Quality Assurance and Safety Engineer

Work To Build Humanity’s Future In Space — Enable People To Go To The Moon, Mars, And Beyond.

Made in Space, Inc. is developing breakthrough manufacturing technologies for space and terrestrial spin-offs.

Our goal: radically change the way we do space missions today by building everything you need for space, in space.

Among many other projects, Made In Space launched the commercially available Additive Manufacturing Facility to the ISS in 2016.

Job Overview:

+ Develop & track design for minimum risk matrices to support payload development
+ Develop payload safety data packages
+ Perform system safety and reliability evaluations of flight hardware
+ Develop flight rules and crew operational procedures prior to on-orbit use
+ Support preliminary and critical design reviews of ISS systems hardware
+ Provide engineering evaluations against design and safety requirements
+ Assess the system safety and fault tolerance characteristics of ISS Payloads operations
+ Fault tree analysis and event simulation modeling of ISS operational support plans
+ Real-time risk assessments of systems and operational changes and their impacts to mission success
+ Develop, review and assess safety analysis hazard reports, and requirement non-compliances
+ Develop and track safety verification closures


+ NASA Safety & Mission Assurance experience
+ Familiarity with the ISS National Labs
+ Excellent written, verbal, and in-person communication/presentation skills
+ Must be able to travel and work non-standard hours periodically
+ Excitement about space and a startup environment
+ Must be a “U.S. person” as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15)
+ Experience in the safety process of two or more payloads to the ISS

Preferred Skills And Experience:

+ B.S. in an engineering discipline or related field