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.
Spacecraft Structures Engineer
El Segundo, CA
As a Spacecraft Structures Engineer, you will be responsible for mechanical and structural elements of our satellites. Your designs and analyses will ensure that our space vehicles survive their complete development and operational lifecycles, including test, transport, launch, initialization and long-term operations.
Performs static and dynamic design and analysis tasks necessary to deliver high performance satellite systems.
Develops high fidelity models to predict both system responses and local environments within the system structure.
Performs spacecraft design, configuration, layout, and mass properties analysis
Develops and exercises structural models in support of mechanical design performance predictions
Identifies and procures materials, processes, and facilities necessary to deliver a qualified spacecraft structure.
Manages structural qualification testing on spacecraft systems and components including test design, test conduct, data reduction, analysis, and reporting.
Develops and documents required design and analysis processes.
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering.
Ability to perform static and dynamic analyses on structures and mechanisms using FEM and other tools
Ability to design, develop, implement, test, and operate structural, and mechanical systems for spacecraft.
3 years’ experience with NASTRAN
3 years’ experience with spacecraft or aircraft structures design
3 years’ experience with SolidWorks
Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer