Virgin Orbit, LLC

2023 Summer Internship - Multiple Departments (Non-Technical)

Job Locations US-CA-Long Beach
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Long Beach, CA



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Who we are



At Virgin Orbit, we are launching the small satellite revolution, enabling missions that were previously unimaginable. We are delivering Virgin’s legendary customer experience by combining advanced technology with a diligent, hard-working team. We have built a workplace and a workforce of the future, knowing that our decisions and investments of today are launching the industries of tomorrow. We have engaged a diverse and inclusive community of doers and dreamers alike, empowering all those working today to build satellites and constellations that will change the world.

At Virgin Orbit, we are opening space for good. Search all of our job openings on our career portal.


Position Summary

Virgin Orbit is searching for superhero Interns who stand strong in the face of complex challenges. As an Intern, you will work with the entire company, work alongside the brightest in the industry, and help shape the future of Virgin Orbit! We’ll bring the rockets, you bring a great work ethic, a love for space, and your credibility. These are 12-week long internships in the summer of 2023 and we have multiple non-technical positions available in beautiful Long Beach, California.


We have multiple non-technical internships available within our corporate office departments such as Human Resources, Marketing, Supply Chain, and so much more!


Deadline to apply: Sunday, October 16th, 2022


Expected start dates:

Monday, May 22nd, 2023

Monday, June 19th, 2023


Virgin Orbit provides housing accommodations to those who qualify. If selected to be part of our Internship Program and if you qualify for housing options, Virgin Orbit may provide accommodations for the selected intern only; any additional roommates, including but not limited to family, friends, and other acquaintances, are not permitted and are the responsibility of the selected intern.

Your Mission

  • Help Virgin Orbit do our part to make the world a better place
  • Constantly learn new things—and share them with your team members
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What you bring

If you want to join us, you’d better have all of these…

  • Academic excellence (GPA of 3.0 or higher) and community involvement in a Junior or Senior class standing
  • Ability and willingness to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment
  • Driven, highly motivated, and committed to improvement
  • Ability to add something unique and positive to our team
  • Generally high level of all-around awesomeness
  • Strong administration/time management skills
  • Must be able to provide proof of US-approved Covid-19 full vaccination status, unless otherwise exempted by an approved reasonable medical or religious accommodation from Virgin Orbit

… and you should probably have a bunch of these, too.

  • Currently enrolled in an ABET accredited university, pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in any business-related majors
  • A top-notch education including formal training, awards, internship experience, high GPA, a top of class student
  • Skilled with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Experience leading and managing complex projects across various stakeholders
  • Ability to work under pressure and with ‘on the spot’ priority situations in a quick and effective manner
  • Passion for space exploration and a firm belief in the utility of affordable access to space

ITAR 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.


Personal Requirements

Our idea of a happy life: build rockets, work with brilliant people, serve purposeful customers, and open access to space. Sir Richard Branson’s belief is “If you get the perfect mix of people working for your company, you have a far greater chance of success.” From the very start, we have placed top priority on growing and fostering a team of creative, diverse, and talented women and men.

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Virgin Orbit is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Orbit 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.


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