Careers in Space

Why work with us?

Dark Fission’s goal to bring nuclear thermal propulsion to market will transform in-space transportation and bring the vision of a persistent human space ecosystem closer to reality.  This is made possible only through the persistent efforts of the most creative, focused and ambitious professionals in industry. As part of Dark Fission, you will be a pioneer on an incredibly challenging, revolutionary and rewarding journey to cislunar space.

Compensation at
Dark Fission
Space Systems

At Dark Fission Space Systems, our goal is to assemble the most talented and motivated team members in industry. We recognize the contributions and value of each member in part through our compensation, including competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, stock options and equity, and a peerless working environment in Southern California. 

Competitive salaries

Come for the great salaries but stay for the incredible journey.

Comprehensive Benefits

We take the worry out of benefits so you can focus on bringing your best self to our team.

Stock Options and Equity

Everyone participates in our success. As we grow, every team member’s share in that success grows.

Fantastic Location

Our Primary Facility In Beautiful Southern California Is Located In In The Heart Of The Exciting New Space Industrial Revolution.

We care about our people.

Explore an extraordinary career with us. Competitive salary, stellar benefits, and a prime location await. Join our mission to shape the future of space exploration.

Competitive Salary

Health Benefits



Unlimited PTO

Hybrid Work Schedule

Be a leader in transforming the industry

In our relentless pursuit of innovation and industry leadership, Dark Fission Space Systems offers a unique avenue for our team members to be at the forefront of transformative change. Our stock options program is more than a benefit; it’s an invitation to become a driving force in reshaping the future of space exploration. By providing you with a stake in our success, we empower you to take an active role in the growth and prosperity of the company. Join us, and together, let’s revolutionize the aerospace landscape and pioneer new horizons in space technology. Your journey towards a brighter future starts here, with Dark Fission’s stock options program.

We are hiring. Join our mission!