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Principal Spacecraft Systems Engineer

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Rocket Lab USA

Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Space launch, spacecraft design, and manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$130k - $210kAnnually

Expert

Long Beach, CA, USA

Category
Research & Development
Space & Rocket Engineering
IT & Security
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • 12+ years of engineering experience in the aerospace industry
  • Experience supporting satellite and/or spacecraft development programs
Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain technical budgets for vehicle performance
  • Lead and own technical development of spacecraft missions
  • Assist with program and product management
  • Develop interface specifications, CONOPS definition, and other design documents

Rocket Lab offers end-to-end space solutions, including reliable launch services, spacecraft design and manufacturing, and satellite components such as the Electron small orbital launch vehicle and the Photon satellite platform. Their technologies support various applications such as national security, scientific research, Earth observation, and communications.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

Lakewood, California

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

111%