Lead Factory Test Technician
Posted on 3/22/2024
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

11%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

62%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
QA & Testing
Automation Testing
Performance Testing
Quality Assurance
Requirements
  • 6+ years of experience in aerospace test, fabrication, or related field.
  • Subject matter expert in one or more technical fields.
  • Proficient in work order management systems and other office tools.
  • Strong attention to detail and concern for product quality.
  • Ability to complete complex projects and make decisions independently.
  • Ability to collaborate with internal and external teams.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Ability to collaborate with engineering and leadership teams to influence process or personnel improvements.
  • Strong mentorship skills.
  • Comfortable providing constructive feedback to others.
  • Must be comfortable working at heights.
  • Proficient in the operation of aerial lifts, forklifts, telehandlers, and cranes.
  • Must be comfortable working in confined spaces.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs. unassisted.
  • Must be able to stoop, bend, crawl, and maneuver in tight spaces.
  • Ability to work not standard shifts, overtime, and weekends as required.
  • Track record of safe work habits and desire to collaborate on EHS initiatives.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • High School diploma or GED.
Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of highly skilled technicians in the fabrication and build of the test equipment.
  • Interface with and support the factory test engineering team.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for processing and distributing work assignments.
  • Prioritize tasks across the team.
  • Identify path of least resistance when completing new projects.
  • Own accountability for the actions of the team and enforce technical or safety standards.
  • Demonstrate a selfless approach to helping others succeed.
  • Manage performance review cycles and build technical acumen amongst the team.
  • Perform technical tasks such as electrical installation or troubleshooting, hydraulic diagnostics, fluid system fabrication, lifting and rigging, welding, and machine operation.
  • Interface with and operate test equipment while following test procedures.
  • Have knowledge of and frequent interaction with online communication, reporting, file management or design tools.
  • Rally effort amongst the team to meet project goals.