Internship

Systems Engineering Intern

Updated on 6/2/2024

Astra

Astra

201-500 employees

Space launch services improving life on Earth

Food & Agriculture

Alameda, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Requirements
  • Working toward an MS, BS, or have equivalent experience in any STEM field
  • Hands-on experience in design of complex systems
  • Exposure or experience in CAD software, such as NX
  • Exposure or experience in programming C/C++/Python and/or MATLAB
  • Experience working in a self-motivated environment
Responsibilities
  • Work with a cross-disciplinary team of system owners to design and refine flight hardware
  • Take ownership of everything designed from conception, test, and build
  • Think creatively and contribute new ideas
  • Look down the development path to help design products that can grow/evolve with the launch vehicle
  • Improve systems and processes

Astra is an ambitious space launch services provider, dedicated to improving life on Earth from space. With a mission-focused approach, Astra emphasizes significant technological advancements in the aerospace sector, positioning it as a leader in space launch services. Working at Astra offers the unique opportunity to be part of a pioneering team that values innovation and aims to make substantial impacts in both the industry and global community.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$578.4M

Headquarters

Alameda, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-5%

1 year growth

-13%

2 year growth

-15%

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