Who We Are | Vision and Values
Delivering Technical Leadership and Innovative Solutions
Innovative solutions require highly creative, resourceful, and motivated employees. At The Aerospace Corporation, we consider a challenging, respectful, and rewarding work environment an essential part of maintaining a workforce encompassing the best and brightest talent in our industry.
Aerospace employs approximately 3,500 people, 70 percent of whom are technical specialists. Among our technical staff, 70 percent hold advanced degrees, with over 700 of them holding a Ph.D. The specialties represented by our technical staff run the full range of scientific and technical disciplines necessary for the planning, acquisition, and development of space and ground support systems. These disciplines include:
- Aeronautical and mechanical engineering
- Electrical engineering
- Civil, chemical, and general engineering
- Computer science
- Other engineering/science specialties
Our experience and knowledge span all facets of space systems, including systems engineering, testing, analysis, and development; acquisition support, launch readiness and certification; anomaly resolution; and the application of new technologies for existing and next-generation space systems. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists and engineers in the world.
Aerospace employees are creative, motivated, dedicated, and empowered to ensure the highest levels of individual and organizational performance. Our diverse team of committed employees takes great pride in delivering technical leadership and innovative solutions on programs of national importance.
Our Corporate Vision
To provide engineering solutions to the nation’s most complex challenges.
Our Corporate Values
The corporation’s commitment to its core values has made it the leading architect and principal technical resource for programs of national significance.
DEDICATION TO MISSION SUCCESS | Committed to the success of the customer’s mission and service to the nation
TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE | World-class experts tackling critical problems of national significance
COMMITMENT TO OUR PEOPLE | Empowering our people to do their best thinking and work
OBJECTIVITY AND INTEGRITY | An independent & unbiased nonprofit organization, always delivering the technical truth
INNOVATION | Shaping the future in a time of unprecedented change