Propulsion Manufacturing Engineer I
Posted on 2/15/2024
INACTIVE
Relativity Space

1,001-5,000 employees

Manufactures and launches 3D printed reusable rockets
Company Overview
Relativity Space is a pioneering force in the commercial launch industry, utilizing 3D printing technology to create reusable rockets that meet the increasing demand for space infrastructure. Their successful launch of Terran 1, the world's largest 3D printed object, has proven the viability of their manufacturing approach and paved the way for the development of Terran R, their medium-to-heavy lift reusable rocket. With a culture of continuous iteration and a focus on reducing vehicle complexity and cost, Relativity Space is leading the industry in the application of additive manufacturing to aerospace design and production.
Robotics & Automation
Hardware
AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

62%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Research & Development
Mechanical Engineering
Design Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Degree in engineering or related technical field and 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong communication skills, and ability to write detailed work instructions and process plans
  • Strong hands-on acumen with hardware
  • Ability to effectively investigate, resolve and screen hardware non-conformances
  • Ability to drive failure investigation efforts, root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action(s)
  • Ability to work with and train technicians
  • Ability to work with vendors to get parts made quickly and reliably
  • Familiarity with Additive Manufacturing, Subtractive Manufacturing and associated precision inspection techniques
  • Knowledge of general assembly and test procedures, including tolerance stack-up analysis, structural proof testing and pressurized leak checks
  • Familiarity with GD&T and industry specifications
Responsibilities
  • Own and develop the processes for processing printed and machined components
  • Serve as the main point-of-contact between the manufacturing and design teams
  • Work with design engineers to ensure as-built hardware meet all aspects of the intended design
  • Develop processes and procedures for post-processing of 3D printed parts and recommend design adaptations to improve reliability and throughput
  • Manage relationships with external suppliers and ensure on-time delivery of hardware