Mechanical Engineer

| Greater LA Area

Team and Role Overview

Relativity seeks a Mechanical Engineer to join the Additive Manufacturing team. This position will provide outstanding technical leadership in the development of our Additive Manufacturing capabilities by assisting in the selection, build out, and maintenance of our automation facilities.


The Mission/Outcomes and Objectives

Our mission is to change the people’s conception of the way rockets are built and flown. As the Mechanical Engineer, you will contribute to this mission by being part of a team of mechanical engineers, performing the design, analysis, and installation of our robotic printing cells. You will also have a hand in the installation and activation of various shop floor hardware.
 
Your main goal in this role is to assist in the full implementations of our industrial automation facilities (from the layout to managing vendors) which will manufacture aerospace grade components and structures.


Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate in this role has worked with large capital equipment, or has implemented robotics in a manufacturing floor. You will be interfacing with vendors and other functional groups in order to gather requirements—excellent communication skills will be crucial in this role.
 

 

Minimum Required Skills and Competencies

  • An undergraduate degree in engineering or related field and 2+ years relevant industry experience
  • Proficient knowledge of a CAD package
  • Experience designing, sizing, and analyzing of highly engineered parts
  • 3+ years of experience handling large mechanical systems
  • Experience designing for mechatronic or automation systems


Preferred Skills and Competencies

  • Prior experience with large capital equipment installations
  • Experience with ANSYS or similar professional package experience
  • Proficiency in CREO 
  • Experience with KUKA robots 
  • Experience with GD&T for complex assemblies 



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

 We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


 

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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

What are some social events your company does?

Every month, we celebrate our new hires (we even fly in new hires from other offices!) by going out to the Yardhouse for dinner. It's great to share a meal and get to know each other outside of the office!

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 some things you learned at the company?

I've never been at a company before that has so valued recruiting and the candidate experience in all stages of the interview process, from initial contact to even past onboarding. Everyone here respects each others' time and takes hiring very seriously. We have a high bar, but that means we've also cultivated a very talented team!

Samantha

Talent Operations Coordinator

What are Relativity Space Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Unconscious bias training
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)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Relativity Space provides equity to all full time employees, vesting over a 4 year period.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Relativity Space offers 20 days of PTO
Paid Holidays
11 holidays--federal, and company wide
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
Lunch and learns
Every other week, we host a lunch and learn to get learn about the exciting work other teams are doing!
Paid industry certifications
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