Director of Additive Manufacturing

| Greater LA Area
Relativity seeks a highly talented Director of Additive Manufacturing to join a rapidly growing space startup. The Director of Additive Manufacturing will develop, implement, and improve our in-house printing capabilities, while setting the technical direction and pace of the group. A high degree of autonomy and leadership is required

Responsibilities

  • Strategic planning of projects and resources 
  • Managing direct reports, including recruiting, developing, coaching, team building, and performance management
  • Develop Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) for the Additive team in alignment to the company OKRs
  • Leading the development of our in-house printers
  • Leading the implementation of off-the-shelf DMLS printers
  • Manufacturing facility buildout requirements and execution

Requirements

  • Bachelors in an engineering field and engineering leadership experiene
  • Subject matter expert on additive manufacturing tools, processes, and materials development
  • Track record of building and managing a small team while interfacing with other engineering groups 
  • Solid interpersonal skills to interact with both internal and external groups to overcome associated constraints 
  • Background working in a fast paced, full cycle, R&D environment 
  • Strong Analytical and problem solving skills 

Preferred Experience

  • Advanced degree in Engineering
  • 5+ years of Additive Manufacturing
  • Expertise in various welding techniques and analysis tools
  • Knowledge of Aerospace design and test specifications
  • Hands on experience working with Kuka Robots, industrial welding equipment and their integration with robotic cells 

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a United States Person as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required.

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Location

Relativity is located near LAX in an industrial complex where we take up 4 buildings. We are easily accessible from the 405, near Randy's Donuts!

An Insider's view of Relativity Space

How does your team reward individual success?

Every couple weeks, we nominate someone who we feel has had a great contribution to the company. We then have a "brown bag" where the nominated person presents on what they've been up to!

Nat

Lead Recruiter

What is your vision for the company?

We are creating an entirely re-imagined process to iterate and scale rockets quickly, eventually helping to build the future of humanity in space.

Tim

CEO and Co-Founder

What are Relativity Space Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
We provide 5 tiers of coverage through Anthem--2 of which are almost completely free for employees.
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Relativity Space provides equity to all full time employees, vesting over a 4 year period.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Relativity Space offers 20 days of PTO
Paid Holidays
11 holidays--federal, and company wide
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Relativity Space has quarterly off sites reviews, monthly celebration dinners, and regular social events
Stocked Kitchen
A wide variety of snacks are provided
Some Meals Provided
Weekly lunches for lunch and learn, all hands, and new hire lunches are provided
Happy Hours
Bi-weekly happy hours/socials
Parking
Assigned spots in the lot specifically for Relativity Employees!
Pet Friendly
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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