Avionics Design Engineer

December 27, 2023
Application ends: August 31, 2024

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Job Description

We are looking for an Avionics Design Engineer with a strong background in electronics and a focus on embedded software to join our talented team of engineers in an extremely experiment-based research and development environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, assemble, and test the flight computer, actuators, sensors, and PCBs for EOS;
  • Design and test GNC software;
  • Design and perform qualification experiments to validate new integrations and technologies;
  • Engage in multi-disciplinary vehicle systems investigations and design work that defines the systems architecture;
  • Implement launch vehicle trajectories, flight control, and stability;

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in physics or an engineering discipline (STEM);
  • Experience with hardware design and selection;
  • Good grasp of space launch vehicle basic concepts;
  • Design experience with PCBs, telemetry, electronics, and control actuators;
  • Experience with software languages such as Python and C++.

Preferred Skills & Experiences:

  • 1+ years of professional experience in control systems, orbital mechanics, classical dynamics, aerodynamics, sensors and actuators, modeling and simulation, and the software languages C++ and Python;
  • Demonstrated project or professional experience in launch vehicle and/or spacecraft systems;
  • Capable of solving complex problems with little to no supervision on schedule as an individual or as a member of an integrated team;
  • Passion for advancing the commercial space industry and human spaceflight;
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Additional Requirements:

  • Willingness to travel in support of launching and testing of hardware;
  • Willingness to work extended hours;
  • Willingness to be fluid with subsystem design responsibilities and to learn quickly to fit the requirements.