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We’re creating an
entirely new aircraft.

Re-Envisioning Flight

In the heart of Silicon Valley, at the intersection of aerodynamics, autonomy, and electric propulsion — we’re changing personal aviation.

Working and Learning

With simulations and prototypes, CAD and carbon fiber, we’re designing, building, and testing better ways to get from A to B.

We are Hiring

We’re always looking for creative people who can make the impossible happen.

  • Composites Manufacturing/ Lay-Up Technician

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    We are seeking several experienced composite manufacturing technicians to help us build prototypes of a new, advanced aircraft. Candidates will work closely with our engineering team and will perform a wide variety of hands-on composite fabrication and assembly tasks in a fast-paced R&D environment. We are a small company and this position is responsible for a wide variety of composite manufacturing tasks including tooling fabrication, tool prep for lay-up, hand lay-up of pre-preg composite material using a variety of techniques and processes, vacuum bagging, precision trimming, fixturing and bonding, and general assembly.   

    Required:

          • High school diploma or equivalent experience
          • Minimum of three years composites lay-up, bonding, or assembly experience
          • Able to read and understand composite engineering drawings and ply schedules including notes and tolerances
          • Strong craftsmanship skills and experience with various types of hand tools and hand-held power tools
          • Broad experience with a wide variety of epoxy resin systems, pre-preg materials, woven and unidirectional carbon fiber, fiberglass, structural adhesives, syntactic fillers, tooling boards and honeycomb and foam core.
          • Composite bonding experience with a variety of adhesive systems; good understanding of the bonding process and surface preparation
          • Extreme attention to detail and continual pursuit of perfection
          • Excellent listening and communication skills
          • Excellent organizational and problem solving skills
          • Strong team player

    Desired:

          • Substantial out of autoclave pre-preg processing experience
          • RTM or VARTM experience
          • Bladder or compression molding lay-up experience
          • Autoclave/oven operating experience including software set-up and recipe creation/editing
          • Experience with ply-cutting equipment and nesting software
          • Ability/experience operating a laser projector during pre-preg lay-up
          • Ability/experience operating a laser tracker for part validation or fixture set-up
          • Significant tooling experience
          • Ability to operate a forklift

    We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 20 PTO days, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with company matching, commuter checks, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free lunches, snacks, drinks, fruits, year-end bonuses, employee referral bonus, IP bonus program, ping-pong table, afternoon chocolate, happy hours and many more.

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  • Electronics Technician: Avionics Systems

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    We are currently seeking an avionics technician with experience assembling, integrating, and testing avionics, to join our software and avionics group. The position will require work on components such as flight computers, control systems, servo actuators, displays, transceivers, power supplies, wire harnesses, test fixtures, etc. The candidate must be able to build, install, troubleshoot, and maintain electrical assemblies using industry standard methods, while maintaining records and logs.



    Required:

          • Minimum of a high school diploma with three or more years experience as a technician or aviation mechanic installing aircraft electronics and systems
          • Working knowledge of basic electronics
          • Must be able to work from drawings with minimal guidance
          • Strong soldering and mechanical assembly skills
          • Understanding and use of basic electronics tools (Oscilloscope, DMM, crimpers, basic shop equipment, etc)
          • Strong background in troubleshooting and repair of wiring and avionics systems
          • Able to select and manage parts from a BOM, assemble boards and test
          • Good communication, problem solving and organizational skills
          • Working knowledge of basic computer applications

    Desired:

          • Electronics Associate degree, military training or above
          • Experience with Altium Designer or equivalent schematic/drawing tools
          • Experience with electromechanical systems and sensors (servos, motors, shaft encoders)

    We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 20 PTO days, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with company matching, commuter checks, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free lunches, snacks, drinks, fruits, year-end bonuses, employee referral bonus, IP bonus program, ping-pong table, afternoon chocolate, happy hours and many more.

     

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  • Aircraft Technician

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    Zee.Aero is developing revolutionary aircraft concepts, working at the intersection of aerodynamics, autonomy, and electric propulsion. We are actively building a team of world-class engineers who have experience in fields ranging from power electronics to aerodynamics.

     

    We are currently seeking an aircraft technician to support aircraft integration, maintenance, operation, modifications, and repairs of a prototype aircraft. The technician will work with the crew chief and engineers to install systems and troubleshoot issues. 

     

    Required:

          • Minimum 3 years industry experience 
          • Ability to work closely with engineers during prototype integration and testing
          • Effectively work independently and in teams
          • Familiarity with composite airframes
          • Fluency with mechanical assembly procedures
          • Willingness to travel with the aircraft to support ground and flight testing
          • Self-starter
          • Detail-oriented

    Desired:

          • Experience working in an R&D prototype aircraft development environment
          • Experience with avionics and wire harness installation 
          • Experience with wire harness fabrication and repair
          • Experience working with electric power systems

    We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 20 PTO days, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with company matching, commuter checks, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free lunches, snacks, drinks, fruits, year-end bonuses, employee referral bonus, IP bonus program, ping-pong table, afternoon chocolate, happy hours and many more.

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