Millennium Space Systems is looking for hands-on engineers who are passionate about developing revolutionary space systems. You will join a small, close-knit team working to support some of the most demanding and important space systems customers in the Country.
Breaking with Tradition
American aerospace is experiencing a renaissance – and among its leaders are the organizations and people who are breaking with tradition to reformulate and invigorate an industry. Employee-owned Millennium Space Systems is helping spearhead that change.
Millennium brings a unique and disciplined entrepreneurial culture to this space renaissance. We don't subscribe to the traditional thinking that cost and schedule are secondary attributes of space systems.
We bring a spirit of innovation and teamwork, coupled with a get-it-done approach to deliver solid, measurable results.
We are colleagues and fellow innovators; seasoned engineers, software developers, and technicians working together to deliver affordable solutions from inception through implementation; from fabrication through launch. We are enthusiastic partners looking for new team members who share our enthusiasm and dedication.
Note: Due to the International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR), only U.S. Persons are eligible for employment at Millennium Space Systems.
Junior Creative Media Designer
El Segundo, CA
Product Development and Programs
Overview As a Junior Designer at Millennium Space Systems, you will be working with the Creative Media Designer on a range of ambitious and innovative products to develop your existing skills. Responsible for helping drive the creative direction of campaigns and various design tasks, an understanding of typography, layout, grid systems, and color theory will be needed to help produce the best work possible.
Working knowledge of the following software and skills is required:
Adobe Photoshop CC
Adobe InDesign CC
Adobe Illustrator CC
Adobe Muse CC
Adobe Acrobat Pro
Taking photos with a Canon DSLR camera (EOS Rebel T5i)
Batch post-processing in Adobe Lightroom
Experience with linear video editing tools such as Adobe Premiere
Mac OS X environment
Communication is a huge part of the job, so the junior designer must feel confident enough to contribute to the entire creative process. Keeping a finger on the pulse of current trends is also key when moving towards brand promotion and recognition. An up-to-date portfolio targeted to the skill set, industry knowledge and discipline is absolutely required for the position. Applicants who do not submit a portfolio will not be considered for the position.
The specific details of a junior designer at Millennium Space Systems will vary depending on the role, but common activities include:
Offering input to creative meetings and sharing ideas
Communicating with senior team members to receive feedback
Effectively acting as a liaison with employees and management
Supporting the design process throughout the execution of campaigns and projects
Editing templates for desk signs and business cards for new employees
Keeping library of corporate assets and identity packages up-to-date
A junior designer needs a wide range of design and creative capabilities. These include:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Adeptness with leading design software packages
A determination to achieve and succeed
Some creative industry experience
The ability to meet deadlines in a high pressure environment
A background of working as part of a design team
The ability to see projects through from inception to production
Consistency regardless of project size
Good organizational skills that support the rest of the design team
The motivation to maintain and improve design standards
The willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve.
From time-to-time, a junior designer may need to work hours that aren’t typical, so a flexible approach is needed to get the best from the job.
Millennium Space Systems delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens eligible for security clearance.
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