Global Human Resources Business Partner



People & HR
Bastrop, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.


As a Global Human Resources Business Partner at SpaceX, you will be given the opportunity to partner with some of the most talented professionals in the world: executing people strategies to retain talent, coaching employees and managers on HR policies and guidelines, and working to ensure the SpaceX mission is a constant reality for all employees across the globe. We serve as trusted professionals providing guidance and feedback to our client groups, driving efficiencies and best practices in a highly dynamic and fast-paced organization.


  • Operate as a HR Business Partner for a growing global client group that spans fifteen countries
  • Field and respond to employee inquiries, questions and concerns
  • Provide information, guidance and direction to leadership on employee relations issues, performance management, and other core HR functions
  • Work closely with functional HR experts (recruiting, training and development, compensation, and benefits) to ensure programs are optimized for the needs of our global client group and assist with the creation, documentation, and implementation of global human resources policies, processes and establishing best practices
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders, including employees, managers, and external partners
  • Act as key point of contact for external professional employer organization (PEO) partners and primary HRBP point of contact for PEO contractors
  • Maintain employee files and process HR transactions in our global HRIS and other HR platforms
  • Uphold standards of strict confidentiality with respect to all matters and documents


  • Bachelor’s degree or 4+ years of human resources experience
  • 2+ years of professional human resources experience supporting a global workforce with a global company


  • Proficiency in navigating complex international labor and employment laws and regulations in multiple regions
  • Prior experience working with a professional employer organization (PEOs)
  • Demonstrated success at building effective relationships
  • Experience independently handling employee relations issues in global locations
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to use independent judgment to make decisions as well as organize and prioritize work
  • Demonstrated excellence thriving in a fast-paced environment
  • Strategic thinker, adaptable to change, and dedicated to providing exceptional support to a global and diverse workforce
  • Experience with Greenhouse, UltiPro, and Jira
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Proven ability to discretely and handle confidential information


  • This is not a remote position and will require relocation if not already local to the Bastrop, TX area
  • Position requires the ability to work extended hours and weekends when needed
  • Position requires the ability to accommodate time zone differences in other countries


Pay range:
HR Business Partner/Level I: $75,000.00 - $95,000.00/per year
HR Business Partner/Level II: $90,000.00 - $115,000.00/per year

Your actual level and base salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may vary based on the following considerations: job-related knowledge and skills, education, and experience.

Base salary is just one part of your total rewards package at SpaceX. You may also be eligible for long-term incentives, in the form of company stock, stock options, or long-term cash awards, as well as potential discretionary bonuses and the ability to purchase additional stock at a discount through an Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You will also receive access to comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage, access to a 401(k) retirement plan, short & long-term disability insurance, life insurance, paid parental leave, and various other discounts and perks. You may also accrue 3 weeks of paid vacation & will be eligible for 10 or more paid holidays per year. Exempt employees are eligible for 5 days of sick leave per year.


  • To conform to U.S. Government export regulations, applicant must be a (i) U.S. citizen or national, (ii) U.S. lawful, permanent resident (aka green card holder), (iii) Refugee under 8 U.S.C. § 1157, or (iv) Asylee under 8 U.S.C. § 1158, or be eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed 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.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.