Full-Time

Mechanical Engineer

Thermal Control System, Tcs

Updated on 5/17/2024

VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware

Junior

Long Beach, CA, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or other engineering discipline
  • Experience working with fluid systems or components
  • 1+ years of hands-on hardware experience performing fabrication, assembly, and/or testing
Responsibilities
  • Own the design and development of thermal control system subsystems and components for artificial-gravity space station
  • Iterate on manufacturing processes and development testing in a fast-paced environment
  • Own the project delivery timeline from early design through production, launch, and orbit insertion
  • Perform systems engineering tasks and fluid analyses
  • Lead design reviews internally and externally with suppliers and customers
  • Work with interdisciplinary stakeholders to ensure component integration with necessary systems
  • Ensure all designs are manufacturable and reliable
  • Bring technical excellence to all tasks

Vast is developing Haven-1, the world's first private space station, designed for extended human spaceflight missions and scientific research opportunities, including lunar artificial gravity. The space station is compatible with SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and offers privacy, internet access, and panoramic views of space.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

543%