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Spring 2024 Internship Program - Engineering



Long Beach, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, August 26, 2023

Vast was founded to expand humanity's frontier into the solar system and beyond. We believe that the next step on that journey is enabling manufacturing and habitation in LEO. We are building artificial gravity space stations to make this a reality. If you want to join a team that builds amazing things with the most talented people on Earth, please reach out.

Vast is looking for exceptional talent to join our Spring 2024 Internship Program.

Responsibilities will vary depending on each intern’s area of expertise. We are now interviewing candidates for the following:

  • ECLSS - Environmental Control and Life Support Systems
  • Human Systems
  • Thermal Control Hardware
  • GNC Hardware
  • Power/Avionics

Basic Qualifications:

  • Qualified candidates must be enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s degree program from an accredited college or university in mechanical engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, aerospace engineering, or other engineering discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to work onsite in Long Beach, CA
  • 30+ hours of weekly availability
  • Attention to detail
  • Engineering problem solving capabilities
  • Basic knowledge of engineering and equipment
  • Prior knowledge of analysis tools
  • Prior programming experience
  • Application of technical skills outside of the classroom (examples include: extracurricular projects, volunteering, personal projects, laboratory research, or prior internship/work experience)
  • Ability to collaborate across different teams
  • Self-directed with a positive attitude and team spirit
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.
Vast is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Vast is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.