VOX Space, LLC is a US-incorporated, wholly-owned subsidiary of Virgin Orbit, LLC. VOX Space provides the national security community of the USA and allied nations with responsive, dedicated, and affordable launch services for small satellites bound for Low Earth Orbit. Headquartered in Manhattan Beach, California, VOX Space can provide study, analysis, integration, and launch services using Virgin Orbit's LauncherOne, while ensuring our customer’s critical information is protected.
VOX Space is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to perform system analysis, payload integration process support, and risk tracking, mitigation and verification for our programs utilizing the LauncherOne vehicle. It is desired that the candidate has a strong systems engineering background with expertise in structures and working knowledge of other disciplines such as integration, test, propulsion, avionics, mission design, and/or launch operations. This Senior Systems Engineer works hand-in-hand with the Mission & Program Managers to assist in the technical backing for their on-time and on-budget program execution. Requirements management, structural analysis, and CAD modeling expertise are expected in this position. The role requires follow-through and initiative to ensure VOX Space meets their obligations. This is a full-time position at VOX Spaces’ facility in Manhattan Beach, California.
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*The Employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.
Physical and/or Additional Requirements
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 ITAR (22 CFR §120.15) or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
The VOX Space organization has a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. You will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to “check your ego at the door,” be a self-starter and possess a sense of humility. You will be helping to start VOX Space from the ground up, so you will be flexible in day-to-day work assignments. You will work well under customer time pressure and thrive on being given challenges and responsibility. You will communicate clearly and be confident and persuasive. You will have a high level of integrity and understand the need of complete confidentiality.
Position requires you have a current clearance, or are able to pass an appropriate background check for a TS/SCI.
VOX Space is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with VOX Space 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.