Panel Program Engineer I/II

Rocket Lab USA

Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides reliable space launch services and spacecraft manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing

Junior, Mid

Albuquerque, NM, USA

Required Skills
Development Operations (DevOps)
  • BS degree in engineering, material science, or applied physics
  • Experience using NX, AutoCAD (DWG viewer) or SolidWorks 2012 (e-drawings) or newer
  • 2+ years of experience using NX, AutoCAD (DWG viewer) or SolidWorks 2012 (e-drawings) or newer
  • Experience with power systems design for spacecraft and spacecraft environments
  • Experience in space-related manufacturing
  • Spacecraft Systems Engineering related degree is desired
  • Leadership experience in a project engineering role
  • Proficient in all MS Office applications
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal to create clear and succinct technical documentation using technical writing fundamentals
  • Able to quickly absorb, process, and apply information outside of one’s core competencies
  • Create clear and succinct documentation of analyses and proposals to disseminate assumptions, methodologies, and conclusions
  • Support proposal compliance reviews and consult on technical input
  • Interact with a broad cross-functional team of individuals from R&D, operations, program management, design and manufacturing
  • Prepare engineering documentation for both internal and external customers
  • Support product configuration management tasks such as review and/or release of program specifications, travelers, and test procedures
  • Interface with production team and manufacturing engineer as required to resolve program related manufacturing issues
  • Support closure of all engineering-related actions items
  • Review all program related engineering documents
  • Provide instructions for special operations
  • Review all program-related Engineering Change Requests
  • Support Production Simulations and Test Data Reviews

Company Stage


Total Funding



Lakewood, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth