Mass Properties Engineer


Long Beach, CA, USA

Full time

Trucks VC portfolio


Nov 9

Who We Are

JetZero is a startup founded to create the next generation of jets and accelerate the pathway to zero carbon emissions. JetZero's leadership are veterans of the aerospace, aviation, and transportation sectors. We are currently working with NASA and industry partners to achieve our mission. 

The Opportunity

JetZero is in growth mode. As our Mass Properties Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and managing the mass properties for JetZero aircraft, developing the mass properties process, and supporting conceptual studies of JetZero aircraft product family. You must be knowledgable in estimating weights and inertias with empirical methods, as well as building up and tracking the mass properties of complete aircraft systems. 

Responsibilities of this role include: 

  • Tracking Weights, Inertias, & Center-of-Mass Build-ups
  • Collecting/Incorporating Mass-Properties from Various Sources in Build-ups
  • Providing Side-by-Side Comparison of Build-ups
  • Visually Displaying Component Layouts against a 3-View of the Aircraft
  • Refining Mass-Property Methods and Databases for Blended-Wing-Body Configurations.

Engineering degree from an accredited university, and experience with related software tools preferred. 

Who You Are 

You are passionate about accelerating the future of aerospace and crave the opportunity to join a team of like-minded individuals. You have energy to meet the challenge ahead and are ready to describe your expertise and the unique value you would bring to the team. 

The Benefits

  • Competitive salaries 
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 11 paid holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Medical health insurance
  • Supportive work culture

JetZero does not sponsor visas for US positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered.

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