Booster Reusability Engineer

Parque Industrial de Elche (Poligono Industrial), Spain


Responsible for achieving rapid reusability while ensuring vehicle reliability.


  • Lead operations in the field to safe and process the booster 
  • Develop procedures, test plans, and concept of operations for booster processing 
  • Support booster recovery operations which includes contracting vendors, creating cost estimates, developing and authoring field procedures, managing a team, executing offshore and onshore operations, and leading recovery operations in the field 
  • Drive more efficient operations to improve booster recovery cost and hardware health for improved refurbishment timelines 
  • Support refurbishment operations, process development, qualification or testing of flight proven boosters and payload fairing vehicles, through technical guidance, procedure writing, and hands-on support 
  • Support responsible engineers with reuse qualification or prototype efforts through planning or test execution 
  • Design, build, and test new ground support equipment in support of improving recovery operations 
  • Ensure systems are in place to guarantee hardware readiness – including, but not limited to, preventative maintenance, critical spares, and hardware testing 
  • Remain synchronized with all Recovery Operations to ensure commonality in both hardware and operations where applicable


Required Knowlege 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering 
  • >1 years of experience 
  • Experience managing engineering projects across multiple departments 
  • Hands-on hardware experience performing fabrication, assembly or testing. 
  • Knowledge in space launchers 
  • Knowledge of recovery systems 
  • Knowledge in integration 

Required Competencies 

  • A strong level of English 
  • Multitasking 
  • Teamwork 
  • Problem Solving 
  • Workload capacity 
  • Autonomy 


  • Location: Elche 
  • Working hours: full time 
  • Travels: no required