Structures Engineer / Analyst SpaceX
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Structures Engineer / Analyst
Structures Engineering | Hawthorne, CA, United States
SpaceX is a US based advanced technology company founded by residing CEO and CTO, Elon Musk. SpaceX builds rockets and spacecraft from the ground up; including electronics, software, vehicle structures, and engines. Our development and production efforts represent some of the most dynamic and challenging technology and engineering systems in the world.
We pride ourselves on being a meritocracy where employees are defined by their capabilities and contributions, instead of title or tenure. We are actively seeking the best and brightest minds from all industries and technologies to continue to build our world class team.
Our employees thrive in a fast-paced environment focused on innovation and high levels of personal responsibility. At SpaceX we cut through the noise and believe in the essentials of hardcore engineering. We build it, test it, and fly it.
SpaceX designs and builds complete vehicle assemblies in-house including: primary structures, liquid bi-propellant rocket engines, avionics electronics, and various ground support equipment. This position pertains primarily to the analysis of primary vehicle structures.
We are seeking an experienced Structural Engineer for our team with strong analysis background.
- Develop load paths and conduct preliminary sizing of structures using both metallic and composite materials.
- Perform structural analysis of primary and secondary structures (including Finite Element Modeling and hand calculations).
- Work with a team to perform rapid conceptual design, analysis, and testing cycles on development hardware (may include CAD modeling and testing oversight as needed)
- Provide guidance and mentorship to other analysts.
SpaceX offers one of the best environments in the world for employees to learn, build real working systems and tackle exciting challenges every day. We operate in a fun, casual work environment and have great benefits including: competitive salary, stock options, medical/dental insurance and free gym memberships. By joining the SpaceX team, you are not just a part of history, you are making it.
- Minimum BSME, BSCE or BS degree in related area
- Experience with NASTRAN, FEMAP, MATLAB or LS-DYNA (or similar) software is desired
- Experience with Unigraphics NX6 (or later version) is a big plus
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, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant 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.
Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resource Department at (310) 363-6000.
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