Full-Time

Propulsion Engineer

Stage

Posted on 7/19/2023

ABL Space Systems

ABL Space Systems

201-500 employees

Builds rockets for small satellite launches

Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$75,000 - $130,000Annually

Junior

El Segundo, CA, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • B.S. in any engineering discipline from an accredited university
  • 2+ years of industry experience in an integration & test, design, or production role
Responsibilities
  • Own engine hardware from the moment it completes acceptance testing until it lifts off
  • Learn everything about engine operations and train to represent the propulsion systems on-console for stage testing and launches
  • Perform critical pieces of stage systems analysis, like characterizing pressurization system behavior, quantifying feed system losses, or refining our mass-sensing systems and algorithms
Desired Qualifications
  • In-depth understanding of compressible/incompressible flow and thermodynamics
  • Experience with pressurized operations
  • Ability to program scripts in Python
  • Ability to use CAD design software (e.g. NX, Solidworks, CATIA)

ABL Space Systems specializes in building rockets for launching small satellites, featuring technologies like additively manufactured 13,000lbf engines entirely produced in-house, and the innovative GS0 ground system designed for global deployment. This capability showcases its leadership in modular and mobile launch solutions, making it an attractive workplace for professionals passionate about aerospace innovation and operational efficiency. The emphasis on in-house production and cutting-edge technology facilitates a dynamic work environment conducive to rapid learning and significant contributions to the field of aerospace.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$480.2M

Headquarters

El Segundo, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

19%
INACTIVE