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Aerojet Rocketdyne

Defense - Aerospace
2,500 - 5,000 employees  |  

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic systems, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets.

At Aerojet Rocketdyne, we work on projects that are substantial enough to be challenging, yet focused in objective, so your individual contribution is never lost in the process. We stress a strong ethical workplace, both in relation to the work we do and the sense of fairness that is extended to all employees, regardless of background. We believe that a primary reason for Aerojet Rocketdyne's success is our focus on honesty, safety, respect for others, quality and accountability. These priorities are the framework for everything we do at Aerojet Rocketdyne and allow us to continue to produce the quality products and technologies for which we are known. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our websites at and

Aerojet Rocketdyne offers a comprehensive benefits package to meet the individual needs of our employees and their families.

Employee Benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Medical & Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Travel Accident Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Education Assistance and Professional Development

Paid Time Off:
  • Vacation and Holidays & Year-end shutdown
  • Sick Leave
  • Bereavement, Military and Jury Duty leave

Additional Benefits:
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Smoke Free Environment
  • Direct Deposit & Credit Union availability

Benefits may vary depending upon geographic location and employment status.

Aerojet Rocketdyne plays a key role in providing propulsion solutions that defend our homeland and support the space industry’s communication, observation and exploration needs. For the defense industry, we provide a wide array of products ranging from solid rocket motors and solid rocket propulsion systems to missile defense systems and warheads to defend our nation. For the space industry, we provide propulsion solutions including high efficiency electric propulsion, storable propellant engines, solid rocket motors, launch vehicle engine solutions and the associated avionics and power management for the engine or vehicle.

Aerojet Rocketdyne is expanding our product offerings, opening new markets in high speed strike weapons and hypersonics, as well as deploying new technologies such as additive manufacturing. Take a look at our career opportunities and find out how Aerojet Rocketdyne can LIFT your career into a higher orbit!

Aerojet Rocketdyne has a variety of opportunities at several locations across the US. We are looking for engineers in many disciplines, as well as contracts administrators, supply chain professionals, accounting/finance analysts and more.

With approximately 5000 employees and locations across the USA, we have opportunities in the places you want to be:

• Huntsville, Alabama (Defense headquarters)
• Canoga Park, California (Space headquarters)
• Camden, Arkansas
• Carlstadt, New Jersey
• Culpeper, Virginia
• Redmond, Washington
• Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
• West Palm Beach, Florida
At Aerojet Rocketdyne, we recognize the strength that diverse teams bring to our workplace and to our projects. We value the contributions of each and every employee, and recognize that unique backgrounds and experiences contribute to the strength of our projects and our company. We take pride in a collegial work environment where employees of varied backgrounds - seasoned engineers and other aerospace professionals - work side-by-side with the best and brightest new talent to create industry-best space and defense technologies of the 21st century. Our commitment to a diverse workforce extends to every employee, customer and supplier. We are committed to hiring the best candidate for each job. We also understand the importance of promoting from within and developing the careers of all our employees. Aerojet Rocketdyne recognizes that the company's strength is built from the strength of its employees.

Aerojet Rocketdyne is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Women, Veterans and Individuals with a Disability are encouraged to apply.