Full-Time

Additive Manufacturing Engineer

Updated on 5/16/2024

VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware

Mid

West Athens, CA, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in aeronautical, aerospace, mechanical engineering, or other engineering discipline
  • 2+ years of experience in propulsions design or development of metallic additive technologies
  • Deep knowledge of metal additive manufacturing technology
Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and test all aspects of the additive manufacturing process
  • Create optimized build files for current and future products including support design and powder removal design
  • Work with all engineering teams to develop additive manufacturing processes for new designs
  • Work with new machines from installation through troubleshooting, calibration, and maintenance
  • Develop additive material parameters to optimize printing capabilities
  • Produce reports, procedures, and manuals to document results
  • Investigate and develop new additive technologies as it relates to business needs

Vast is developing Haven-1, the world's first private space station, designed for extended human spaceflight missions and scientific research opportunities, including lunar artificial gravity. The space station is compatible with SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and offers privacy, internet access, and panoramic views of space.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

43%

2 year growth

543%