Full-Time

Payload Engineer

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Inversion Space

Inversion Space

11-50 employees

Low-cost, high-cadence space re-entry vehicles


Compensation Overview

$130,000 - $220,000Annually

Senior

Carson, CA, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Requirements
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, or related field OR equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team of mechanical, electrical, and software engineers designing and building space-flight hardware
  • Strong mechanical design skills related to mechanisms, packaging, high load environments, and user interface
  • Familiarity with CAD software
  • Creative package design experience to meet a range of customer needs
  • Comfortable with all aspects of a program; taking a design from concept through launch
  • 5+ years applicable experience (open to experience in fields other than aerospace)
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Responsibilities
  • Lead the development of a multipurpose reentry vehicle payload bay
  • Work with the engineering team, business development, and mission management to accommodate payloads for a range of missions
  • Research potential payloads, design payload bay concepts, define environmental loading, and pursue the design through manufacture, test, and launch

Inversion is developing low-cost, high cadence re-entry vehicles for returning cargo and resources from space, with a strong emphasis on re-entry vehicle technology. Their focus is on enabling humanity's growth within low-earth orbit and beyond, aiming to make returning from space as common as launching.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$10M

Headquarters

Torrance, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

107%