Work to build humanity’s future in space — enable people to go to the moon, Mars, and beyond.

Made in Space, Inc. is developing breakthrough manufacturing technologies for space and terrestrial spin-offs.

Our goal: radically change the way we do space missions today by building everything you need for space, in space.

Among many other projects, Made In Space has partnered with NASA to launch the first 3D printer to the International Space Station in 2014.

 Job Overview:

+ Create test stand concepts, fabrication drawings, wiring schematics, and instrumentation lists
+ Design and analyze structures, fluid systems and mechanisms
+ Supervise the integration of test stands including fabrication, mechanical assembly and data/control systems
+ Operate test stands with great attention to detail. (Structural tests have very little margin for error, so attention to detail is a crucial and essential characteristic of a structural test engineer.)
+ Performing wiring schematics


+ B.S. in an engineering related discipline is required
+ At least one year of experience using CAD software
+ Hands-on internship, lab, or project experience involving aerospace systems and/or advanced manufacturing systems
+ Excitement about space and a startup environment
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+ Must be a “U.S. person” as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15)
+ 2-5+ years experience

Preferred Skills and Experience:

+ Experience with Unigraphics (NX)
+ Experience doing finite element analysis (FEA)
+ Data acquisition and controls experience
+ Test experience
+ Hands-on design and fabrication experience
+ Demonstrated ability to drive projects to completion
+ Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
+ Experience with 3D printers

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