Virgin Galactic www.VirginGalactic.com (SPCE:NYSE) Virgin Galactic recognizes that the answers to many of the challenges we face in sustaining life on our beautiful but fragile planet, lie in making better use of space.
Sending people to space has not only expanded our understanding of science, but taught us amazing things about human ingenuity, physiology and psychology.
From space, we are able to look with a new perspective both outward and back. From space, the borders that are fought over on Earth are arbitrary lines. From space it is clear that there is much more that unites than divides us.
If you are looking for a challenging opportunity that will ignite your passion for designing cool and innovative products, are exceptionally creative, are a great problem solver, and can make things happen - apply today!
Virgin Galactic (VG) is seeking an experienced and motivated Liaison Systems/Structures Engineer to join our diverse engineering team. The successful candidate will be able to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment where strong communication and teaming/collaboration skills are required to ensure operation and mission requirements are met. You must possess strong problem-solving skills and serve as an engineering liaison between design engineering, maintenance and quality to assure timely execution of maintenance and operations for our Spaceflight assets. This is a full-time position located in Las Cruces, New Mexico with direct work occurring at the home of Virgin Galactic’s commercial operations at Spaceport America. Any applicant who applies for this role must be able to relocate to Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Is This Job Right for You?
You must be interested in advancing the state of commercial space technology, specifically ground-breaking, cost effective, passenger carrying, rocket propulsion systems. The Virgin Galactic space line is to set the gold standard for safety, reliability and performance.
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.
Virgin Galactic is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Galactic 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.