Manufacturing Engineer

South Burlington, VT


We are changing aerospace. BETA is seeking a passionate, outside the box thinker who will design, implement, and improve assembly processes for Alia manufacturing.  You will work with a bright and motivated cross-functional team, and deliver turnkey solutions to enable aerospace production at rate.  Your work will bring the highest safety, quality, and efficiency while reducing overall, long-term cost.  Your level of involvement will begin in the design phase of new programs all the way to stable, reliable production.


  • Own all parts manufacturing for your product focus
  • Participate in periodic design and process reviews to ensure correct specifications and practices
  • Design assembly processes, tools, and equipment that are efficient and maintainable
  • Understand certification requirements and assess and reduce certification risks in the overall process
  • Select and collaborate with external vendors and internal stakeholders to conduct production equipment design reviews
  • Commission production processes and equipment through factory and site acceptance testing
  • Submit, review, and approve any changes for continuous improvement of ongoing production
  • Support make/buy/return on investment analyses as required, validating external component suppliers
  • Analyze production data to identify processes causing inefficiencies in overall process performance
  • Plan sufficient capacity to meet business targets for production output
  • Requirements

  • All around good person and fun to work with
  • 1-2+ years of professional experience defining assembly processes
  • Exposure to rapid manufacturing growth and preferably startup experience
  • Experience with operating and troubleshooting manufacturing equipment
  • Comfortable with frequent change of direction, dynamic work environment and passion to perform time-sensitive analysis under pressure
  • Strong foundation of problem-solving skills, statistical process control, design of experiments, and simulation techniques
  • Understanding of design for assembly, lean manufacturing, and capacity planning techniques
  • Exceptional project management and leadership skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Willingness to travel domestically or internationally

  • BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.