Thermal Engineering-Fall 2024 Internship
Posted on 3/1/2024
INACTIVE
Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides reliable space launch services and spacecraft manufacturing
Company Overview
Rocket Lab, a comprehensive space company established in 2006, has a proven track record of mission success, offering reliable launch services, spacecraft components, and on-orbit management solutions. It stands out for its manufacturing of the Electron, the second most frequently launched U.S. rocket, and the Photon spacecraft platform, chosen for NASA missions to the Moon and Mars. With three launch pads at two sites, industry-leading flight software, and a commitment to cost-effective and efficient services, Rocket Lab is a leader in the space industry, making space access more affordable and faster.
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Aerospace

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.5B

Founded

2006

Headquarters

Lakewood, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

17%

1 year growth

53%

2 year growth

118%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
CategoriesNew
Propulsion
Materials & Structures
Space & Rocket Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Must be enrolled in a bachelor's or master's degree program in an engineering, physics or math discipline and have at least one semester of school remaining post internship
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • 3+ months of applied engineering experience
  • Able to work full-time, on-site for a minimum of 12 consecutive weeks beginning August or September 2024
Responsibilities
  • Work closely with your mentor and other employees within the department to apply your knowledge and grow your skills both technically and professionally
  • Work with a fast-paced group of professionals to apply engineering and industry concepts to solve real challenges
  • Attend frequent 1:1’s with mentors and supervisors to facilitate success and learning while providing progress updates
  • Lead development projects without supervision and collaborate across teams to deliver results