A career with CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a
Are you searching for a career with a company that offers
challenging, diverse projects and opportunities? Are you
looking for a position with a company that is growing and able to
offer long-term professional advancement? Searching for
a company that values a friendly work environment and that values
YOU? Then look no further!! Consider Cobham.
We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a
technologically advanced electronics company employing more than
3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide.
We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to
the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense,
aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.
Cobham is seeking a highly motivated Manufacturing Engineering
that will be responsible for supporting Operations in a
fast-paced work environment and providing engineering guidance on
design solutions that will help meet our customer needs.
Typical responsibilities include creating and maintaining process
documentation, inspecting and assessing defective hardware,
maintaining production fixtures and tools, optimizing production
flow to meet program deliverables, and supporting the production
function on technical issues that arise. This position is located in
- Establishes and maintains production routings and detailed
assembly work instructions.
- Supports production by resolving technical issues with
- Support new product introductions thru engineering design
reviews and production implementation.
- Assists in the monitoring of daily production activities and
recommends/implements product and/or process improvements to
enhance the efficiency of operations.
- Evaluates capacity requirements for assembly tooling,
fixtures, and equipment to support manufacturing operations.
- Assists/Leads in equipment and production floor layout
activities to promote an efficient flow of product and minimize
production lead times through various assembly operations.
- Assists in capital equipment requirements forecasting,
develops ROI analysis reports, prepares capital equipment
requests, and documents/maintains equipment operating
- Practices continuous improvement methodologies including lean
manufacturing, root cause problem solving, value stream mapping,
etc. to improve production efficiencies and key performance
- Occasional travel as needed, up to 5%.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial,
Aerospace or Electrical Engineering)
- Experience working in a manufacturing environment
- Experience with MS Suite (Word, Excel, and Power Point),
SolidWorks, AutoCAD or similar experience
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be
eligible to obtain and maintain security clearance, which
requires USA Citizenship
- Two (2) to Four (4) years’ experience as a Manufacturing
Engineer within a manufacturing environment focused on
operations and manufacturing engineering
- Aerospace or Defense Experience
- Electro-Mechanical product experience
- Knowledge of Lean manufacturing techniques and principles
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values of
Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global
leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the
insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective
future. Innovators like you!
If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we
encourage you to apply. We are unable to sponsor work
visas. U.S. Citizenship required for positions requiring a
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the
development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and
defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and
partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology
they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and
passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering
culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans
for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding,
exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and
embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of
Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and
employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will
refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against,
employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose
their compensation or the compensation of other employees or
The EEO is the Law poster is available here
and the poster supplement is available here
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with
and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with
disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a
disability for any part of the employment process, please send an
e-mail to CAEScareer@cobham.com or call (703) 842-2971 and let us
know the nature of your request and your contact information.