Full-Time

Senior RF & DSP Engineer

Updated on 5/17/2024

VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Develops private space station for extended missions

Hardware

Senior

Long Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
MATLAB
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in ECE, EE, Physics, or related STEM discipline
  • 4+ years of experience in an RF engineering role
  • Experience with RF test equipment such as Spectrum Analyzers, VNAs, Power Meters, Cable Analyzers, etc.
  • Experience in software development: Matlab, Python, C/C++, or other programming languages
  • Familiarity with RF communication system design & analysis
Responsibilities
  • System and modem level design for crewed spacecraft communication, ground systems, and test
  • Work collaboratively with RF hardware engineers, flight software, ground software, and other teams to create and verify performance of communication systems
  • Create communication system specifications and requirements
  • Model communication systems and estimate performance in orbital scenarios including artificial gravity generation
  • Generate excellent documentation and effectively communicating technical information to team members and vendors with diverse backgrounds
  • Contribute to a culture of extreme ownership by looking beyond the immediate performance of your RF subsystems and understanding its broad impact on other systems, teams, and all aspects of Vast

Vast is at the forefront of space exploration technology by developing Haven-1, the world's first private space station specifically designed for extended human spaceflight and varied scientific research. This enterprise not only integrates cutting-edge technology for compatibility with established spacecraft like SpaceX Dragon but also enhances astronaut well-being with features such as internet access and panoramic space views, fostering a unique and supportive work environment for its team.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

43%

2 year growth

543%