We are an engineering and technical staffing agency tasked with the recruitment of an Aerospace Engineer for our client. Our client is a cutting-edge company specializing in the design and development of spacecraft, including satellites, space probes, and manned spacecraft. Join their team of passionate professionals and contribute to their journey of discovery and innovation in the final frontier.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the research and development of electrical and software systems for spacecraft, including satellites, space probes, and manned spacecraft.
  • Design, develop, and test electrical systems, avionics, and software algorithms for space applications.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate electrical and software systems into spacecraft designs.
  • Conduct simulations and analyses to evaluate system performance and reliability under various space conditions.
  • Oversee the implementation of advanced technologies in spacecraft systems, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Mentor junior engineers and provide technical guidance in electrical and software engineering aspects of aerospace projects.
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in aerospace technology and incorporate innovative solutions into spacecraft designs.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field required.
  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. in a relevant field is highly preferred.

Required Skills and Experience

  • 10+ years of experience in aerospace engineering, with a strong focus on electrical and software systems.
  • Proven track record in the research and development of spacecraft systems.
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical engineering principles, avionics systems, and software development for aerospace applications.
  • Proficiency in simulation and analysis tools for aerospace engineering.
  • Strong project management skills and experience leading technical teams.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the design and development of satellite communication systems or space probes.
  • Familiarity with space environment testing and validation procedures.
  • Expertise in programming languages commonly used in aerospace engineering, such as C++, Python, LabVIEW or MATLAB/Simulink.
  • Experience with SPICE, Altium, Cadence ORCAD or Eagle is highly desirable.
  • Active participation in professional aerospace engineering organizations or societies.