Full-Time

Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer I

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CesiumAstro

CesiumAstro

51-200 employees

Develops communication payloads for air and space

Hardware
Aerospace

Senior

El Segundo, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with emphasis in spacecraft design
  • Practical experience with space vehicle integration and test
  • Experience with a requirements management tool such as DOORS or Jama
  • Excellent written and verbal technical communication skills
  • Ability to define work direction, track milestones, and demonstrate progress on large open-ended projects
  • Sense of urgency and ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to work well with multidisciplinary teams
Responsibilities
  • Evaluate customer and operational needs to define requirements, integrate technical parameters, and ensure compatibility of all physical, functional, and program interfaces
  • Decompose system requirements to applicable spacecraft subsystems
  • Support space vehicle architecture trades
  • Develop space vehicle concept of operations (CONOPS)
  • Collaborate with the program management team to support project scheduling and coordination
  • Participate in development of system engineering processes for requirements management, flow down, and traceability
  • Perform risk analysis and develop mitigation strategies
  • Identify and resolve issues that may impede the progress of engineering teams
  • Foster a culture of efficiency and continuous improvement within programs

CesiumAstro specializes in developing software-defined phased array communication payloads for both airborne and in-orbit platforms, offering full-stack mission-ready communications for the Autonomous Era™. Their products include the VIREO multi-beam APA system, NIGHTINGALE I Ka-Band high-speed downlink payload, and the COMMPACK cross-link communications payload, all featuring modular hardware and software building blocks seamlessly integrated to provide complete mission-specific payload configurations. These products utilize active phased array systems and digital backend modules to support high-throughput communication needs.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$120.2M

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

44%

2 year growth

95%