Full-Time

R&D Technician III

Posted on 5/16/2024

Rocket Lab USA

Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Space launch, spacecraft design, and manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware
Aerospace

Senior, Expert

Albuquerque, NM, USA

Requirements
  • 8+ years of technical experience as a service, manufacturing or R&D technician
  • High school diploma
Responsibilities
  • Make hands-on contributions to real hardware that operates in space
  • Participate in the development of leading space solar technology
  • Develop expertise in the use and maintenance of testing and manufacturing equipment
  • Develop and apply proficiency in assembling space solar panels, specialized tooling and test articles
  • Perform experiments to support engineering projects involving new materials, processes, and equipment
  • Lead the configuration of new products, processes, and test articles

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

46%

2 year growth

113%