Full-Time

Structural Analyst II

Posted on 2/29/2024

Rocket Lab USA

Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Space launch, spacecraft design, and manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware
Aerospace

Mid

Long Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
MATLAB
FEM/FEA
Requirements
  • Master's degree in mechanical Engineering, aerospace engineering, or other technical discipline.
  • 2+ years of experience performing finite element analysis (FEA).
  • Knowledge of thermal, structural, and vibration theories.
  • Proficient in at least one of the following programming/scripting languages: Python, VBA, and/or MATLAB.
Responsibilities
  • Create system, subassemblies, and individual parts analytical models.
  • Perform multiphysics structural, thermal, vibration, fatigue, and fracture analyses.
  • Collaborate with the design team to finalize hardware designs to meet vehicle requirements.
  • Generate and maintain clear documentation of all performed analyses.
  • Support stage, engine and sub-system testing through data review and provide recommendations.
  • Provide continued direction to the engineering team on highest value analysis and results deliverable schedule.

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

19%

1 year growth

36%

2 year growth

111%
INACTIVE