SpaceX is hiring a

Business Intelligence Developer - Temporary

Hawthorne, United States

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.


The successful candidate will be responsible for enterprise reporting development starting with gathering and defining the initial requirements, working diligently towards development, testing, implementation, and support. The successful candidate must also have the ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical resources. This position will directly obtain and document reporting and analysis needs with business users and then translate those requirements into one or more reusable parts.


  • Produce data visualizations using both Power BI and Tableau software tools
  • Produce complex ad-hoc queries and reports to steer the production organization
  • Act as a business partner to identify opportunities, generate creative solutions and develop reports, with the end user in mind, that will assist in driving business decisions
  • Liaise with EIS (enterprise information systems) team as the production control representative to communicate the goals of the business
  • Communicate production control tools and best practices to the organization. Proactively identifying potential issues and collaborating on problem resolutions, team decisions and project planning
  • Design and develop data extracts from source Microsoft SQL databases
  • Develop detailed test conditions and test cases to ensure data accuracy
  • Gather user requirements and assist users with data interpretation
  • Research and troubleshoot data questions and misinterpretations
  • Design, develop and debug new tools to best fit the needs of a fast paced growth


This is a temporary position with SpaceX, for the length of time as stated, and is subject to change with minimal notice as business needs dictate.

  • LENGTH OF POSITION: 3 months
  • LOCATION: Hawthorne, CA
  • SHIFT: Normal business hours


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, statistics, operations management, mathematics, or similar technical discipline
  • 1+ years of experience in data analysis and report development
  • 1+ years of experience with business intelligence tools
  • Experience with SQL, Power BI, or Tableau


  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience with SQL, Python, R or other statistics/machine learning packages
  • Understanding and knowledge of production and supply chain functions


  • Willing to work extended hours and weekends as needed


  • 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.  

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX 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.

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