As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you operate the New Shepard suborbital vehicles. You will share in the team’s impact on all aspects resusable rocket operations and commercial space flight. After completing a challenging hands-on training program and upon successful certification, vehicle operators will operate the Propulsion Module and Crew Capsule vehicles at our Texas Launch site in support of the New Shepard Maintenance group during pre-launch and post-launch activities. Operators will be certified as or work toward certification in the one or more of the launch campaign roles of Capsule Controller, Booster Controller, Ground Controller or Flight Director for launch operations at WTLS. Operators will continually support control panel and procedure improvements for launch operations.
This role is based in Kent, WA with regular travel to our launch site in Texas. Operators may also serve as Test Console Operator (TCON) for integrated testing activities in Kent on an as-needed basis.
This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.
As Booster or Capsule Controller: