WHY WORK AT
Perhaps this answer is obvious, since we work in a literal rocket factory — and not just any rocket factory, Richard Branson's rocket factory.
But as cool as the setting is, we think the real reasons to work here are the mission, the values, and the team. If you believe that space has something to offer the 7 billion people here on planet Earth, and if you believe that space access must improve in order for that to really happen, then you'd be an awesome addition to our team.
Oh, and because we do work for Richard Branson, you can bet that we offer a competitive salaries with 401K and employee stock options, essential health and wellness benefits, meaningful paid time off programs, and more.
Plus! You'll be immersed in a stellar learning environment, where the classic Virgin culture and that new startup feel come together.
Your primary mission is to stage, set up, assemble, test and install flight hardware, as well as support vehicle checkouts, payload handling, launch operations and more.Learn More
This role provides quality oversight across all relevant manufacturing operations, and reviews and improves the design and manufacturing processes of rocket hardware.
This position assists our manufacturing team in fabricating, modifying and/or repairing engine components and equipment as required. It includes the use of hand tools for the buildup and test of propulsion engines.Learn More
This role's main responsibility is to author work instructions to build subassemblies, integrated assemblies, and checkout procedures, while considering efficiency, manufacturability, and safety.Learn More
We are purpose-led in every decision and every action, from the most specific to the most broad.
We’re opening space forever to new companies, new nations, new missions, and new ideas.
We’re hungry to learn, so we ask a lot of questions—of everyone and everything.
We innovate constantly and tirelessly, in every area of our business and every aspect of our work.
Great work requires great teams. We all succeed most when we help others succeed.
No bullshit: we say what we mean and mean what we say.
A revolutionary system like LauncherOne needs an exceptionally diverse and talented team to support it — and that includes the youngest minds of our generation. If you’re an ambitious college student with dreams of changing the world, come make a difference at Virgin Orbit. We’re looking for superheroes who stand strong when faced with a challenge and dreamers with a desire to reshape the future of spaceflight.Learn More