Systems Requirements Engineer Intern - Summer 2019

Boom Supersonic - Denver, CO

About Boom Supersonic

Boom Supersonic is the Denver-based startup building Mach-2.2 passenger airliners. Think Concorde but 75% more affordable to fly. Imagine a day trip from New York to London—3h15 each way. Fly to London for a business meeting and be home in time to tuck your children into bed. Boom’s first prototype takes flight in late 2019.

Boom’s outstanding team comes from places like Amazon, SpaceX, Scaled Composites, and Virgin Galactic. Team members have collectively contributed to 40+ new air and space vehicles, including the Falcon 9, Virgin SpaceShipTwo, and the Joint Strike Fighter.

The company is backed by venture capital firms including Emerson Collective, Y Combinator, Caffeinated Capital, and SV Angel as well as individuals including Sam Altman, Paul Graham, Ron Conway, Michael Marks, and Greg McAdoo.

At Boom, you’ll have world-class colleagues and a flexible work environment. We don’t punch a clock, offer unmetered vacation time, and value our employees’ comprehensive well-being.

Are you passionate about building the future of transportation? Help us make aviation history.

Role Overview

The systems requirements engineering team at Boom is looking for an intern who has an interest in learning how highly complex engineering systems are developed and managed for new commercial aircraft programs. Systems engineering provides one an opportunity to cross and intersect disciplines (both business and technical) to meet customer needs more effectively and efficiently.

This unique and program-critical discipline requires a “big picture” mindset while understanding that the devil is in the details. Systems engineering at Boom takes a collaborative approach to internal and external customers, and an aptitude for critical thinking and problem solving.

You will be responsible for supporting development of a highly complex requirements framework for an exciting new commercial aircraft development program by assisting in gathering and organizing critical requirement information across engineering disciplines. You will support the development of future training material, work instructions and job aids on the topics of compliance and requirements management.

General Responsibilities:
Assist in developing engineering specification documents for Overture.
Assist in developing training material and work instructions for new employees in engineering.

Currently enrolled in a relevant degree program and a year away from graduation.
Basic understanding of engineering.
Critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
To conform to U.S. Government aerospace technology export regulations (ITAR and EAR), applicant 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 ITAR here (

Boom is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Want to build a faster future? Come join Boom.