Full-Time

Principal Electrical Engineer

Space Products

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Astra

Astra

201-500 employees

commercial satellite launch service

Food & Agriculture

Senior

Alameda, CA, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Altium
MATLAB
Requirements
  • 15+ years of experience in electrical system and component design, integration, and testing for space applications
  • Experience with analog and low power circuit design
  • Experience with DC-DC converters
  • Experience with PCB layout in Altium or equivalent
  • Experience with programming in C/C++/Python and/or MATLAB
  • Simulation experience in spice and hyperlynx or equivalent
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a related field
Responsibilities
  • Design development and production boards for electronics
  • Build development boards and other prototype hardware
  • Lead and / or support functional testing, board bring-up, and performance tests of components, boards, and integrated systems
  • Perform Worst-Case Analysis
  • Perform EMI/EMC/ESD tests
  • Coordinate with mechanical analysis team to verify structural and thermal performance of designs over fatigue lifecycles and space environments

Astra specializes in leveraging space technologies to enhance life on Earth, aiming to create a positive impact on global challenges. This company is a compelling place to work due to its dedication to high-impact projects that not only advance technological frontiers but also provide meaningful solutions with a global scale. Employees can thrive in an environment that values innovation and has a clear, altruistic vision, making it an industry leader in addressing earthly concerns from a unique, orbital perspective.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$578.4M

Headquarters

Alameda, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-4%

1 year growth

-11%

2 year growth

-14%

Benefits

Competitive Medical (HMO & PPO)/Dental/Vision plans

Company paid Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability plans

401K with company match

Flexible Spending Account

Commuter benefits

Caregiving support benefits

Company perks, like PetPlan, curated gym/travel/products discounts

Free lunch

Company events