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Staff Structures Manufacturing Engineer

Posted on 6/18/2024

Relativity Space

Relativity Space

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops 3D printed reusable rockets

AI & Machine Learning
Robotics & Automation

Compensation Overview

$155k - $197kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior, Expert

Long Beach, CA, USA

Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Required Skills
  • Bachelor of Science degree in aerospace, mechanical, manufacturing, or related engineering discipline
  • Minimum 7 years of experience building hardware in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with design for manufacture and building first articles
  • Experience interfacing with design engineering, manufacturing, and production personnel
  • Experience authoring work instructions to build structural assemblies and sub-assemblies
  • Experience in tooling development as a manufacturing representative, particularly for welding and trim/drill operations
  • Experience working with structures, critical lifts, weldment, machining, and assemblies
  • Experience in leading, executing, and managing projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience owning tooling development as a manufacturing representative, particularly for integration access and serviceability
  • Experience with manufacturing execution systems and quality management systems
  • Own a major primary structure assembly or process for Terran R
  • Process development owner for major technical
  • Represent the manufacturing organization in focused cross-functional teams
  • Be the responsible owner of parts and process
  • Support conceptual and detailed design of major tooling assemblies
  • Support procurement, commissioning, and initial trial builds
  • Support the shop floor through live issue resolution
  • Lead large scale part movements and ensure safety
  • Provide Design for Manufacturing feedback to both the additive and structures teams
  • Develop strong working relationships with Engineering and Additive Development teams
  • Generate the build CONOPS and schedule
  • Generate work instructions, specifications, and best practices
  • Assist with building and developing the manufacturing team

Relativity Space offers an engaging workplace that focuses on cutting-edge additive manufacturing techniques for building reusable rockets, positioning itself at the forefront of the space technology industry. The company's commitment to reducing complexity and costs in rocket launches aligns with the burgeoning demands of the space infrastructure market, making it an ideal environment for professionals passionate about innovation and growth in aerospace engineering.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



Long Beach, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health, dental & vision coverage

Wellness stipend



11 company holidays

Generous PTO policy

Monthly lunches, game nights, & offsite events

Parental leave

Annual learning stipend