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Alpha Space and MEI Technologies to Merge

Commercial space company and space technology firm combine to create a unique, full service, woman-owned space & technology company HOUSTON – Commercial space company Alpha Space Test and Research Alliance (Alpha Space) and technology/defense company MEI Technologies, Inc. (MEIT) have announced their plan to form a single integrated business offering …

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Software Developer

Job Title: Software Developer Location: Houston, TX Contact: Kristen Gaustad Sr. Technical Recruiter Alpha Space Kristen.Gaustad@alphaspace.com Direct: 281-283-6051 Overview Alpha Space is a fast-growing commercial space company on the forefront of the new-space frontier. We own and operate MISSE, a unique commercial, external testing facility which is permanently installed on …

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Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer Location: Houston, TX Contact: Kristen Gaustad Sr. Technical Recruiter Alpha Space Kristen.Gaustad@alphaspace.com Direct: 281-283-6051 Overview Alpha Space is a fast-growing commercial space company on the forefront of the new-space frontier. We design lunar payloads and own and operate MISSE, a unique commercial, external testing facility permanently …

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Technical Sales & Marketing Specialist

Job Title: Technical Sales & Marketing Specialist Location: Houston, TX or Remote Contact: Kristen Gaustad Sr. Technical Recruiter, Alpha Space Kristen.Gaustad@alphaspace.com Direct: 281-283-6051 Will Report To:  VP Space Services Key Responsibilities: Support Alpha Space’s marketing, sales, and business development efforts. Working both independently and as part of a team, this …

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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Location: Houston, TX Contact: Kristen Gaustad Sr. Technical Recruiter, Alpha Space Kristen.Gaustad@alphaspace.com Direct: 281-283-6051 Overview Alpha Space is a fast-growing commercial space company on the forefront of the new-space frontier. We own and operate MISSE, a unique commercial, external testing facility permanently installed on …

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Project Manager for Spaceflight Equipment Development

Job Title: Project Manager for Spaceflight Equipment Development Location: Houston, TX Contact: Kristen Gaustad Sr. Technical Recruiter, Alpha Space Kristen.Gaustad@alphaspace.com Direct: 281-283-6051 Overview Alpha Space is a fast-growing commercial space company on the forefront of the new-space frontier, and we are extending our established Space Testing as a Service (STaaS) …

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MISSE enabling pharmaceutical research by The University of Adelaide

MISSE will enable the University of Adelaide to study the effects of spaceflight on medicinal drug formulations.  Pharmaceutical stability on long duration flights is very important for maintaining crew health.  Alpha Space is collaborating with Space Tango to enable parallel studies inside and outside of the ISS. Space Tango and …

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Alpha Space featured in ISS National Laboratory blog post

Mark Gittleman, President and CEO of Alpha Space, contributed to a recent blog post with ISS National Laboratory about bringing new products to market faster with lower costs using Alpha Space’s commercial space testing services. https://www.issnationallab.org/blog/iss20-alpha-space-misse/

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Alpha Space is featured on “Houston We Have a Podcast.”

Learn how materials and technologies are tested against the extreme temperature swings, atomic oxygen, or the vacuum of space aboard the @Space_Station on this week’s “Houston We Have a Podcast.”   https://images.nasa.gov/details-ep150_technology_vs_space