At Hermeus, we engineer and build hypersonic aircraft. In the long term, our vision is to shrink the world by connecting global cities on regional timescales. In the sense that the jet age was dial-up, our mission is to bring broadband human connectivity to the global community. We are searching for champions to join us on our journey to change the world.


Hermeus is seeking engineering and business operations interns to join our team in Atlanta for the Fall 2021 semester. Successful candidates will help define and execute Hermeus' development strategy. This is a paid internship.

We're looking for engineering candidates with design and/or analysis experience in one or more of the these areas:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Avionics
  • GNC
  • Propulsion
  • Software
  • Structures

We're also searching for business operations candidates with experience in one or more of these areas:

  • Policy
  • Government Relations
  • PR
  • Marketing


  • Engineering responsibilities range from owning propulsion components, test stand build-up and commissioning, designing and fabricating harnesses, thermal and structural analysis, writing flight software, designing PCBs, to aircraft integration
  • Business operations responsibilities could include writing press releases, maintaining and upgrading our website, working closely with executives on issues regarding the impact of government's activities, and/or monitoring industry news and flagging possible issues and opportunities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience designing, building, and testing vehicles
  • Published creative or written work
  • Enthusiasm for aviation and Hermeus' mission
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • GPA of 3.0 or above

All employees of Hermeus must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., protected individuals as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State in order to conform to U.S. Government export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Learn more about the ITAR here.

Hermeus is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Hermeus determines employment on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.