Integration & Test Engineer II
Posted on 3/15/2023

10,001+ employees

Designs, manufactures, & launches rockets and spacecrafts
Company Overview
SpaceX's mission is to make humanity multiplanetary. The company is working on a next generation of fully reusable launch vehicles that will be the most powerful ever built, capable of carrying humans to Mars and other destinations in the solar system.
McGregor, TX, USA
Experience Level
QA & Testing
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline or physics
  • 1+ years of hands-on engineering experience (design teams and previous internships qualify)
  • Systems engineering experience, ability to understand multi-disciplinary integrated systems
  • Experience creating, reading, and interpreting electrical and fluid schematics
  • Experience with integration and testing of propulsion and/or electrical systems
  • Experience in planning and execution of complex test operations
  • Experience developing test software, automation
  • Experience writing test plans, procedures and providing go/no-go judgment and rationale
  • Ability to work on ladders, lifts, and at elevated heights (up to 300 feet) with proper PPE
  • Ability to respond to emergencies to support priority projects, missions, and launches
  • Available to work extended hours and weekends as needed based on site operational needs; flexibility is required
  • Must be able to work in extreme outdoor environments when needed - heat, cold, wind, rain, etc
  • Must be able to work in an environment requiring exposure to fumes, odors, and noise
  • Must be willing to travel to other SpaceX sites when needed (up to 20%)
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here
  • Leads troubleshooting and diagnostic efforts of engine issues in the field
  • Support integration and testing of R&D hardware to inform future designs and improve on engine performance and reliability
  • Manages changes and upgrades to a large fleet of engines
  • Develops standards and processes to increase reliability and decrease process time
  • Authors work instructions to address both nominal and off nominal engine work
  • Interfaces with design, build, and systems engineering as well as production leadership and technicians in the field
  • Contributes to the development the Raptor production line, and provides feedback to design engineering to maximize efficiency and minimize cost/ton to orbit