Rocket Lab USA

Current Job Openings

1200 USA Legal

Contracts Manager
Long Beach, California, United States

1500 Government GLS

Business Development Director, HASTE - DoD Secret Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Business Development Manager, HASTE - DoD Secret Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Mission Assurance Engineer, Launch - Mission Formulation
Long Beach, California, United States
Principal Avionics Engineer, Launch - Mission Formulation
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Avionics Engineer, Launch - Mission Formulation
Long Beach, California, United States
Sr. GNC Engineer - Mission Formulation
Long Beach, California, United States
Sr. GNC Engineer - Mission Formulation
Littleton, Colorado, United States

1520 Space Systems BD

Business Development Director, Spacecraft Separation Systems
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Business Development Manager, Spacecraft Separation Systems
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

2240 Launch Systems Dev.

Manufacturing Engineer II, Composites
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Marine Operations & Logistics Lead
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Production Operations Manager
Middle River, Maryland, United States
RF Team Lead - TT&C Systems
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Composites
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Mechanisms
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Vehicle Integration
Middle River, Maryland, United States

2241 Neutron - Avionics

Senior Avionics Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Software Build Engineer - Neutron
Auckland, New Zealand
Software Engineer - Neutron
Auckland, New Zealand

2242 Neutron - Mechanical

Development Engineer II - Neutron
Auckland, New Zealand

2243 Neutron - Fluids

2244 Neutron - Propulsion

Propulsion Internship- Fall 2024
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Engineer, Turbomachinery
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Structural Analyst
Long Beach, California, United States
Structural Analyst II
Long Beach, California, United States

2245 Neutron - LC3

Electrical Engineer II
Wallops Island, Virginia, United States
Manager, Neutron Vehicle Integration
Wallops Island, Virginia, United States
Project Engineer II
Wallops Island, Virginia, United States
Welder / Fabricator, Technician II
Wallops Island, Virginia, United States

2246 Neutron - Stennis

Director, Test Site Operations
Stennis Space Center, MS
Test Operations Engineer II
Stennis Space Center, MS

2247 Neutron - APC Prototyping

Neutron Composite Technician
Warkworth Composite Complex

2249 Neutron - Integrated Analysis

2250 LC1

Electrical Technician
Mahia, Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Launch Technician - Mechanical
Mahia, Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Office Administrator
Mahia, Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Team Lead - Facilities
Mahia, Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand

2254 Neutron - Recovery

Lead Recovery Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Lead Recovery Engineer
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Recovery Engineer II
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Recovery Engineer
Middle River, Maryland, United States

2255 USA LC2

Administrative Assistant
Wallops Island, Virginia, United States

2256 - Neutron - SSC

Senior Build Engineer, Metallic Structures
Middle River, Maryland, United States

2260 Ground Systems Engineering

Ground Systems Engineer - Electrical
Auckland, New Zealand
Ground Systems Engineer I
Auckland, New Zealand

2265 Integrated Operations

Launch Safety Operator
Auckland, New Zealand

2270 Safety & Regulatory

Systems Safety Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand

2350 NZ-Avionics Production

Electronics Technician
Auckland, New Zealand
Electronics Technician - Components
Auckland, New Zealand

2400 Vehicle Integration

Vehicle Integration Technician
Auckland, New Zealand

2405 Mechanical Production

Mechanical Assembly Technician
Auckland, New Zealand
Mechanical Assembly Technician
Auckland, New Zealand
Production Test Technician
Auckland, New Zealand

2410 Electron Engineering

Avionics Manufacturing Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Development Engineer I
Auckland, New Zealand
Facilities Electrician
Auckland, New Zealand
Junior Avionics Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Manufacturing Engineer - Composites
Auckland, New Zealand
Manufacturing Engineer - Propulsion
Auckland, New Zealand
Mechanical Draftsperson
Auckland, New Zealand
Production Cleaning Technician
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Design Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Engineer - Electrical
Auckland, New Zealand

2415 NZ-Machine Shop

CNC Machinist
Auckland, New Zealand
CNC Operator II
Auckland, New Zealand
Composite CNC Operator
Warkworth Composite Complex
Composite CNC Programmer
Warkworth Composite Complex

2420 USA Manufacturing Engineering

Avionics Manufacturing Engineer - I / II
Long Beach, California, United States
Avionics Test Engineer I / II - Launch Vehicles
Long Beach, California, United States
Component Manufacturing & Test Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Lead Component Manufacturing & Test Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Lead Manufacturing Engineer - Propulsion
Long Beach, California, United States
Manufacturing Engineer II - Propulsion
Long Beach, California, United States
Manufacturing Engineer I - Propulsion
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Avionics Manufacturing Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Machining
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Machining (2nd Shift)
Long Beach, California, United States

2425 USA Machine Shop

Lead CNC Machinist
Long Beach, California, United States

2450 Composites Production

AFP Operator
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Composite Technician
Auckland, New Zealand
Composite Technician III - Assembly
Auckland, New Zealand
Composite Technician, Levels I-IV
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Senior AFP Programmer
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Senior Composites Engineer, Automated Fiber Placement
Middle River, Maryland, United States

2550 Electron GNC

Flight Software Engineer II
Auckland, New Zealand
GNC Engineer II - Mission Design
Auckland, New Zealand
Software Build Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Team Lead - Electron GNC
Auckland, New Zealand

2551 HITL

HITL Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
HITL Manager
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior HITL Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior HITL Technician I
Long Beach, California, United States

2600 Software

Senior Software Engineer - Business Automation
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Software Engineer - Mission Operations
Long Beach, California, United States
Software Engineer II
Auckland, New Zealand
Software Engineer II - Mission Operations
Long Beach, California, United States
Software Engineer II [TypeScript]
Auckland, New Zealand

2610 RF & Comms

RF Engineer I - TT&C Systems
Auckland, New Zealand

2651 Quality

CMM Programmer - Senior Quality Inspector
Long Beach, California, United States
Quality Engineer II / Senior Quality Engineer - Avionics
Long Beach, California, United States
Quality Inspector / Senior Quality Inspector - Avionics
Long Beach, California, United States
Quality Inspector Supervisor
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Quality Inspector - Mechanical
Long Beach, California, United States
Supplier Quality Engineer II - Electronics
Long Beach, California, United States

2652 USA Supply Chain

Senior Buyer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Manager, Inventory and Logistics
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Subcontracts Manager, Procurement
Long Beach, California, United States
Supervisor, Inventory
Long Beach, California, United States

2653 NZ - Quality

IQC Inspector
Auckland, New Zealand
Quality Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Supplier Quality Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand

2654 SC Inventory Management

Leading Hand - Inventory
Auckland, New Zealand

2658 SC Purchasing

Senior Manager, Purchasing
Long Beach, California, United States

2700 Propulsion Testing

Propulsion Technician
Maramarua, Waikato, New Zealand
Propulsion Technician
Auckland, New Zealand

2710 Propulsion Development

Senior Reaction Wheel Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States

2800 USA Propulsion Production

Additive Manufacturing Technician I - 2nd Shift
Long Beach, California, United States
CNC Machinist /Senior CNC Machinist
Long Beach, California, United States
Equipment Engineer II/Senior Equipment Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Propulsion Assembly Technician I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior CNC Programmer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Component Manufacturing & Test Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States

2851 USA Avionics Production

Avionics Manufacturing Technician I
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft Assembly Integration & Test Technician II
Long Beach, California, United States
Test Technician II/Senior Test Technician - Environmental
Long Beach, California, United States

3000 Finance

Senior Financial Systems Analyst
Long Beach, California, United States

3300 NZ-People & Culture

Talent Acquisition Partner
Auckland, New Zealand

3350 USA People & Culture

Director of People & Culture
Long Beach, California, United States
People & Culture Representative - Temporary
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

3400 Marketing & Comms

Assistant Digital Content Creator - Contract
Long Beach, California, United States

3500 ERP Team

Atlassian JIRA Administrator I
Long Beach, California, United States
ERP Support Analyst I
Long Beach, California, United States
ERP Support Analyst I
Long Beach, California, United States
Junior CAD Administrator
Auckland, New Zealand

3510 Client Services

IT Support Specialist
Wallops Island, Virginia, United States
Senior IT Support Specialist
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Senior IT Support Specialist
Warkworth Composite Complex
Senior IT Support Specialist
Mahia, Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Senior IT Support Specialist
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

3520 Infrastructure

IT Infrastructure Manager
Long Beach, California, United States
IT Senior Systems Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Senior IT Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior IT Engineer – Launch
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior IT Systems Engineer – Cloud (AWS)
Long Beach, California, United States

3530 Information Security(Info Sec)

Senior Cloud Security Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior IT Systems Engineer - Cybersecurity
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Network Security Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States

3540 Enterprise Reporting

Data Engineer I
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior BI Supply Chain Analyst
Long Beach, California, United States

3550 Mission Management

Senior Payload Integration Engineer I - TSC/SCI Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States

3660 USA Facilities

Facilities Manager
Long Beach, California, United States

4010 NZ-Space Systems

Senior Engineer Ion Thrusters
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Propulsion Design Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Propulsion System Engineer
Auckland, New Zealand
Team Lead - Ion Propulsion
Auckland, New Zealand

4015 USA Space Systems

Avionics and RF Engineering - Academic Part-Time
Long Beach, California, United States
Avionics Test Engineer II - Space Systems
Long Beach, California, United States
Electrical Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Electrical Systems Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Integration & Test Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Integration & Test Engineer I/II - TS/SCI Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Launch Systems Engineer II/Senior Launch Systems Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Principal Spacecraft GNC Engineer/Lead
Long Beach, California, United States
Principal Spacecraft Systems Engineer
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Principal Spacecraft Systems Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior DevOps Engineer II/ Lead
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior DevOps Engineer II/ Lead
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Senior Electrical Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Embedded Flight Software Engineer I/II
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Senior GNC Engineer II
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Ground Software Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Integration & Test Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Integration & Test Engineer - TS/SCI Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Software Build Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Spacecraft Operations Engineer
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer Pipeline
Long Beach, California, United States
Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer Pipeline
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer - TS/SCI Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft GNC Lead/Manager
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft Mechanical Engineer II
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft Operations Engineer I
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft Structural Analysis Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft Systems Engineer I/II Pipeline
Long Beach, California, United States
Spacecraft Systems Engineer I/II Pipeline
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Spacecraft Systems Engineer I/II - TS/SCI Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Sr. Spacecraft Mechanical Engineer I
Long Beach, California, United States
Sr. Spacecraft Mechanical Engineer I/II
Long Beach, California, United States
Sr. Spacecraft Mechanical Engineer - TS/SCI Clearance
Long Beach, California, United States
Test Engineering Internship- Fall 2024
Long Beach, California, United States

5002 Sinclair R&D

Optical Systems Engineer I
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

5150 Software Systems COS

Flight Software Engineer II - QA and Test
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Principal Flight Software Engineer
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Senior Embedded Flight Software Engineer I/II Pipeline
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Senior GNC Engineer II
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Senior Ground Software Engineer I/II
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Technical Project Manager - Enterprise Integration
Long Beach, California, United States
Technical Project Manager - Enterprise Integration
Littleton, Colorado, United States

5260 SG&A

Facilities Technician I
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

5350 SolAero Production

Senior Panel Program Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Senior R&D Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Senior Test Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD100 SolAero -Cell Fab Manufacturing, Engineering

Production Engineer II
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Senior Production Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD202 SolAero - Equipment Maintenance

Facilities Technician IV - Equipment Maintenance
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD205 SolAero - Program Management

Sr. Program Manager
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD211 SolAero - CIC Manufacturing Engineering

Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD213 SolAero - SPM Production

Operator I/II, Production
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD228 SolAero - Panel Programs & Systems Engineering

Panel Program Engineer I/II
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Senior Panel Program Engineer
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD307 SolAero - R&D Test Engineering

R&D Technician III
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD500 SolAero - Accounting

Payroll Accountant
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD700 SolAero - Information Technology

ERP Analyst II/Senior ERP Analyst
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD702 SolAero - Shipping & Receiving

Material Handler I
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

LD703 SolAero - Equipment & Facilities #1 Building

Technician IV, Ops Support - HVAC
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States