Propulsion Design Engineer I
Posted on 2/2/2024
INACTIVE
Relativity Space

1,001-5,000 employees

Manufactures and launches 3D printed reusable rockets
Company Overview
Relativity Space is a pioneering force in the commercial launch industry, utilizing 3D printing technology to create reusable rockets that meet the increasing demand for space infrastructure. Their successful launch of Terran 1, the world's largest 3D printed object, has proven the viability of their manufacturing approach and paved the way for the development of Terran R, their medium-to-heavy lift reusable rocket. With a culture of continuous iteration and a focus on reducing vehicle complexity and cost, Relativity Space is leading the industry in the application of additive manufacturing to aerospace design and production.
AI & Machine Learning
Hardware
Robotics & Automation
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

68%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
R
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering field
  • Experience with computer aided design (CAD) software
  • Experience with mechanical design
  • Strong understanding of fluid, thermal, and structural fundamentals
  • Strong drive to deliver on ambitious schedules
  • Detail-oriented, organized, exhibit follow through
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the overall layout, design, analysis, and build of hardware for Aeon-R propulsion systems
  • Work closely with other propulsion teams, the vehicle team, manufacturing/integration teams, and test teams to design, analyze, and optimize
  • Use fluid and structural analytical and computational models to inform designs
  • Weigh engine assembly level layouts and trades against weight, cost, lead time, and part count
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Siemens NX and Teamcenter, specifically
  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and commercial tools such as Ansys, Abaqus, or Nastran
  • Experience in the design of liquid propulsion components and systems
  • Familiarity with aerospace standards (AS, NAS, SAE, etc.)