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Design Engineer Level II

SEKISUI Aerospace Renton, WA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

About Us

For over 30 years Sekisui Aerospace has been designing, testing, and manufacturing composite products for the aerospace industry. With complete customer satisfaction as our focus and through the relentless efforts of our skilled employees, SEKISUI Aerospace has achieved and continues to maintain an unequaled level of performance. 

Our consistent delivery of high-quality products demonstrates our intent, integrity and dedication to our customers and to our reputation as a manufacturer. We will continue to insert intelligent automation into our manufacturing facilities, that will continue to drive the future of flight well into the next century.

Are you ready for a career in an exciting manufacturing environment?


Design Engineer Level II


Renton, WA


The Design Engineer is responsible for the new product development of composite structures. 

Coordinates with manufacturing and procurement teams during the development cycle, and facilitates the implementation of new composite products 

Utilize design software and equipment to perform designing tasks, including: engineering layouts, full product development, modeling, design details, drawing creation (details and assemblies), schematics and part lists.

Analyze research data and review product specifications to determine the feasibility of product introduction.

Facilitate new product development with appropriate stakeholders, providing engineering support, liaison and coordinate the building of product prototypes

Partners with internal and external partners to identify product improvements and implement design modifications as needed.

Required Qualifications

In-depth knowledge and understanding of design and aerospace concepts, standards, practices and procedures, including: material selection, lay-up optimization, panel construction design, design parameters (top level design philosophy, gage driven), and composite structures.

Basic design knowledge and understanding of commonly used design guideline and concepts.

Understanding of aerospace hardware.

Creativity to provide conceptual ideas and design solutions to address structural problems.

Ability to identify structural requirements.

Strong communication skills, with the ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment.

Advanced analytical skills and the capacity to use experience and knowledge to make sound judgments. 

Strong leadership skills and the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders across cross-functional teams.


Bachelors or Maters degree in Aerospace or Engineering from an ABET accredited institution preferred 

Ten years of design experience may be used in lieu of above requirement.


Primary or secondary aircraft structure experience required.

Aerospace and manufacturing industry experience preferred.

Payloads/ECS structures, such as high temperature duct systems, pack boards, monuments and bins experience preferred.

Computer Skills

3D parametric computer aided design tools required.

Inventor, SolidWorks or Catia (4 years).


Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Life and AD&D Insurance

Company Sponsored 401k

PTO (Paid Time Off)

Tuition Reimbursement

Working Conditions

Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.


SEKISUI Aerospace is a Drug Free workplace. 

Pre-employment drug screen required.

Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

SEKISUI Aerospace provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

SEKISUI Aerospace Headquarters are located in Renton, WA with locations in Washington and Iowa. We design, engineer and manufacture composite structures used in commercial aircraft interiors. Examples include primary/secondary structures, sidewalls, ceiling panels, lavatories, bulkheads, overhead bins and crew rests. Additional information can be obtained on our company web site at


SEKISUI Aerospace


Renton, WA
98057 USA



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