Logo of Huzzle


Fall 2024 Graduate Engineer

Logo of SpaceX


15d ago

💼 Graduate Job

Austin +2

🤑 $83.2K - $100.1K

AI generated summary

  • You must have engineering experience, be enrolled in a graduate program, and meet specific citizenship status. Strong skills in software development, computer architecture, and teamwork are required. Onsite work for 12 weeks and personal transportation are a must.
  • You will work on creative solutions to aerospace challenges, with the same level of responsibility as full-time engineers. Your commitment to academic success and motivation will make you an integral part of the team at SpaceX.

Graduate Job

EngineeringAustin, Irvine, Redmond


  • SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.


  • 6+ months of applied engineering experience (internship, laboratory, and personal/team project experience is applicable)
  • Enrolled in a graduate program by the start of employment and holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering, physics or math discipline
  • Applicant for this graduate engineer position must be a (i) U.S. citizen or national, (ii) U.S. lawful permanent resident (e.g., green card holder), (iii) Refugee under 8 U.S.C. § 1157, or (iv) Asylee under 8 U.S.C. § 1158.
  • Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • GPA of 3.5 or above
  • 6+ months experience developing and deploying software that has been used on real-world applications and projects
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of computer architecture and networks
  • Experience with software documentation, creating system diagrams, and enumerating software requirements
  • Strong skills in debugging, performance optimization and unit testing
  • Strong interpersonal skills (examples: leading a student organization or working successfully in teams)
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic environment with changing needs and requirements
  • Ability to work independently and in a team, take initiative, and communicate effectively
  • Additional Requirements:
  • Able to work full time, onsite for a minimum of 12 consecutive weeks beginning in August or September 2024
  • Able to provide own transportation for positions at Bastrop, Brownsville, Cape Canaveral and McGregor locations

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • As a Graduate Engineer, you will be responsible for working on creative solutions to real aerospace challenges. You will be given as much responsibility as our full-time engineers and will be an integral part of the team. If you’ve demonstrated a commitment to academic success and motivation to apply your knowledge outside of the classroom, you are a great candidate!


Work type

Full time

Work mode



Austin, Irvine, Redmond


83200 - 100100 USD


Pay range:

  • Graduate Engineer/Completed Bachelor's: $83,200.00/per year
  • Graduate Engineer/Completed Master's: $91,000.00/per year
  • Graduate Engineer/Completed PhD: $100,100.00/per year
  • Your salary will be determined by academic level. Pay is just one part of your total rewards package at SpaceX. You may also be eligible for a stipend to subsidize relocation costs, as well as access to our comprehensive medical coverage and a 401(k) retirement plan. Students joining SpaceX through our graduate engineer program will receive the opportunity to attend presentations from company leaders, social and networking events, as well as professional and personal development trainings. Graduate Engineers are also eligible for paid company holidays. SpaceX offers 10 or more paid holidays per year.