Hyundai Motor Group is at the forefront of creating emerging mobility solutions that will foster the development of human-centered cities. The Group’s Urban Air Mobility Division is designing a completely new electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft tailored to the mobility needs of future cities, allowing passengers a seamless intermodal journey that safely transports them to their final destination. We fuse research in autonomy, robotics, aviation and services to define a new category of mobility for the world’s communities. We believe in creative thinking and collaboration to help build a better mobility experience for everyone, improving people’s ability to move – whether for work or play.

What we do:

We are looking for an experienced mechanical design engineer as part of the overall assembly and integration product team. This role will be responsible for developing design solutions that support the overall long-term goals of the product. Creating standard processes and procedures within their discipline while interfacing with the design team throughout the conceptual, preliminary, and detail design.  This person will be heavily involved in the building of prototype and flight test aircraft as well as incubating technology that will be transitioned to the operations/production team in the long run. You will contemplate design for manufacturing from the beginning and ensure a smooth transition into production with the operations team. You also will interface with all technical development teams, including systems, interiors, flight technology, and airframe. This role has the potential to grow into a leadership position as the team expands.

What you can do: 

  • Design mechanical / structural systems and products based on a set of given and derived requirements
  • Work directly with System engineering to gather and understand the project design requirements
  • Develop technology and transition it to production
  • Experience designing CNC Machining, injection molding, vacuum formed plastic, sheet metal stampings, castings, forgings, and composite components
  • Understand corrosion in metallic components and best practices for plating and corrosion prevention
  • Modify designs based on cost, weight and manufacturing targets and capabilities
  • Work with structural analysis team to verify capabilities of structure before fabrication
  • Hold design reviews and presentations among peers to gain design feedback
  • Participate and provide constructive feedback in design reviews/brainstorming sessions held by other engineers/designers working on various projects
  • Identify process deficiencies and develop solutions to improve those deficiencies
  • Prepare and author various manuals / templates such as design standard and best practices, procedures, and processes
  • Assure system and product quality by confirming fabrication, assembly, and installation processes
  • Troubleshoot manufacturing and assembly issues
  • Prepare product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information
  • Provide engineering information by answering questions and requests
  • Create 3D models of design details per design best practices using Catia
  • Prepare manufacturing drawings to ASME Y14.5 standards using GD&T for manufacturability and repeatability in Catia
  • Creation and maintenance of a Bill of Materials for one or more projects
  • Record notes, design changes, and test results
  • Collaborate with Project / Program Managers to develop an accurate accounting of all engineering hours required for various types of internal projects
  • Maintain relationships with key material and component vendors
  • Provide technical support to vendors and manufacturing teams
  • Ensure compliance with safety / regulatory standards
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Interface with all engineering disciplines to ensure design for manufacturing principles are built in early
  • Complete other tasks as assigned by manager

What you can contribute:

  • Pat least 5 years of experience in mechanical design
  • ASME Y14.5 standards
  • Expert knowledge of Catia
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Solid Works a plus
  • Extensive experience in aircraft or automotive interior design
  • Experience with development programs
  • Experience leading teams
  • Experience with project management
  • Experience with prototyping
  • Highly collaborative and great communicator
  • BS. in a relevant engineering field

You may also be able to contribute: 

  • Experience designing components and assemblies for aircraft interiors, including seats, consoles, sidewall, floor and ceiling closeout panels, composite monuments, and privacy/class dividers
  • Individuals who are results-oriented and able to work with little supervision, who consistently take the initiative to get things done, do things before being asked by others
  • Analytical thinking and ability to make well-reasoned decision
  • Motivated to drive improvements
  • Good written, verbal and interpersonal communication
  • Internal and external customer focus
  • Team oriented
  • Ability to plan, organize and manage projects schedules to meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to solve complex mechanical design problem
  • PC Skills-hardware and software required for role
  • Dependability
  • Ability to balance many priorities and results-oriented demands easily and effectively
  • Experience in aircraft or automotive production
  • LEAN/Six Sigma experience and qualifications

GAM is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected characteristic. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process due to a physical or mental disability, please contact TA Support at

This position may include access to certain technology and/or software source code, that will be subject to U.S. export control laws. If an export license or other export control authorization is required in connection with your employment, your employment is contingent upon GAM’s receipt of such license or authorization and approvals and your continued compliance with all conditions and limitations contained in such license or authorization.

Apply for this Job

* Required
When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review
+ Add Another Education