DigitalGlobe Propulsion Production Engineer in United States
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Provide propulsion production engineering support on the most powerful multi-mission spacecraft in the world! You will support the building and testing of these spacecraft with a highly skilled manufacturing team. Providing engineering direction to plan and coordinate production engineering processes on a daily basis to produce the highest quality spacecraft!
As a propulsion production engineer you will act as the liaison between design and manufacturing ensuring requirements are met. You will perform engineering analysis to reduce downtime on the production floor. Areas of support include propulsion testing at the bench level, spacecraft testing and launch base testing and operations.
Additionally you will provide DFx (Design for X, manufacturing, safety, cost, etc.) support for the propulsion production engineering team by developing process improvements and cost reduction initiatives to effectively utilize equipment and materials while maintaining high quality standards
MS Degree in Aerospace Engineering or equivalent (e.g., Physics, Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineer)
MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.
We are a vertically integrated, new space economy story, including segments across the value continuum for every moment leading up to and following launch. We lead in satellite communications (building and operating), ground infrastructure, Earth observation, advanced analytics, insights from machine learning, next-generation propulsion, space robotics, on-orbit servicing, on-orbit assembly, and protection of space assets through cybersecurity and monitoring of space systems. By integrating our leading-edge capabilities, we provide innovative, cost-effective solutions, value for customers, and thus unlock the multiplier effect of our combined businesses.