Internship

Spacecraft Engineering Internship

Fall 2024

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

Varda Space

Varda Space

51-200 employees

In-space manufacturing platform for microgravity products

Industrial & Manufacturing

El Segundo, CA, USA

Requirements
  • Pursuing a bachelor's or master’s degree in Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering
  • Demonstrated ability to solve engineering problems
  • Demonstrated knowledge of engineering and equipment fundamentals
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Desire to work in a technically complex and fast-moving environment
Responsibilities
  • Own or contribute to hardware or software design to support development of Spacecraft or payload
  • Create or support test campaigns and build test stands
  • Perform necessary analysis to support development and testing

Varda Space Industries specializes in an Orbital Manufacturing Platform that utilizes microgravity for in-space manufacturing, revolutionizing the production process and enabling the creation of products that defy gravity's constraints on Earth. Their spacecraft serves as a manufacturing platform in space, with materials returned to Earth in economical re-entry capsules, paving the way for hypersonic systems advancement.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$166M

Headquarters

El Segundo, California

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

70%

Benefits

Exciting team of professionals at the top of their field to working by your side

Working in El Segundo, CA - an awesome Southern California beach city with quick access to entertainment and outdoor activities

Equity in a fully funded space startup that is about to go through massive growth

Company parties and generally a fun atmosphere

401(k)

Unlimited PTO

Health insurance

Lunch and snacks provided on site. Dinners twice a week for those working late.

Parental leave