As a visiting researcher, you will be embedded as part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts working in your field of expertise to advance the science, technology, and designs required to fulfill Blue Origin’s vision of enabling a future where millions of people are living and working in space. You will be working on projects that impact the design and operations of our launch vehicles, in-space systems, planetary landers and crewed vehicles. Your efforts will help expand our presence beyond low Earth orbit, and develop sustainable access architectures to space and planetary surfaces.
You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced and often uncertain environment, contributing to innovative solutions, while demonstrating personal leadership, technical competence, and attention to detail. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.
This opportunity is generally directed at current faculty looking for a challenging research assignment to conduct during a sabbatical year. Appointments vary in length but will be temporary and for a term of less than one year. Appointments are structured to meet the specific research task or need being addressed.