The Opportunity :
Government Affairs – Based in Washington, D.C., the SpaceX government affairs team is responsible for all regulatory, congressional, executive branch, and state advocacy efforts. An intern on this team would be expected to prepare policy research documents, create presentation materials, attend and report back on local space policy events, and assist SpaceX staff in day-to-day functions.
Experience on Capitol Hill or with a government agency is highly desired. Candidates should have excellent communication skills and a working knowledge of the federal legislative process.
Majors represented are mainly: Political Science, Science & Technology Policy, Law, English
- Must currently be enrolled at a four-year university or college or completed a degree no more than 6 months ago
- GPA of 3.5 or higher
- Hands on experience on a project team or through a prior internship
- Must be available to work full time at our Washington DC facility beginning May/June 2016.
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, 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.
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