Careers

Launch Your Career

It takes teamwork to launch rockets. United Launch Alliance offers challenging work in all facets of the launch vehicle business for interns, recent college graduates and experienced professionals, including engineering, business support and skilled trades and crafts. Use the link to the right to explore the possibilities.

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Work Environment

ULA employees are highly motivated and dedicated to mission success, one mission at a time. We provide our employees with the tools, skills and challenges to reach their full potential. Our employees receive a competitive compensation package, including medical, dental, 401(k), paid vacation time and holidays.

Rich History

Formed in December 2006, ULA brings together two of the launch industry’s most experienced and successful teams – Atlas and Delta – to provide reliable, cost-efficient space launch services for the U.S. government. Our Atlas and Delta rockets launch a variety of payloads into space including weather, telecommunications, exploratory and national security satellites that protect and improve life on Earth and further our knowledge of the universe.

Diversity and Inclusion

ULA believes we are at our best as a high-performing organization when a variety of people, ideas and perspectives are contributing to identifying opportunities and determining solutions to challenges. We are committed to an inclusive culture where all employees are valued, respected and engaged to bring those ideas and perspectives to the team and our business. At ULA we have a comprehensive strategy to ensure our commitment to diversity and inclusion is part of our normal way of doing things.

Our employees play a vital role in shaping and supporting our diversity and inclusion culture by bringing their backgrounds and viewpoints to the team. Many also participate in employee-led groups including New Employees Boosting ULA (NEBULA), Women in Launch (WIL), Asian and Pacific Islanders Sustaining Cultural Experiences and Networking for Employees (API SCENE), National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), American Heritage, and Veterans in Action.

Reasonable Accommodation

We strive to provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in our job application and hiring process. If you are interested in employment opportunities with ULA and are having difficulty using our online system or need assistance, please contact our staffing department at 1-866-972-0012 or ula.staffing@ulalaunch.com. For a voice recording, click here

Equal Employment/Affirmative Action

ULA is an equal opportunity employer. ULA prohibits discrimination against any employee or qualified candidate for employment because of the individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran’s status, or any other characteristic protected by law. ULA will take affirmative action to ensure that all employment decisions, including but not limited to those involving recruitment, hiring, promotion, training, working conditions, compensation, benefits, transfer, discipline, and discharge, are free from unlawful discrimination. For additional information, click the appropriate link for the EEO poster: English or Spanish.

E-Verify

ULA is a participant in the federal E-Verify Program.

Posters in PDF format pertaining to this program can be accessed by clicking on the links identified below.

E-Verify Participation poster (English | Spanish) and Right to Work poster (English | Spanish).