Warhead Design & Test Engineer

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1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$140k - $185kAnnually

+ Top-tier healthcare coverage + Life insurance + Generous holiday calendar + Paid caregiver leave + Mental health resources + Professional development stipend + Daily meals + Commuter benefits + 401(k) retirement savings plan


Newport Beach, CA, USA

  • BS or higher degree in mechanical, aerospace, or another engineering discipline
  • 5+ work experience as an individual contributing engineer, focused on design and analysis of warheads and ordnance systems
  • Experience with munitions testing
  • Test experience including data acquisition, data analysis, and project coordination
  • Ability to travel as required for testing, up to 25%
  • Experience preparing formal documentation (i.e. specifications, test procedures, technical reports, etc)
  • Passion for defending the United States and her allies
  • Be able to obtain and hold a U.S. Top Secret security clearance
  • Design warheads and complex missile/ordnance systems and transition them from prototype to production
  • Analyze lethality and performance using hand-calculations (Gurney equations) and multi-physics simulation tools (CTH, Sierra, Zapotec, etc.)
  • Manage field testing of munitions products from end-to-end, including project planning, design of experiments, and safety
  • Capture test video, compile data from ground and flight tests, and analyze results
  • Assemble/disassemble explosive test articles and precision targets

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



null, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


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Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development