Millennium Space Systems is looking for team members 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. 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.
Company Overview Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. Here 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.
At Millennium, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.
This position's internal job code is Environmental Test Tech. Our team is currently hiring for grade 24.
Job Summary As an Environmental Test Technician, you will set up and execute environmental tests including vibration, shock, thermal vacuum, and thermal cycling for components, subsystems, and satellite products. A successful candidate for this role will demonstrate integrity, intellectual curiosity, empathy, technical capability, and a strong motivation to support the environmental test resource.
Execute environmental tests of space flight hardware using a variety of specialized equipment and tools, including: electrodynamic shakers, thermal vacuum chambers, thermal cycling chambers, torque wrenches, adhesives, etc.
Install and operate test instrumentation and other specialized test equipment, including: accelerometers, thermocouples, etc.
Interpret engineering drawings, specifications, assembly procedures, test procedures, etc.
Work with engineering to define and refine standard operating procedures
Record, prepare, organize, and deliver test data, run logs, and other relevant documentation for inclusion in final test reports
Maintain environmental test lab equipment, perform resource 5S activities, etc.
As required, oversee testing at outside test facilities
Support initiatives to maintain safe operations, ensure product quality, reduce lead time/labor hours, etc. through environmental test
2+ years experience working in a test environment
Available to work shifted or alternate work schedule when required
Ability to maintain an organized, clean workspace
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with peers
Strong attention to detail
Some travel may be required
5+ years of relevant experience, preferably in the aerospace industry
Experience with thermal, vibration, EMI/EMC, shock, TVAC and/or acoustic testing
Experience working in cleanrooms with ESD sensitive components
Experience setting up and operating a wide range of machining tools, including: CNC mills, CNC routers, drill presses, grinders, chop saws, power and hand tools
Experience working with test automation equipment (i.e. power supplies, DAQs, etc.)
Industry certification, Trade School training, and/or Military experience
Experience working with Atlassian products such as Jira and Confluence
Ability to obtain Clearance
Ability to travel
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Please note that the salary information shown below is a general guideline only of what is reasonably expected to be paid for the position. Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.
Grade 24: $27.32/hr - $43.73/hr
Benefits and Perks Millennium Space Systems offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided.
Before applying, please note: 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 are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.
Union This is an hourly position governed by Labor Union Carpenters Local 721 Collective Bargaining agreement.