Full-Time

New Graduate Engineer

Mechanical/Aerospace

Updated on 5/23/2024

VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$90k - $108kAnnually

+ Equity

Entry

Long Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
CAD
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or a related field
  • Proficiency in CAD software (e.g., SolidWorks, CATIA) for 3D modeling and simulation
  • 6+ months of prior internship experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a professional team environment
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt in a dynamic startup environment
  • Engineering problem-solving capabilities
  • Application of technical skills outside of the classroom (examples include: extracurricular projects, volunteering, personal projects, laboratory research, or prior internship/work experience)
  • Self-directed with a positive attitude and team spirit
  • Ability to be on-site daily at our HQ in Long Beach, Hawthorne, or Mojave
  • Ability to work evenings and/or weekends as needed
Responsibilities
  • Apply your prior knowledge to real-world applications in the space industry
  • Work collaboratively with a talented team of experienced and diverse engineers

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

0%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

505%