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Sr. Mission Integration Engineer
Satellite Programs
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Locations
West Athens, CA, USA
Experience Level
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Desired Skills
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline
  • 5+ years of experience working in the aerospace or space industry
  • 2+ years of technical project management and/or systems engineering experience
  • Experience working with launch vehicles, spacecraft, or other aerospace systems
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and deliver reliable and expeditious results across multiple parallel priorities
  • Highly detail oriented, hardworking, and professional with excellent written and verbal technical communication skills
  • Spacecraft mission design, development, integration, and/or test experience
  • Strong penchant for innovation in process improvement and system design
  • Positive, “can-do” attitude, self-starter, and ability to work in a high pace dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical, verbal, and written skills
  • Active Top Secret or Top Secret SCI clearance preferred. Must be willing to pursue a clearance if not already cleared. Note that an active clearance may provide the opportunity for you to work on sensitive SpaceX missions. If so, you will be subject to pre-employment drug and random drug and alcohol testing
  • Must pass DoD level background checks for entry into various government facilities
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here
Responsibilities
  • Serve as the customer interface at meetings, tests, and reviews to develop operations plans, design missions, and verify payload flightworthiness
  • Ensure contract deliverables are completed on-time and per customer expectations, distill customer requirements into actionable development objectives
  • Work with all internal and external stakeholders to drive prototype development. Collaborate with subsystem representatives across team boundaries to consider all necessary trades and ensure end-to-end mission success
  • Support all phases of the program from development, initial proposal, through successful test, flight, and on-orbit commissioning. This will include educating the customer on our designs and methodologies
SpaceX

10,001+ employees

Designs, manufactures, & launches rockets and spacecrafts
Aerospace
Transportation
Company Overview
SpaceX's mission is to make humanity multiplanetary. The company is working on a next generation of fully reusable launch vehicles that will be the most powerful ever built, capable of carrying humans to Mars and other destinations in the solar system.
Benefits
  • Benefits and Perks - Our employees’ well-being is important to us and essential to our capacity to do extraordinary things. We offer a wide variety of programs to support the health, wellness, and financial security of our employees and their families.
Company Core Values
  • Make History - SpaceX has gained worldwide attention for a series of historic milestones. It is the only private company capable of returning a spacecraft from low-Earth orbit, and in 2012 our Dragon spacecraft became the first commercial spacecraft to deliver cargo to and from the International Space Station. And in 2020, SpaceX became the first private company to take humans there as well.
  • Reusability - SpaceX believes a fully and rapidly reusable rocket is the pivotal breakthrough needed to substantially reduce the cost of space access. The majority of the launch cost comes from building the rocket, which historically has flown only once.
  • Landing - SpaceX’s family of Falcon launch vehicles are the first and only orbital class rockets capable of reflight. Depending on the performance required for the mission, Falcon lands on one of our autonomous spaceport droneships out on the ocean or one of our landing zones near our launch pads.