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Broadband Integration Engineer (Starlink) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 31, 2021 10:37
Redmond, Washington

Job Description

Broadband Integration Engineer (Starlink) at SpaceX

Redmond, WA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

BROADBAND INTEGRATION ENGINEER (STARLINK)

As a member of the integration and test team, you will play a critical role in integrating, testing and evaluating the functional performance, reliability and robustness of a complex satellite communication network. You will integrate the communication system components on satellite and ground station. You will explore, assess, track, and report performance status to project leaders. You will implement tools to conduct, track and improve testing processes and effectiveness. You will ensure that satellites and ground network provide the best possible communications system performance while also ensuring compliance with our operating licenses.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Integrate communications and networking component systems

  • Develop intermediate and prototype technologies to accelerate integration and development

  • Create test plans, templates and strategies for block and system level tests to test integrated broadband communications solutions for both function and performance

  • Write scripts using common scripting languages

  • Develop, maintain and extend test automation infrastructure

  • Maintain and continuously improve test collateral and processes

  • Execute functional testing, system testing, regression and performance testing, in the laboratory and in the field

  • Configure test equipment for operation (e.g. satellite link emulator, network emulator, etc)

  • Interpret test automation results and track new and existing test failures

  • Work with component design teams to remedy test failures and improve performance

  • Prepare reports documenting test results, test coverage, KPI metrics, and communicate issues effectively with developers and managers

  • Keep abreast of latest advances in test and automation practices

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or electrical engineering

  • 1+ years of hands-on test and integration experience

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Master's degree in an engineering discipline

  • Demonstrated proficiency in C/C++ and Python

  • Knowledge of satellite and wireless communication theory

  • 3+ years of experience integrating and/or testing cellular 3G/4G/5G, WiFi, or similar protocol stacks

  • 3+ years of experience with Linux and Linux tools for automation

  • Proficiency in networking and RF

  • Familiarity with basic analog and digital components

  • Familiar with lab test equipment such as spectrum analyzers, vector signal analyzers, vector signal generator, satellite link emulator/channel emulator, network analyzers, packet load modules, and network emulators

  • Demonstrable experience in script development for test automation

  • Deep understanding in communication and signal processing theory

  • Demonstrable experience in creating test plans and setting up test beds

  • Experience with Atlassian tool suite - JIRA, Stash, Bamboo

  • Familiar with version control tool Git/Gerrit, SVN

  • Experience with design/verification of complex ASICs/FPGAs

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work independently

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Willing to work extended hours and weekends as needed

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Sourcing Specialist (Starlink Gateway) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 23:30
Redmond, Washington

Job Description

Sourcing Specialist (Starlink Gateway) at SpaceX

Redmond, WA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

SOURCING SPECIALIST (STARLINK GATEWAY)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supply chain operations: responsible for maintaining vendor delivery of goods and services according to master schedules. Update purchase orders to align with MRP dates and holding vendors accountable to delivery date expectations

  • Stakeholder management: develop and maintain key internal stakeholder relationships to evaluate sourcing models and optimize the value of products and services that support business requirements. Maintain continuous cost reduction programs; communicate, manage, and drive compliance to category strategies; provide solutions to a wide range of difficult problems

  • Contract management: responsible for managing contract documents with production, engineering, and legal, ensuring performance of the supplier to contract obligations. Understand interrelationships between contracts and terms while applying creativity and sound business reasoning to interpret application of contract to business needs

  • Strategy/sourcing: improve sourcing strategies to reduce risk and meet targets for the Starlink program including, but not limited to, payment terms, spend targets, and cost savings

  • Project management: responsible for identifying and executing cost reduction projects including planning, stakeholder coordination, timeline management, and project updates

  • Negotiations: utilize negotiations to maximize value and cost savings benefit while lowering risk

  • Analysis: responsible for advanced quantitative analysis to identify financial impacts of decisions and performance for managed categories; perform business process analysis and develop models to improve cost; collaborate with stakeholders to define service level agreements and key performance indicators for suppliers, such as: delivery of business results, cost reduction, quality and timeliness of delivery; conduct research, perform benchmarking, and gather market analysis for assigned categories

  • Supplier management: establish preferred suppliers; create and implement programs to develop, monitor, improve, and manage supply base key performance indicators

  • Efficiency: develop and lead efforts to reduce transaction quantities for assigned categories

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree or 2+ years of experience working in a supply chain, production, or engineering function

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • GPA of 3.2 or higher

  • Contract development and negotiation experience

  • Exceptional analytical and organizational skills

  • Independent problem-solving skills

  • Ability to prioritize appropriately to meet internal customer and company needs

  • Effective written and verbal communications skills, with strong ability to communicate to all levels of internal personnel

  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to respond quickly to a fast-moving and ever-changing environment

  • Conducts all activities with the highest of integrity

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to travel and communicate outside of work hours

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Civil/Structural Engineer - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 23:29
Cape Canaveral, Florida

Job Description

Civil/Structural Engineer at SpaceX

Cape Canaveral, FL, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

CIVIL/STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

As a member of the Launch Engineering team you will work with a group of elite engineers across multiple disciplines to design, build, and activate infrastructure that will enable orbital launch capability. This position is based at Cape Canaveral, FL.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead the project team, consulting engineers and contractors throughout the entirety of the civil and structural engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning process

  • Develop and issue drawings, design documentation, and reports for aerospace, industrial, and commercial type projects

  • Perform both civil and structural design and analysis calculations for structural steel and concrete

  • Write, negotiate, and manage construction contracts with subcontractors across multiple disciplines through contract close-out

  • Manage the civil and structural aspects of construction projects

  • Interact with contractors, fabricators, owners, and clients

  • Provide direct onsite engineering inspections and field observations

  • Resolve design and construction conflicts in the field in real time

  • Provide technical engineering support/information to ensure construction/maintenance complies with all standards, codes, and specifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, structural engineering, or other engineering discipline

  • 1+ years of professional experience as an engineer with a focus in design or build of structural infrastructure

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Professional Engineering (PE) license

  • Knowledge of American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) steel manual, American Concrete Institute (ACI) code 318, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 7, and International Building Code (IBC)

  • Experience with AutoCAD, Revit, or similar design software

  • Experience with SAP 2000, STAAD Pro, RISA-3D, Etabs, or similar analysis software

  • Knowledge of processes of governing permitting agencies such as building departments and/or environmental agencies

  • Understanding of other disciplines such as: mechanical, electrical, piping, geotechnical, and surveying

  • Experience with project management of major construction projects including estimating, cost control, schedule, and contractor management

  • Experience with at least three of the following project delivery phases: 1) conceptual layout and high level trade studies 2) detailed engineering design and development 3) request for proposals/quotes, contract issue 4) supervision of construction to completion 5) work punch lists and certificate of occupancy (CO) with building official

  • Sound communication skills

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to pass Air Force background check for Cape Canaveral

  • Ability to perform hands-on work in all environments (heat, cold, rain), in tight quarters or at heights

  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed

  • Ability to remain focused while working in hazardous environments, while wearing appropriate PPE

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Civil Engineer, Land Development - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 23:29
Cape Canaveral, Florida

Job Description

Civil Engineer, Land Development at SpaceX

Cape Canaveral, FL, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

CIVIL ENGINEER, LAND DEVELOPMENT

As a member of the Launch Engineering team you will work with a group of elite engineers across multiple disciplines to design, build, and activate infrastructure that will enable orbital launch capability. This position is based at Cape Canaveral, FL.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and issue drawings, design documentation, and reports for aerospace, industrial, and commercial type land development projects

  • Perform all calculations necessary for grading and drainage, stormwater control facilities, water quality, domestic water distribution, and other underground utilities

  • Drive coordination and design necessary to obtain local, state, and federal permits as it relates to land development & utility construction projects

  • Manage the civil aspects of construction projects in the field; including quality control, conflict resolution, and coordination of a multi-discipline contractor team

  • Interact with contractors, fabricators, owners, and internal clients to develop project requirements, schedule, and cost estimates prior to project implementation

  • Resolve design and construction conflicts in the field in real time

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering

  • 1+ years of professional experience in civil engineering design, analysis, and drafting

    PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • EIT or Professional Engineering (PE) license

  • 2+ years of professional experience in the civil engineering land development industry

  • Previous experience with civil design software packages like StormCAD, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS

  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil3D (grading to create a Civil 3D surface file, earthwork volume takeoffs, plan and profile creation, base model setup among other items)

  • Knowledge of processes of governing permitting and/or environmental agencies

  • Understanding of other disciplines such as electrical, piping, geotechnical, electrical and surveying

  • Experience with project management of major construction projects including estimating, cost control, schedule, and contractor management

  • Experience reading, reviewing, and approving shop and fabrication drawings, blueprints, and technical manuals

    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to pass Air Force background check for Cape Canaveral

  • Ability to perform hands-on work in all environments (heat, cold, rain), in tight quarters or at heights

  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed

  • Ability to remain focused while working in hazardous environments, while wearing appropriate PPE

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Integration Technician (Dragon Ground Operations) - 2nd Shift - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 23:29
Cape Canaveral, Florida

Job Description

Integration Technician (Dragon Ground Operations) - 2nd Shift at SpaceX

Cape Canaveral, FL, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

INTEGRATION TECHNICIAN (DRAGON GROUND OPERATIONS) - 2ND SHIFT

SpaceX is currently seeking talented individuals for a position on the Dragon Ground Operations team. As a part of the team, you will have the opportunity to utilize your knowledge, experience and creativity to develop novel solutions in human spaceflight operations and reusability. You will work on pre-flight vehicle processing, recovery and refurbishment of the next generation Dragon spacecraft, designed to take crew and cargo to low earth orbit. For human flights, you will also work on pre-flight and recovery processing of the crew during their journey to the International Space Station. You will have ownership of your work in all phases of ground operation and will directly interface with astronauts. The role will also provide an opportunity to establish aircraft like operations on Dragon and interface with the design engineers on the next generation SpaceX Mars vehicle.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Stage, set up, assemble, test and install flight hardware

  • Use precision calibrated tools: torque wrenches, micrometers and calipers

  • Hands-on operations with both large as well as small, fragile assemblies

  • Read and interpret blue prints

  • Perform work according to procedures, specifications and test instructions

  • Use various mechanical tools without instruction

  • Collaborate with Dragon operations engineers to develop and document activities

  • Processes crew immediately prior to spaceflight and upon return to Earth

  • Ensure launch services are performed on time, safely and in a professional manner

  • Performs other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • Prior experience with payload, spacecraft, aircraft or aerospace integration and/or processing

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Associate degree

  • Airframe & Powerplant license or aerospace technology certification

  • AV1200-4 certified for vehicle and electrical ground support equipment terminations

  • Familiarity with data acquisition system architecture and terminations

  • Familiarity with vehicle electrical ground support equipment architecture and hardware

  • Knowledge of pressure, temperature and flow measurement devices; mechanical and electrical systems

  • Prior experience working with launch vehicles, human spaceflight, or supporting hardware ocean recovery

  • Experience with hypergols or hazardous systems

  • Skill in operating and manipulating machinery and various hand and power tools requiring manual dexterity

  • Marine experience

  • Experience with forklifts, cranes and heavy equipment

  • A demonstrated ability in reading/understanding technical drawings, manuals and reports

  • Ability to rapidly change roles/responsibilities while working in a high-paced, challenging work environment

  • Ability to perform hydrostatic and pneumatic testing

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • This is a 2nd shift role working from 4 PM - 2 AM

  • Ability to pass Air Force background check for Cape Canaveral

  • Ability to pass SCAPE medical qualifications and be willing to perform operations in SCAPE

  • Must be willing to travel

  • Must be able to climb ladders and work in tight spaces.

  • Willing to work in extreme outdoor environments - heat, cold, rain, wind, open ocean

  • Must be willing to work all hours, and overtime, as required

  • Must be comfortable being trained to work around hypergolic propellants (MMH and NTO)

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Food Services Associate - Temporary - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 23:29
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Food Services Associate - Temporary at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

FOOD SERVICES ASSOCIATE - TEMPORARY POSITION

This opportunity is an entry level position for an individual that enjoys a fast paced environment and dynamic workload within a large team. They must be comfortable supporting task ownership within culinary, hospitality, porter, and dish teams as well as be flexible enough to switch from one to the other throughout the day as instructed by leadership. Specific daily tasks may change on short notice according to staffing and business needs. These may include, but are not limited to the following: food and beverage preparation, meal delivery, serving guests, maintaining the cleanliness of dining spaces, and stocking or distributing product. This individual should be cross-trained in more than one specific role so that they are able to fill in at a moment's notice. The food services associate position supports the mission by providing excellent customer service, flexible support, and the ability to aid in production and service of quality food and beverage options in order to boost morale and productivity within SpaceX.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist the organization by ensuring cleanliness in all on-site dining areas

  • Support maintenance of all beverage stations, food sales locations, and break areas

  • Assist with food preparation according to SpaceX quality and sanitation standards

  • Support proper product rotation and storage according to food safety requirements

  • Follow stocking routes, track inventory, and receive and distribute product around the site as instructed by leadership

  • Help the team meet time and quality standards set by supervisor

  • Setup, maintain, and breakdown a daily workstation within a kitchen or service environment

POSITION DETAILS:

This is a temporary position with SpaceX, for the length of time as stated, and is subject to change with minimal notice as business needs dictate.

  • LENGTH OF POSITION: 3 months

  • LOCATION: Hawthorne, CA

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 1+ years of experience in food preparation, customer service, or other food services support roles

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Ability to take initiative in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Possession or willingness to obtain CA food handler card

  • Experience working in a high-volume output environment

  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook primarily)

  • Sound understanding of food safety and sanitation practices

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to carry large heavy items, such as dishes in tubs or trays unassisted (up to 30 lbs.)

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time - up to 10 hours a day

  • Ability to work all shifts and available for overtime and weekends, as needed

  • Ability to perform frequent bending, stooping, and lifting of objects

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987)

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Receiving Specialist - Temporary - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Cape Canaveral, Florida

Job Description

Receiving Specialist - Temporary at SpaceX

Cape Canaveral, FL, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

RECEIVING SPECIALIST - TEMPORARY POSITION

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Acknowledge and take receipt of all incoming materials and packages, identify receipt in ERP system, and sort for transportation to identified location

  • Take direction from receiving lead and/or supervisor

  • Receive all materials/packages and transact receipt in the ERP system

  • Create/print routing labels and other required identifiers for the receipt of material/packages

  • File and maintain records of incoming paperwork

  • Responsible for system integrity in regards to all receipts

  • Maintain strict material handling practices in accordance with good practice and procedures

  • Verify all material received for conformity with accompanying paperwork, checking for damage, correct part numbers and quantity as required

  • Interface with carriers, internal customers, purchasing and other related departments to resolve problems relative to receipt and distribution of material

  • Perform good housekeeping chores in area

  • Evaluate hazardous receipts, inform requestor, and organize delivery to an appropriate location for hazardous materials

  • Review stagnant inventory reports to ensure location accuracy

POSITION DETAILS:

This is a temporary position with SpaceX, for the length of time as stated, and is subject to change with minimal notice as business needs dictate.

  • LENGTH OF POSITION: 2 months

  • LOCATION: Cape Canaveral, FL

  • SHIFT: 1sht shift

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 2+ years of receiving, precision, mechanical or electronics inspection experience

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 3+ years in a receiving, inventory or materials management role

  • Experience in a high-volume manufacturing, aerospace, automotive, or commercial aircraft environment

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications

  • Experience with GD&T and use of metrology tools and gauges

  • Good communication skills and the ability to articulate aerospace hardware and systems problems to technical professionals to initiate resolutions

  • Experience with the control of nonconforming hardware, failure/root cause analysis, corrective & preventative processes.

  • Experience operating a forklift or other material handling motorized vehicles and equipment

  • Strong computer skills, including familiarity with the Microsoft suite

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs., lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position

  • Must be willing to work overtime and weekends as needed

  • Must be willing to work in an open-aired environment, lacking temperature controls

  • Must be able to stand/walk for up to 75% of shift time

  • Ability to pass Air Force background check for Cape Canaveral

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Sourcing Manager (Valves and Actuators) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Sourcing Manager (Valves and Actuators) at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

SOURCING MANAGER (VALVES AND ACTUATORS)

SpaceX is on a fast track to become the market leader in various product categories like US based human spaceflight, rapid vehicle reusability, internet services through the Starlink constellation and other exciting projects. The SpaceX Supply Chain Department is a critical player in our operations. To capitalize on SpaceX's technological and market changing successes, our team will be part of managing an agile yet robust supply chain that will enable a competitive advantage for the company. The functions within the department include procurement, planning and fulfillment, supplier development and quality, logistics and inventory. SpaceX supply chain will play a key role in enabling SpaceX to meet these ambitious growth targets and greatly contribute in making us a multi-planetary species.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct comprehensive supplier analysis to formulate a strategic sourcing plan that identifies new/suitable suppliers, optimizes cost models and proactively ensures continuity of supply based on upcoming new product introduction campaign requirements

  • Manage the supply base by continuously improving a precise supplier selection model and documenting purchase order award strategy on a commodity by commodity basis

  • Ensure health of supply base by evaluating and selecting suppliers based on capability, quality, reliability, and price competitiveness. Ensure supplier meets all critical measures of performance by consistently auditing capacity management systems and probability of successful on time delivery

  • Analyze supplier operations to assess technical capability, equipment, and capacity for rapid deployment of new product development and long term production to implement a successful E2E product life cycle management strategy and process

  • Direct and execute initiatives that support aggressive improvements in supplier quality, total cost effectiveness, enhanced service levels, improved coordination, delivery, pricing, lead-times, payment, risk compliance and other areas as identified

  • Benchmark, track, and analyze annual performance metrics and sourcing trends against budget on a monthly basis to demonstrate continuous improvement and progress against strategic objectives

  • Develop strong relationships with internal stakeholders, understanding their needs and consulting with them to build quality procurement strategies aligned to business requirements. Be the voice of reason and push engineering to make sound design decisions that are conducive to a high performing supply plan. Drive make vs. buy decisions for new products, implement the strategy across the product lifecycle from development, qualification, first article runs through stable production

  • Execute RFIs and RFPs, document bid events through correspondence to suppliers; conduct supplier negotiations and ongoing contract management

  • Coordinate with engineering and quality organizations to determine cause of rejected material and to drive appropriate changes to ensure elimination/reduction of those quality issues

  • Administer +$1M contracts and independently negotiate supplier's contract terminology, pricing, technical requirements, scope and terms involving responsibility, liability, indemnification, intellectual property and export compliance

  • Execute purchasing transactions by issuing purchase orders for flight-critical parts

  • Consult/advise buyer/planners on strategies and tactics to ensure their success and development. Provide high-level oversight and support to ensure operational success in tactical procurement execution

  • Conduct director-level supply base health and performance scorecard and ensure executive support for the supply base management plan

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of experience working in a supply chain, production or engineering function; or advanced degree and 3+ years of experience working in a supply chain, production or engineering function; or 9+ years of experience working in a supply chain, production or engineering function

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience reading drawings and blueprints

  • Technical knowledge in a commodity (e.g. machining, castings, forgings, injection molding, electromechanical assembly, avionics, soft goods etc.)

  • Experience in sourcing from a domestic and global supply base using various contractual models

  • Proven success working on cross-functional new product introduction projects, completing cost models, and negotiating

  • Familiarity with ERP systems and purchasing/planning functions

  • Exceptional written, verbal and presentation communication skills

  • Ability to identify and resolve technical, operational and organizational problems

  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to respond quickly to a fast-moving and ever-changing environment

  • Drive and passion to learn about new technologies with a hands-on approach to develop product and manufacturing expertise

  • Able to conduct all activities with the highest of integrity

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to travel and communicate outside of work hours

  • Up to 25% travel

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Propulsion Technician (Raptor Turbopump) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Propulsion Technician (Raptor Turbopump) at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

PROPULSION TECHNICIAN (RAPTOR TURBOPUMP)

Candidates should possess a combination of solid mechanical knowledge, hands-on experience and the willingness and ability to learn. The propulsion technician is responsible for assembly and testing of rocket hardware and other critical flight components. This is a dynamic position that requires the flexibility to work on different systems, the ability to troubleshoot anomalies, and can work autonomously to defined schedules while keeping safety and quality at the forefront of everything that is done.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Clean tools, valves, regulators and maintain a professional and neat work area

  • Stage, install, set-up, test and de-stage engines

  • Troubleshoot engines and cell systems

  • Operate test cell instrumentation and uses computer network systems, as well as test units as described in the test instruction

  • Accept or reject test units based on calculated test data and results

  • Perform work according to procedures, specifications and test instructions

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 1+ years of professional hands-on experience in a manufacturing environment

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience staging, installing, removing and de-staging propulsion engines

  • A&P license

  • 2+ years of experience working on aircrafts or rocket engines

  • Knowledge of pressure, temperature and flow measurement devices; mechanical and electrical systems; and/or propulsion engines

  • Strong mathematical, basic computer, problem solving and decision-making skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team to meet aggressive schedules

  • Ability to operate and understand readouts on standard cell instrumentation: CRT screens, Daytronic vibration analyzer, and make full use of computer network systems

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • This is a 1st shift role working 5:00 AM-3:30 PM, Monday-Friday

  • Able to stand for extended periods of time - 8 hours minimum

  • Able to lift up to 25 lbs. unassisted

  • Able to stoop, bend, crawl and being able to maneuver in tight spaces

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Process Specialist, Plastic Injection Molding - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Process Specialist, Plastic Injection Molding at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

PROCESS SPECIALIST, PLASTIC INJECTION MOLDING

This role would be on the materials engineering team, supporting plastic injection molding. The materials engineering team supports materials across SpaceX via identification, development, and implementation of advanced materials and processes. You will work closely with our engineering teams in the early phases of injection molding process development and equipment commissioning to drive the development of plastic injection molding at the company. Through your work in this role, you will be enabling SpaceX to manufacture a truly unique product

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Specify, design, install, commission and validate intelligent equipment to support injection molding applications

  • Lead process development of the injection molding process through parameter optimization, DOE experiments, and trials that will lead to a robust process

  • Work closely with product design engineering teams to define requirements

  • Lead the subassembly and system level manufacturing line processes, oversee the design and assembly of tools, fixtures and automated assembly equipment or approve all manufacturing-related plastic injection molded and new assembly integration procedures

  • Oversee operator instructions, critical parameters, checklists and training materials for all molding operations, update special equipment service manuals including BOMs, drawings, wiring schematics, recommended needed processes, technical expertise, and tooling for optimization of production runs

  • Diagnose equipment failures, collect data to identify root causes and develop sustainable solutions

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in materials engineering, mechanical engineering or other engineering discipline

  • 4+ years of experience in plastic injection molding

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Master's degree or PhD in materials engineering, mechanical engineering or similar engineering discipline

  • 6+ years of experience in plastic injection molding process design, manufacturing engineering, equipment commissioning, robot programming and control systems design

  • Experience developing manufacturing processes for new and unique products

  • Experience transitioning products from prototype to production

  • Experience defining and assessing quality standards associated with common manufacturing processes including drawing specifications, limit samples, and incoming/outgoing quality control points with a proven track-record of shepherding products from tool release to mass production

  • Experience with manufacturing process like injection molding, CNC, die casting, stamping, assembly, and box build in a production setting and a good understanding of the costs and schedule and complexity associated with each process

  • Experience creating & maintaining a positive atmosphere in a collaborative work team

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Production Coordinator (Raptor Final Integration) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Production Coordinator (Raptor Final Integration) at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

PRODUCTION COORDINATOR (RAPTOR FINAL INTEGRATION)

The production coordinator is responsible for serving as a liaison between all ancillary input and output organizations to ensure that components and assembles flow smoothly through the production area to meet stringent deadlines and quality standards.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor, track, and move parts as required through the production flow to ensure timely delivery to next production location

  • Coordinate physical movement of parts through receiving inspection, stock rooms, purchasing, production resources or any applicable work center within SpaceX

  • Ensure parts are handled and protected properly and within SpaceX specifications

  • Coordinate off-site processing of parts to ensure on-time delivery as required

  • Work with the planning, procurement, engineering, and production teams to ensure MRP/ERP data is and remains clean and accurate

  • Assist with resolution of incorrect system data which is driving inappropriate demand, schedules, or could result in general failure

  • Work with production supervisors and managers to ensure all metrics driven action requirements are completed

  • Develop and maintain reports to highlight needs, deliverables and constraints as required for internal and customer use

  • Communicate part status and estimated completion dates to leadership weekly

  • Support logistics process through innovative staging of workflow as required

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong computer skills, familiar with the full suite of MS Office products

  • 1+ years of inventory experience and experience organizing files and documents

  • Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems

  • Experience in aerospace, automotive, semiconductor, or electronic manufacturing environment

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be willing to work all shifts, overtime and/or weekends as needed. Nominal hours - 1st shift: 5:00 AM - 3:30 PM

  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time - 8 hours minimum

  • Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs. unassisted

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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TIG Welder (Raptor TCA) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

TIG Welder (Raptor TCA) at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

TIG WELDER (RAPTOR TCA)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Weld, assemble, and fabricate various fluid systems and various sub-assembly components

  • Use precision calibrated tools - torque wrenches, micrometers and calipers

  • Perform work according to procedures, specifications and test instructions

  • Read and interpret technical drawings, and follow detailed work instructions

  • Use various mechanical tools without instruction

  • Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment

  • Operate forklifts, cranes and heavy equipment

  • Blend, fill, and shear sheet metal piece parts

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 3+ years of experience with TIG welding

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 5+ years of experience in welding with one or more of the following materials: stainless steel, carbon steel, Inconel, aluminum or titanium

  • Highly proficient in tube (small and large diameter up to 6-) cutting grinding and fabrication

  • Proficient in blue print reading and lay out

  • Knowledge and experience completing welds that pass visual before being X-rayed or dye penned

  • Certification with AWS D17.1 and D1.2

  • Experience with overhead cranes and forklifts

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be willing to work all shifts, overtime, and/or weekends as needed. Nominal hours are 1st shift: 5:00 AM - 3:30 PM, 2nd shift: 3:30 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Must be able to lift a min. of 25 lbs. unassisted

  • Must be able to stand for extended periods - 8 hours min

  • Must be able to stoop, bend, crawl, and being able to maneuver in tight spaces

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Sr. Software Engineer, Corporate Operations - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Sr. Software Engineer, Corporate Operations at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

SR. SOFTWARE ENGINEER, CORPORATE OPERATIONS

We're seeking a Sr. Software Engineer to build software that will support human resources, recruiting, and other essential corporate operations organizations at SpaceX. You will engage with other SpaceX teams to discover the needs of the business and write highly reliable software which improves our corporate operations. You will be responsible for the complete lifecycle of the software you create, including development, testing, and support.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Build highly reliable software solutions for HR, recruiting, and other corporate operations organizations

  • Support and enhance current HRIS systems

  • Own all aspects of software engineering and product development

  • Act as a responsible engineer for various software products

  • Research internal users' problems in order to identify efficient solutions

  • Provide strong technical leadership and focus on continuous improvement

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, math, or scientific discipline and 5+ years in software engineering, or 7+ years of professional experience in software engineering without a degree

  • Experience developing across a full-stack: web server, relational database, and client-side/front-end

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience with version control, continuous integration, and continuous delivery concepts

  • Experience developing custom reporting solutions

  • 5+ years of experience in web applications development

  • Expertise in C#., NET, SQL, HTML, CSS, AngularJS, TypeScript

  • Expertise in Python, PostgreSQL, Linux

  • Deep understanding of object-oriented programming and design principles

  • Deep understanding of testing, continuous integration, build, deployment and continuous monitoring

  • Experience scaling web applications and optimizing applications for performance

  • Solid understanding of UI/UX design to provide intuitive applications

  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to think outside the box

  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Receiving Specialist - 2nd Shift - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Receiving Specialist - 2nd Shift at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

RECEIVING SPECIALIST (STARLINK) - 2ND SHIFT

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Acknowledge and take receipt of all incoming materials and packages, identify receipt in ERP system, and sort for transportation to identified location

  • Take direction from receiving lead

  • Receive all materials/packages and transact receipt in the ERP system

  • Create/print routing labels and other required identifiers for the receipt of material/packages

  • File and maintain records of incoming paperwork

  • Responsible for system integrity in regards to all receipts

  • Maintain strict material handling practices in accordance with good practice and procedures

  • Verify all material received for conformity with accompanying paperwork, checking for damage, correct part numbers and quantity as required

  • Interface with carriers, internal customers, purchasing and other related departments to resolve problems relative to receipt and distribution of material. Processes hold packages within one week

  • Perform good housekeeping chores in area

  • Operate forklifts and material handling equipment per safety procedures

  • Evaluate hazardous receipts, inform requestor, and organize delivery to an appropriate location for hazardous materials

  • Coordinate internal receipt pickup and internal delivery service as required

  • Collaborate with various internal and external groups to coordinate return shipments

  • Review stagnant inventory reports to ensure location accuracy

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 3+ years in a shipping and receiving role

  • Experience in a high-volume manufacturing, aerospace, automotive, or commercial aircraft environment

  • Experience with an ERP system

  • Experience with scanning equipment (RF scanner, handheld scanner, etc.)

  • Strong computer skills, including familiarity with the Microsoft suite

  • Experience operating a forklift or other material handling motorized vehicles and equipment

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • This is a weekday 2nd shift role working Monday to Friday from 3:30 PM - 1:30 AM

  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs

  • Lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position

  • Must be willing to work in an open-aired environment, lacking temperature controls

  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed to meet critical deadlines

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Tooling Maintenance Technician - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Tooling Maintenance Technician at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

TOOLING MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on all custom SpaceX tooling

  • Inspect and create detailed analysis and assessment of precision tools and machines per engineering requirements

  • Maintain and repair the most advanced structures and machines in the world, such as our custom friction stir welding machines

  • Plan work to be performed and determine methods and sequence of operations working from tool design drawings or our own designs

  • Lay-out, fabricate, and assemble a variety of standard and nonstandard major jigs, fixtures, tool masters, master tooling gauges and related tooling involving compound angles and complex contours where the establishment and coordination to exacting tolerances of numerous dimensional features and reference points between several planes

  • Develop and design holding devices and jig and fixture details. Suggest changes in design involving practicability, economy and process of manufacture to proper personnel

  • Make determinations regarding fabrication and design of detail parts such as fittings, stops, locating pins and mechanical operation of jigs and submits them for approval to proper personnel

  • Set up and operate optical instruments to check overall and detailed alignment, fit, or adjustment of assemblies. Set up on surface table jigs and fixtures involving complex contours, compound angles and requiring the coordination of drill holes and location of critical points with reference to stations, butt and/or water lines

  • Use complex tool design drawings and complex engineering blueprints. Utilize model-based metrology and design software as applicable per design requirements

  • Operate various types of machine shop equipment (manual) to complete assignment as required. Identify key areas of improvement in our system and communicate these effectively to management

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 5+ years of experience in precision mechanical construction

  • 3+ years of experience with model-based metrology (e.g. laser tracker/articulated arm/coordinate measuring machine)

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Associate or technical degree

  • 3+ years of experience with model-based software

  • 8+ years of experience with model-based metrology

  • An industry recognized expert in precision construction

  • Demonstrated success at accomplishing challenging projects

  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Ability to understand reference systems and how to create them

  • Highly experienced in the interpretation of complex blueprints including: ability to identify and understand specifications, thorough understanding of GD&T (geometric dimensioning and tolerancing), and ability to comprehend sections and views

  • Experience and proficiency in Siemen's NX, model-based, design software

  • Experience and proficiency in Verisurf, model-based, metrology software

  • Self-motivated and able to work well with others

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to work all shifts, overtime and/or weekends as needed. (The estimated hours of this shift is 12:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

  • Able to lift 25-30 lbs., lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position

  • Able to work while standing on lifts and ladders

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Sr. Sourcing Specialist (Starship) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Sr. Sourcing Specialist (Starship) at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

SR. SOURCING SPECIALIST (STARSHIP)

SpaceX is on a fast track to become the market leader in various product categories like US based human spaceflight, rapid vehicle reusability, internet services through the Starlink constellation and others exciting projects. The SpaceX Supply Chain Department is a critical player in our operations. To capitalize on SpaceX's technological and market changing successes, our team will be part of managing an agile yet robust supply chain that will enable a competitive advantage for the company. The functions within the department include procurement, planning and fulfillment, supplier development and quality, logistics and inventory. SpaceX supply chain will play a key role in enabling SpaceX to meet these ambitious growth targets and greatly contribute in making us a multi-planetary species.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct comprehensive supplier analysis to formulate a strategic sourcing plan that identifies new/suitable suppliers, optimizes cost models and proactively ensures continuity of supply based on upcoming new product introduction campaign requirements

  • Manage the supply base by continuously improving a precise supplier selection model and documenting purchase order award strategy on a commodity by commodity basis

  • Ensure health of supply base by evaluating and selecting suppliers based on capability, quality, reliability, and price competitiveness. Ensure supplier meets all critical measures of performance by consistently auditing capacity management systems and probability of successful on time delivery

  • Analyze supplier operations to assess technical capability, equipment, and capacity for rapid deployment of new product development and long term production to implement a successful E2E product life cycle management strategy and process

  • Direct and execute initiatives that support aggressive improvements in supplier quality, total cost effectiveness, enhanced service levels, improved coordination, delivery, pricing, lead-times, payment, risk compliance and other areas as identified

  • Benchmark, track, and analyze annual performance metrics and sourcing trends against budget on a monthly basis to demonstrate continuous improvement and progress against strategic objectives

  • Develop strong relationships with internal stakeholders, understanding their needs and consulting with them to build quality procurement strategies aligned to business requirements. Be the voice of reason and push engineering to make sound design decisions that are conducive to a high performing supply plan. Drive make vs. buy decisions for new products, implement the strategy across the product lifecycle from development, qualification, first article runs through stable production

  • Execute RFIs and RFPs, document bid events through correspondence to suppliers; conduct supplier negotiations and ongoing contract management

  • Coordinate with engineering and quality organizations to determine cause of rejected material and to drive appropriate changes to ensure elimination/reduction of those quality issues

  • Administer +$1M contracts and independently negotiate supplier's contract terminology, pricing, technical requirements, scope and terms involving responsibility, liability, indemnification, intellectual property and export compliance

  • Execute purchasing transactions by issuing purchase orders for flight-focused Starship requirements

  • Consult/advise buyer/planners on strategies and tactics to ensure their success and development. Provide high-level oversight and support to ensure operational success in tactical procurement execution

  • Conduct director-level supply base health and performance scorecard and ensure executive support for the supply base management plan

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of experience working in a supply chain, production, or engineering function; or advanced degree; or 6+ years of experience working in a supply chain, production or engineering function

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience reading drawings and blueprints

  • Technical knowledge in a commodity (e.g. composites raw material, composite component manufacturing, machining, avionics, soft goods etc.)

  • Experience in sourcing from a global supply base using various contractual models

  • Proven success working on cross-functional new product introduction projects, completing cost models, and negotiating

  • Familiarity with ERP systems and purchasing/planning functions

  • Exceptional written, verbal and presentation communication skills

  • Ability to identify and resolve technical, operational and organizational problems

  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to respond quickly to a fast-moving and ever-changing environment

  • Able to conduct all activities with the highest of integrity

  • Understanding of block-chain powered supply chain platforms to boost efficiency, traceability, and payment processing speeds

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Position may require long hours and some nights and weekends when needed to hit critical deadlines

  • Ability to travel - up to 50% work week travel is required

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Starlink Development Engineer - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Starlink Development Engineer at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

STARLINK DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

SpaceX is developing a low latency, broadband internet system to meet the needs of consumers across the globe. Enabled by a constellation of low Earth orbit satellites, Starlink will provide fast, reliable internet to populations with little or no connectivity, including those in rural communities and places where existing services are too expensive or unreliable.

We are looking for a talented, creative, and driven development/product engineer to own and drive the technical standards & requirements needed in order to sell millions of consumer-facing devices used for communicating with Starlink. In this position you will be the technical expert on international electrical, mechanical and safety standards and will guide product design to meet these requirements. You will wear numerous hats and will get engaged on a broad set of technical fields (mechanical, electrical, RF, etc.) in order to ensure the product is safe, reliable and will serve the needs of our customers. You will serve as the main interface with international standards bodies, notified bodies, and our internal design and production teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Guide the electro-mechanical product development towards meeting electrical, safety, and radio requirements

  • Determine applicability of international technical standards to Starlink satellite terminals

  • Develop qualification test plans and oversee the third party execution of product requirements testing

  • Coordinate across electrical, mechanical, and antenna disciplines to solve design challenges

  • Obtain FCC, IEC, CSA, etc. production certifications for Starlink products

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline or physics

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 1+ years of experience managing product technical requirements

  • 1+ years of experience in mechanical or electrical product design

  • 1+ years of experience with project management (technical scope, schedule, cost)

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a highly cross-functional role

  • Outstanding project management skills

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, autonomously driven, and demanding startup atmosphere

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Vehicle Cost Analyst - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Vehicle Cost Analyst at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

VEHICLE COST ANALYST

The Vehicle Cost Analyst is a key member of the finance organization and will be involved in many aspects of finance and accounting. You will be a key contributor in automating processes, providing visibility into analytics, collaborating across various groups, managing projects, and tracking the cost of our Falcon, Dragon, and Starship vehicles. This role is responsible for driving down cost per kilogram to orbit.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Integrate with all levels of the business to understand hardware design and manufacturing processes and rapidly answer tactical business questions through analytical frameworks

  • Cultivate a deep understanding of vehicle architecture, including design and manufacturing processes as well as vehicle operations during test and flight

  • Implement costing models and processes across a variety of products (which could include Falcon, Dragon, and Starship), providing our business partners with meaningful insights into their hardware

  • Design PowerBI dashboards and create reports for product costs, inventory data, and operational execution for design engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain

  • Work with engineering, supply chain, and manufacturing to create and maintain product introduction and improvement roadmaps

  • Forecast future unit costs with cross-functional teams and track progress

  • Build data analysis tools and queries to support vehicle cost and labor analysis throughout all phases of the hardware lifecycle, including design, initial build, flight, and refurbishment

  • Help create and maintain data infrastructure upon which other teammates and business partners can build ad-hoc or department specific reporting

  • Provide ad-hoc support in adding visualizations or filters on top of existing dashboards

  • Review and update standard costs and bill of materials with labor, burden and outside service costs

  • Partner with application software teams on integration of manufacturing execution system data into cost analysis tools

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, finance, statistics, operations management, mathematics, or other technical discipline

  • 2+ years of experience in finance, business operations, or engineering

  • Experience with SQL

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Advanced Excel modeling capabilities

  • Understanding and knowledge of manufacturing processes and supply chain functions

  • Experience supporting engineering or manufacturing process improvements

  • Experience extracting and analyzing information out of massive, complex and, in some cases, disparate datasets

  • Proven experience in performance tuning of Power BI dashboards and reports

  • Microsoft SQL Server development experience, or equivalent training or certification

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to regularly interface with executive management

  • Ability to uncover and develop data-oriented stories that resonate with business partners/executive audiences

  • Experience with building data infrastructure (e.g., designing architecture, building data pipelines, implementing scalable monitoring) and implementing reporting solutions

  • Adept at data prep, data modeling, and data visualization

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Sr. Purchasing Analyst - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Sr. Purchasing Analyst at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

SR. PURCHASING ANALYST

The Sr. Purchasing Analyst is a key role within our finance organization with executive level visibility. The successful candidate will interface with all aspects of the company, including production, engineering, sales, program management, accounting, and executive management. This individual will possess strong analytical skills to provide insights to the business for large spend decisions, as well as a keen sense for optimizing team productivity through process improvement and automation of non-value add tasks.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create reports, tools, and standardized metrics for operational measurement and improvement, using software such as Microsoft Excel and Power BI

  • Work with cross-functional teams to understand current processes and identify systematic gaps, then drive system enhancements to optimize productivity or process improvement

  • Identify and drive projects to automate non-value add essential processes within the purchasing department to remove the need for human intervention in remedial tasks

  • Develop and enhance tools for the purchasing team to utilize that focus on spend trends, team productivity metrics, and workload balancing across the organization

  • Conduct in-depth analyses through SQL queries and other data analysis methods to dive into problems and identify trends for decision making

  • Own system maintenance and data integrity, and troubleshoot with other departments as necessary

  • Test software updates and push corrections to system bugs affecting purchasing team's primary internal applications

  • Train users and leaders on system developments or enhancements, and assist in troubleshooting

  • Analyze and interpret financial data for use in management reviews and decision making

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 4+ years of professional experience in purchasing, supply chain, finance operations, business, economics, or engineering

  • 1+ years using SQL and Excel in business analysis, project management, or ERP systems support

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, business, finance or accounting

  • Experience with PowerBI, Jira, Tableau, and Confluence

  • Experience acting as a finance subject matter expert in the optimization of various enterprise resource planning (ERP) business tools and applications

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel, SQL, Tableau, OLAP tools, applied business analytics and statistics, forecasting, and general modeling experience of complex non-linear systems

  • Ability to analyze data and check for accuracy/errors in dataset based on process and system knowledge

  • Strong knowledge of supply chain and finance functions, with experience in cross functional projects for business process enhancement/automation

  • MBA preferred

  • Experience working within manufacturing or technology organizations

  • Strong presentation skills with the ability to regularly interface with executive management

  • Strong leadership skills and have a high level of responsibility and ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-pace environment

  • Ability to frame unstructured and complex analytical problems to a broad audience

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Tube Bender (Raptor Tube Shop) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:19
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Tube Bender (Raptor Tube Shop) at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

TUBE BENDER (RAPTOR TUBE SHOP)

Candidates should possess a combination of solid mechanical knowledge, hands-on experience and the willingness and ability to learn. As a tube bender on the SpaceX precision tube fabrication team, you will be responsible for the successful fabrication of precision tube assemblies that support projects that make up Raptor engine and Starship vehicle as well as all SpaceX development projects, launch pad operations and engine testing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set-up and operate CNC rotary draw bending machines while conforming to tight tolerances

  • Set-up and operate of CNC tube cutting equipment

  • Put safety as a number one priority

  • Keep a clean, organized, and thoroughly maintained work space

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate

  • 5+ years of tube bending experience in a manufacturing environment

  • 1+ years of experience tube bending aerospace components

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience working with Inconel, titanium, aluminum and stainless steel

  • Experience working with close tolerances

  • Experience with a tube bending machine

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • This is a 1st shift role working from 5:00 AM - 3:30 PM, overtime and weekends as needed

  • Must be able to lift a min. of 25 lbs unassisted

  • Must be able to stand for extended periods - 8 hours minimum

  • Must be able to stoop, bend, crawl, and maneuver in tight spaces

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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ASIC Design Engineer (Starlink) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:18
Redmond, Washington

Job Description

ASIC Design Engineer (Starlink) at SpaceX

Redmond, WA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

ASIC DESIGN ENGINEER (STARLINK)

Starlink has been focused on building the world's largest constellation of satellites to provide internet to 4-bilion underserved people and bring the world closer together. The Starlink Silicon team is seeking motivated, proactive, and intellectually curious design engineers who can work with world-class cross-discipline teams (systems, firmware, architecture, design, validation, product engineering). In this role, you will develop silicon projects that are driving cutting-edge next-generation ASIC/FPGA designs for deployment in space and ground infrastructures. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on self-starter who can execute the steps required to fully verify a complex digital design.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design digital ASICs for Starlink projects, implementing complex SoC blocks and SoC integration tasks

  • Implement or integrates design blocks using Verilog/SystemVerilog

  • Participate in the design process starting with high-level conceptual and architectural discussions and ending with micro architecture and design partition within the ASIC and/or FPGA

  • Participate in all phases of ASIC and/or FPGA design flow (e.g. synthesis, timing closure)

  • Bring-up and validate ASICs and FPGAs in the lab

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science

  • 1+ years of experience working with ASICs and/or FPGAs

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • ASIC/SoC system integration experience

  • Software design and development skills

  • Excellent scripting skills (csh/bash, Perl, Python etc.)

  • Experience with EDA tools such as HDL simulators (e.g. VCS, Questa, IES), HDL Lint tools (e.g. Spyglass), FPGA tools (e.g. Xilinx Vivado, Altera Quartus II)

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with changing needs and requirements

  • Team-player, can-do attitude and ability to work well in a group environment while still contributing on an individual basis

  • Enjoys being challenged and learning new skills

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be willing to travel when needed (typically <10%)

  • Willing to work extended hours and weekends as needed to hit critical milestones

  • This position can be based in either Redmond, WA or Irvine, CA

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Firmware Engineer (Starlink) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:18
Mountain View, California

Job Description

Firmware Engineer (Starlink) at SpaceX

Mountain View, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

FIRMWARE ENGINEER (STARLINK)

One of the most ambitious missions that SpaceX has undertaken to date, the Starlink network is our solution to providing reliable internet to the entire world. We are looking for a talented engineer to help design processes and systems for a factory that will output millions of user terminals (a SpaceX designed and manufactured product that consumers will have in their homes to access our network).

The success of Starlink depends on the quality, reliability, cost, manufacturability, throughput, and security of the products that we deliver. If you seek a fast-paced, dynamic environment; if you thrive on solving difficult problems where resolutions have high impact; and if you love the challenge of building something from scratch, then this role will be an ideal next career step.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop, implement, and document production and provisioning tests for hardware products.

  • Create customer-facing documentation for testing devices in customer products.

  • Rigorously test new and existing hardware devices to maintain the highest level of quality.

  • Work directly with hardware engineers to assist with testing products during the design phase.

  • Occasionally help support customer technical / debugging issues.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline.

  • 2+ years of experience testing integrated hardware and software systems.

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Advanced engineering degree.

  • Experience developing new tests for hardware devices, and capable of extrapolating existing tests to cover aspects that have not yet been considered.

  • Ability to read and understand schematic diagrams.

  • Proficient with test equipment such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzers.

  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented with a strong bias toward rigor, precision, and process.

  • Experience with RF, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, SDR systems, etc.

  • Surface mount component rework experience.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed. Occasional travel to other sites may be required.

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Field Environmental & Safety Technician - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:18
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Field Environmental & Safety Technician at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

FIELD ENVIRONMENTAL & SAFETY TECHNICIAN

We're looking for a Field Environmental & Safety Technician to implement and maintain regulatory requirements relating to OSHA, RCRA, EPA, and DOT. They will also be responsible for working with engineers and technicians daily to ensure our facility can support SpaceX production and launch goals while meeting all environmental, health, and safety objectives.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for environmental compliance with all applicable regulations including but not limited to AQMD, LACSD, RWQCB, EPA/RCRA, DOT and CUPA

  • Perform tasks related to Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulatory hazardous waste handling, storage and disposal requirements

  • Monitor and manage levels of hazardous waste at each department's satellite accumulation area

  • Ensure all waste is properly labeled

  • Ensure all waste is properly stored, according to its classification

  • Accurately record and maintain 90-day hazardous waste drum logs, hazardous waste sign in sheets, VOC solvent usage logs

  • Accurately perform all required hazardous waste and hazardous material storage area inspections

  • Coordinate waste shipments with EHS supervisor and waste disposal contractor

  • Perform tasks related to spill response/prevention

  • Implement the spill prevention countermeasures and control plan (SPCC) throughout the facility

  • Order and maintain adequate spill supplies: spill pads, empty drums, secondary containment, and other equipment necessary to maintain safe handling and correct disposal of hazardous waste

  • Perform environmental compliance and due diligence audits

  • Manage hazardous materials; ensure all hazardous material are labeled and stored properly in the storage areas

  • Perform boots on the ground safety oversight by identifying and correcting work place hazards and unsafe conditions

  • Monitor employee exposure to job and chemical hazards as regulated by Cal OSHA permissible exposure limits

  • Assist in the implementation and compliance of site-specific safety policies

  • Assist in the creation of job hazard analysis and personal protective equipment (PPE) assessments

  • Conduct and/or coordinate employee safety and environmental training programs and assist with emergency response training drills

  • Perform department specific safety surveys using inspection forms to ensure employees are utilizing safe work practices such as utilizing proper PPE, minimizing trip hazards, wearing fall protection etc.

  • Ensure notification and corrective actions are put in place when any unsafe condition is presented or found throughout the site

  • Perform inspections of the site's emergency response equipment

  • Assist in accident/mishap investigations when necessary

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2+ years of experience implementing and overseeing aspects related to an environmental, health and safety program

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience in managing hazardous waste storage and satellite accumulation areas

  • Experience in performing boots on the ground safety oversight

  • Experience implementing/developing health and safety plans and policies

  • Experience with emergency response crews in incidents involving hazardous and non-hazardous material releases to air, soil and water

  • Experience using Windows operating systems, Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)

  • Demonstrated strong propensity for hands-on work and attention to detail in either academic or career pursuits

  • Ability to multi-task, to manage shifting priorities and to follow through on projects with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work in a construction/industrial environment

  • Ability to communicate well with technicians and engineers

  • Strong organizational and communication skills are essential

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to work in a high-concentration, fast-paced environment.

  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs

  • Ability to work overtime when necessary

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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Equipment Reliability Engineer - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:18
Hawthorne, California

Job Description

Equipment Reliability Engineer at SpaceX

Hawthorne, CA, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

EQUIPMENT RELIABILITY ENGINEER

As rocket, spacecraft, and engine production continue to push new bounds in order to satisfy the growing demands of the space industry, the complex and ever-evolving critical equipment required to build, integrate, and test our products must work harder than ever. Equipment Reliability Engineers hold the keys to the production machine; they not only help identify some of the most risk-heavy SpaceX production assets, but they technically diagnose, advise, implement, and execute a strategic path forward at the equipment-level to promote system reliability, minimize losses, and maximize critical asset efficiencies across the SpaceX factories.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with project engineering to ensure the reliability and sustainability of new and modified installations

  • Guide efforts to ensure consistency and maintainability of critical equipment

  • Own equipment improvement plans for preventative maintenance strategies, equipment effectiveness, and minimization of production downtime

  • Define, design, develop, monitor and refine an asset maintenance plan that includes:

  • Complete asset documentation package for review of system mechanical design, controls, and software

  • Preventive maintenance tasks performed by machine operators and experienced maintenance technicians

  • Condition based maintenance triggers driven by sensor data

  • Comprehensive BOM development and selection of critical spare parts

  • Effective utilization of predictive and other non-destructive testing methodologies designed to identify and isolate inherent reliability problems

  • Iterative design improvements

  • Develop engineering solutions to repetitive failures and equipment-specific problems that adversely affect manufacturing operations by applying:

  • Root-cause and root-cause failure analysis (RCA, RCFA)

  • Failure mode effects and criticality analysis (FMEA, FMECA)

  • Fault tree analysis

  • Work with production to perform analyses of assets including:

  • Asset utilization rate

  • Overall equipment effectiveness

  • Operational restrictions

  • Other parameters that define operating condition, reliability and costs of assets

  • Provide technical support to production, maintenance management and technical personnel

  • Manage production requests for asset improvement, controls functions, and data collection

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline

  • Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing, reliability, or operations role (internship or project experience qualifies)

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 2+ years of experience in a maintenance engineering role and reliability in a high-volume manufacturing, testing or operational environment

  • Hands-on experience with equipment control systems, machinery, tooling and industrial automation

  • Developed understanding of mechanical, fluid, and electrical component functions

  • Ability to read and understand equipment schematics, P&ID, GD&T and OEM manuals

  • Familiarity with aerospace manufacturing and test equipment; CNC, SMT, 3D printing, robotics, tooling, furnaces, chillers, etc.

  • Experience working with CMMS programs such as Maximo, SAP, Infor

  • Basic understanding of maintenance and reliability KPIs; OEE, MTBF, MTTR

  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Detail oriented, organized, and able to demonstrate a high sense of urgency

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Physical effort including standing, lifting, and carrying equipment up to 30 lbs. unassisted

  • Ability to work in outdoor environments as needed

  • Must be available to work extended hours and some weekends

  • Willing to travel for short trips as needed, up to 10% travel

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/?id=ddtc_kb_article_page&sys_id=24d528fddbfc930044f9ff621f961987) .



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Launch Operations Engineer (Starship) - SpaceX
Posted: Oct 29, 2021 10:18
Brownsville, Texas

Job Description

Launch Operations Engineer (Starship) at SpaceX

Brownsville, TX, United States

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

LAUNCH OPERATIONS ENGINEER (STARSHIP)

SpaceX is currently seeking an individual to join a team of launch operations engineers and launch specialists in Starbase. As a launch operations engineer on the Starship launch operations engineering group, you will have the opportunity to utilize your multi-disciplinary knowledge, experience, and creativity to develop solutions to launch operations with the goal of maximizing efficiency without sacrificing safety or reliability. The Starship launch operations team operates various different facilities in Starbase including suborbital pad A, suborbital pad B, orbital pad A and in the near future orbital pad B as well as launch operations on the offshore platforms. You will be ultimately responsible for the success of all hazardous operations such as cryoproof, static fire, flight, orbital operations, and post-landing safing. This includes ensuring both ground and vehicle software and hardware has been verified and tested to meet the requirements of SpaceX launch vehicles. You will also be responsible for the successful identification, development, and execution of software, hardware and process upgrades to drive towards a physics-based launch-to-launch cadence with increased reliability and decreased cost.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform flight control duties, commanding ground and vehicle systems, to achieve test and launch campaign objectives on the Starship test/launch sites

  • Streamline integrated vehicle and pad operations with the goal of making spaceflight operations as robust and efficient as aircraft operations

  • Design state machines and write launch pad control software in our in-house control language, write supporting unit tests in Python

  • Work closely with hardware design teams to improve future designs and operational processes and drive towards a physics-based launch-to-launch cadence

  • Use fluid dynamic, thermodynamic, low voltage electrical, and mechanical system knowledge to provide guidance to teams as they troubleshoot and resolve issues in a fast-paced environment

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, physics, computer science, or other engineering discipline

  • Experience with one or more of the following software patterns: real time systems, state machine design and defensive programming

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience working at a rocket launch/test facility and supporting launch/test campaigns

  • Experience coordinating and executing large projects requiring multi-disciplinary knowledge, scheduling of resources, and coordinating with vendors and other support teams

  • Demonstrated expertise with instrumentation and control components (pressure transducers, thermocouples, RTDs, strain gauges, accelerometers, flow meters, load cells, relays, solenoid, pneumatic valves, etc.)

  • Demonstrated expertise in core planning tools such as shop floor, manufacturing planning, and test plans

  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) and the ability to clearly and concisely articulate complex problems to a wide variety of audiences

  • Experience testing and operating with or around hazardous systems (high pressure, high energy, hazardous gases and fluids, etc.)

  • Knowledge of engineering standards and best practices such as ASME B31.3, ASME BPV Code Section VIII, NFPA, NEC, and AFSPCMAN 91-710

  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure, fast paced environment

  • Strong work ethic and drive to for constant improvement balanced with the ability to work effectively in a team environment

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be willing to work weekends and night shifts as needed

  • Must be willing to travel to other launch sites in support of operational activities and launches; travel requirement is up to 15%

  • Ability to pass Air Force background checks for Cape Canaveral and Vandenberg

ITAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 (http://pmddtc.state.gov/regulations_laws/itar.html) .

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.



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