LABOR CATEGORY: ESCG-ET2 - Engineering Technologist 2

AEYON POSITION TITLE: Manufacturing Engineer – Process Specialist



Are you passionate about human space exploration, understanding the origins of the universe, and working with a

passionate and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we need you!

We need your talent, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire people all over the globe. We

need you to bring creative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will enable

the exploration of space while benefiting people here on Earth. We are excited about what we do, and we need you on

our team as we take on exciting challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deep space exploration. Jacobs is NASA’s largest

engineering solutions provider working together with NASA at centers across the United States.

We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team within the Facilities and Testing Department.

The selected candidate will:

- Provide expertise and experience in advanced manufacturing engineering to lead and drive innovations throughout the

manufacturing facility, enhancing manufacturing technical operations.

- Provide manufacturing engineering support for Design for Manufacturability and Assembly (DFMA), Best Practices, and

facility process capabilities.

- Review and add Geometric Dimensions and Tolerances (GD&T) to drawings per ASME Y14.5.

- Enhance designs for specific manufacturing methods (for example, 5-axis vs. 3-axis CNC, rapid prototyping, etc.).

- Efficiently coordinate manufacturing efforts from early design through manufacturing and assembly.

- Identify long-lead-time raw materials, components, services, etc., and assist in procurement to preserve project


- Estimate manufacturing/shop processing times for a variety of machined or fabricated parts and assemblies for accurate

planning and scheduling purposes.

- Assist in materials and hardware procurement process.

- Clarify customer requests and coordinate the input of Customer project requirements to the Manufacturing team.

- Coordinate manufacturing activities with shop floor and outside vendors.

- Monitor and communicate the progress of Customer projects through Manufacturing.

- Promptly communicate with Project Engineers on drawing updates/redlines and corrections.

- Develop assembly procedures and processes, including alternative assembly methods.

- Identify hardware and special tooling requirements for assembly operations.

- Perform other duties as required.


- Proof of U.S. Citizenship or US Permanent Residency is a requirement for this position.

- Must be able to complete a U.S. government background investigation.


- BS degree from an accredited college or university and three (3) years related experience, or MS degree and two (2)

years of related experience, or Ph.D. from an accredited college or university -OR-

- Associated technical degree or two (2) years of college with courses in engineering or associated disciplines, and twelve

(12) years of related experience (or a BS degree with ten (10) years of related experience will also be acceptable).







- Excellent verbal communication and written presentation skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills.

- Strong computer skills and experience in utilizing software tools such as MRP, AutoCAD, Creo (version 5 preferred),

MasterCAM, Microsoft Word and Excel, Office, Outlook, and Project.

- Experience in a manufacturing environment with emphasis in CNC, lathes, mills, composites, and sheet metal fabrication.

- Experience with aerospace exotic metals manufacturing and machining including (but not limited to) aluminum, stainless

steel, titanium, Hastelloy, and Inconel.

- Able to make independent, technical, and tactical decisions with a high attentiveness to detail.

Requisition Preferences:

- 5-10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with emphasis in CNC, lathes, mills, composites, and sheet metal


- Mechanical, Industrial, or Manufacturing degree and ten years of experience in the field.

- Experience with machining, sheet metal fabrication, welding, and composites manufacturing.

- Experience in Aerospace, Defense, or Automotive manufacturing environment.

- A familiarity with the NASA/JSC hardware development and Engineering Life Cycle processes.

- A working knowledge of the NASA/JSC drawing system JSC 8500.4, the Engineering Drawing Control Center (EDCC)

and Design and Data Management System (DDMS).

- Familiarity with quality procedures and documentation for Class 1 Flight Hardware, including material test reports,

certificates of compliance, heat treatment, and other quality records.

“Aeyon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Aeyon is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Aeyon are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Aeyon will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on these characteristics.”