Launch Mechanical Engineer II
Updated on 2/8/2024
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
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
AWS
SolidWorks
CategoriesNew
Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline (mechanical, aerospace, or equivalent)
  • 2+ years of experience in a full cycle design engineering role
  • Experience with CAD (NX, Creo, Solidworks)
  • Complex structural analysis capabilities
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • High organizational skills in working on more than one project simultaneously
  • Ability to perform technically complex projects using independent judgment and personal initiative
  • Ability to create drawings and use GD&T effectively
Responsibilities
  • Designing, building and operating the launch site
  • Playing an integral part in designing, building and operating the launch site
  • Responsible for critical launch infrastructure and Ground Support Equipment projects
  • Overseeing launch site design & build, launch operations, and new infrastructure projects including test and recovery sites
  • Developing, building, and operating launch site hardware that interfaces directly with the vehicle, ground support equipment, test fixtures and tooling
  • Responsible for the entire life cycle of the projects, from conceptualization to design, prototyping, manufacturing, testing, and implementation
Desired Qualifications
  • 5+ years of experience in a full cycle design engineering role
  • Experience working with AFSPCMAN 91-710
  • Experience Working with DOD, USAF, and NASA
  • Experience in the aerospace (rocket) sector
  • Extensive experience with NX
  • Experience with ANSYS and FEMAP
  • Experience with Launch GSE Operations
  • Experience with large steel/aluminum structures
  • Experience with mechanisms
  • Experience checking drawings and reviewing GD&T
  • Experience with various standards, including American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) 360, American Concrete Institute (ACE) 318, and American Welding Society (AWS) D1.1, ASTM, ASME, NASA, DoD, NFPA, API, and SAE