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Quality Integration Technician



Quality Assurance
Atlanta, GA, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 13, 2023
Hermeus is a startup developing hypersonic aircraft to radically accelerate air travel. At Mach 5, more than twice the speed of the supersonic Concorde, passengers will be able to cross the Atlantic in 90 minutes. On the path to hypersonic passenger aircraft, Hermeus is partnering with government agencies including the US Air Force and NASA to develop a series of autonomous aircraft that derisk the technology and solve urgent national security challenges. These products provide the data and confidence necessary to certify, produce, operate, and maintain safe and comfortable commercial aircraft. Hypersonic aircraft have the potential to create trillions of dollars of new global economic growth per year, unlocking significant resources that can be utilized to solve the world’s greatest problems.
The Manufacturing Team at Hermeus are the boots on the ground. We have a vast array of experiences ranging from welding, additive, tube bending, machining, integration, and avionics. We are a lean team who are responsible for building a vehicle that will fly. We provide crucial design feedback to our engineering team and can rapidly iterate on design and assembly.

The Opportunity and How You'll Impact Hermeus:

  • You will play a crucial role in ensuring that all Hermeus components and processes meet the required quality standards
  • You will document inspection results, including measurements, observations, and any identified issues
  • You will be responsible for technical build work, quality inspections, and assisting in the development of inspection criteria for critical parts during builds
  • You will be responsible for conducting inspections, tests, and measurements to validate compliance with specifications and customer requirements
  • You will communicate with internal customers and suppliers to resolve inspection discrepancies, documentation issues, and packaging damage
  • You will use an electronic MRP system to document issues, route parts, and components to the proper departments
  • You will resolve nonconformance and documentation issues, supports Quality Management System policies and procedure documentation, assesses compliance to company and industry standards, and participates in continual improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives
  • You will communicate and resolve roadblocks timely and accurate to ensure delivery and on-time receipt status
  • You will follow inspection criteria and standards currently to evaluate conformity and identify non-conformities or deviations
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to address quality concerns and implement corrective actions
  • Stay updated with industry standards and regulatory requirements relevant to aerospace quality inspections
  • Communicate effectively with internal teams, suppliers, and customers regarding quality-related matters

About You:

  • High school diploma, associate degree, or equivalent certificate
  • 3+ years of experience in quality inspection
  • Experience programming in Calpyso, Polyworks, or PCDMIS
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as needed
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs unassisted
  • Strong knowledge of GD&T and tolerance stack ups
  • Strong communication skills and ability to read and provide feedback on technical documents

Desired Multipliers:

  • Experience in a startup development environment
  • Experience working in a flight development program
  • Experience with optical comparators and scanning arms
  • Experience with CMM (not required for the role)
We encourage you to apply even if you have skillsets and experience outside of our current needs as we're always open to connect and discuss future opportunities.