Full-Time

Senior R&D 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

Senior

Albuquerque, NM, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in mechanical design
  • Experience in new product or new hardware development
Responsibilities
  • Design, build, and test functional space hardware
  • Develop space solar power technology
  • Advance the state of the art in space solar technology
  • Lead hardware design projects
  • Implement new assembly processes
  • Work with multidisciplinary project teams
  • Participate in strategic product road-mapping
  • Become a subject matter expert
  • Use organizational skills for project management
  • Develop theoretical understanding of engineering principles
  • Solve multi-disciplinary problems
  • Use failure analysis methods
  • Document and communicate work product

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

18%

1 year growth

40%

2 year growth

111%