Propulsion Engineer
Test
Posted on 3/15/2024
Astranis

201-500 employees

Building low-cost satellites for global internet access
Company Overview
Astranis Space Technologies is a leader in the telecommunications industry, specializing in the creation of small, cost-effective satellites aimed at providing internet access to the 4 billion people globally who are currently without. The company's unique satellite broadband networks offer unparalleled capabilities, attracting both commercial and government customers, and have led to partnerships with top industry players like Orbits Corp, Pacific Dataport, Grupo Andesat, and Anuvu. These collaborations are not only expanding Astranis' global reach but also enabling the company to bring high-speed internet to underserved communities, demonstrating its commitment to social impact.
Hardware
Aerospace
B2C

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$555.3M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

36%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Propulsion
Research & Development
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline (e.g. engineering, physics)
  • 3+ years of industry experience with propulsion system testing
  • A passion for testing, including working in a fast-paced environment and doing hands-on design/development
  • Demonstrated ability to personally design, build, and test hardware from scratch
  • US Citizenship or Green Card
Responsibilities
  • Design, build, test, and qualify tests and test equipment for Astranis propulsion systems
  • Perform component and system level design, analysis, and trade studies for test equipment
  • Develop and execute component and system level test plans
  • Work closely with other teams to complete tasks
  • Assist in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional teammates to our rapidly-growing team.