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one
holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of
others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture.
The operations engineer for the aircraft integration & maintenance team will be responsible for supporting
aircraft development through logistics management, documentation, and coordination with all engineering
teams. You will work closely with engineers, maintainers, and technicians to manage aircraft configuration,
airworthiness, modification implementation, testing, and operations related to all flight test vehicles.
How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:
Coordinate modifications to experimental aircraft and systems integration testing and development
Organize and drive modification and maintenance/inspection timelines to support company objectives
Coordinate with Flight Test engineers, test pilots, and engineering teams to ensure aircraft is configured properly for flight tests
Organize and maintain aircraft configuration documentation
Collect, organize, and distribute information needed to perform modifications, maintenance and inspections of aircraft
Assist mechanics in performing modifications, maintenance, and inspections on aircraft
Assist in performing, organizing, and documenting troubleshooting and repair activities
Support data collection to inform aircraft development and follow-on flight testing
Drive process and communication improvements to increase operational effectiveness and decrease aircraft downtime
Support the development of our Maintenance program
Given that this role is primarily R&D, it is very dynamic and is subject to evolve over time
Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:
B.S. or M.S. in an engineering or equivalent technical discipline
Willing and able to travel for work domestically and internationally
Hands-on experience working with mechanical and electrical systems
Excellent organizational, time management skills, and commitment to objectives and responsibilities
Adept at interpreting and understanding engineering documentation, drawings, and specifications.
High energy, self-motivated, and detail-oriented
Experience working with internal and external vendors
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to remain positive and mitigate risk when course corrections are required
Google G-suite including Drive, Mail, Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Charts; Slack
Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:
Experience managing aircraft operations and maintenance
B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace, or related engineering.
Experience working in a fast-paced aerospace R&D environment
Experience working with cross-functional teams (mechanical design, electrical design, software, quality, supply chain, certification, manufacturing, operations, etc).
Experience authoring technical publications (maintenance/repair manuals, work instructions, engineering reports)
Experience interfacing with flight test organizations or programs
Please be aware that you may be invited to complete a Video Screening interview. This invite will be sent by email (firstname.lastname@example.org). We highly recommend completing this step of the application process within the following 48 hours should you be invited.
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All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.