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Space-Tech Internship

United States, California, El Segundo (Los Angeles Area)Product Development

Job description

Do you want to change the future of the commercial space industry? Do you want to contribute to inventions in orbit AND be in an office with some of the most brilliant (and fun) minds in the world? Here at our Morpheus Space U.S. HQ, we are looking for outstanding candidates in commercial space industry fields. We have technical internship opportunities in areas such as artificial intelligence, orbital mechanics, astrodynamics, satellite operations and more!

Morpheus is disrupting the New Space industry by introducing truly dynamic constellations, a fusion between cutting edge electric propulsion and artificial intelligence. Our technology helps to prevent satellite collisions in space and promotes sustainability in the space industry.

With Morpheus, you will have the opportunity to…

• … assist highly skilled engineers, scientists and software developers to create new and exciting ways to perform space missions
• … write code that will be used in the space industry on a large scale
• … push the boundaries of space mission design by reducing complexity and improving user experience 

• …work on our revolutionary AI driven constellation orchestration platform
• … contribute to advancing the New Space industry in partnership with world leading companies

• … work with our technical team to design and implement experiments to test research ideas on a variety of problems.

At Morpheus, we…
• … offer a variety of tasks in an international, growing space startup
• … offer flat hierarchies and the opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally
• … live the Start-up mentality: from an innovative mindset to joint team events and weekly happy hour
• … have flexible working hours and competitive compensation
• … work in a modern office in El Segundo or remotely from wherever is most effective
• … are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace

Job requirements

We should get to know each other if you…
• … are familiar with astrodynamics, orbital mechanics, or machine learning
• … have experience solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches
• … have experience coding in MATLAB, Python or other similar language

• … have experience in creating orbital propagators and implementing numerical optimization 

• … are a creative problem solver who can use every asset at their disposal

• … have or are currently pursuing at least a Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field (graduate students welcome)

• … are interested in a career in the space industry
• … have work authorization in US
• … are a team player
• … enjoy a positive work environment

BONUS requirements

  • Deep learning
  • Knowledge of numerical analysis and methods 
  • Knowledge of version control systems