Offers “Amazon”

Expires soon Amazon

Prime Air - Production Engineer

  • Internship
  • Seattle (King)

Job description


We’re working on the future. If you are seeking an iterative fast-paced environment where you can drive innovation, apply state-of-the-art technologies to solve extreme-scale real world challenges, and provide visible benefit to end-users, this is your opportunity.

Come work on the Amazon Prime Air Team!

The Prime Air team is seeking a Production Engineer with a high proficiency of the following areas:
· Support the floor in assembly and installation, compliance to engineering requirements, discrepancy resolution, and component acceptance testing
· Drive to root cause, and recommend corrective and preventative actions
· Sustain production and fielded vehicle design
· Evaluates and resolves engineering-related production problems encountered during aircraft manufacturing: Reviews production schedules, engineering specifications, orders, and related information to maintain current knowledge of manufacturing methods, processes, and procedures
· Interprets engineering drawings and facilitates correction of errors on drawings and documents identified during manufacturing operations
· Investigates reports of defective, damaged, or malfunctioning parts, assemblies, equipment, or systems to determine nature and scope of problem
· Assist quality team with supplier capability assessments, troubleshooting investigations, and First Article Inspection support
· Examines, measures, inspects, or tests defective part for conformance to engineering design drawings or blueprint specifications, using precision measuring and testing instruments, devices, and equipment
· Evaluates findings to formulate corrective action plan and coordinates implementation of plan
· Maintains records or oversees recording of information by others to ensure engineering drawings and documents are current and that engineering-related production problems and resolutions are documented
· Serves as member of material review board to determine disposition of defective or damaged parts

Export Control License

This position may require a deemed export control license for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Placement is contingent on Amazon’s ability to apply for and obtain an export control license on your behalf.


· Master's/PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related field
· Experience working in aerospace manufacturing
· Excellent problem solving skills
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

Ideal candidate profile


· Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related field
· Strong Mathematical/ Statistical/ Physics fundamentals
· Experience presenting and explaining design, defect data, metrics, supplier quality, improvement initiatives and status to top leadership and/ or government officials
· 5+ years experience in project management of manufacturing engineering design projects; experience managing vendors locally and abroad; driving fast development cycles
· 2+ years experience using data to find root cause, develop solutions and implement process improvement plans
· Proficient skills in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Project), PLM Software (ENOVIA)
· Ability to travel 20% globally to interact with internal and external business and technical leaders