Satellite Technical Program Manager
Updated on 3/16/2024
Muon Space

51-200 employees

Deploys custom space sensors for data insights
Company Overview
Muon Space stands out in the industry through its unique approach of deploying custom space sensors, tailored to the specific needs of their clients, thereby providing a competitive advantage in obtaining precise and actionable data. The company's culture emphasizes close collaboration between their team of scientists, operations, and data teams, ensuring a seamless and efficient process from understanding client needs to data implementation. As a leader in space-based sensing solutions, Muon Space is redefining our understanding of the planet, demonstrating technical prowess and industry leadership.
Energy

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$35M

Founded

2021

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

38%

2 year growth

148%
Locations
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
Data Structures & Algorithms
CategoriesNew
Space & Rocket Engineering
Product Operations
Product Strategy
Aerospace Engineering
Product
Requirements
  • B.S. in an engineering discipline, M.S. preferred
  • 4-5 years relevant experience in engineering and technical program management
  • Track record of successfully delivering complete systems (hardware, firmware, software, algorithms) on time, to scope, with high quality
  • Experience in development and/or program management of complex multidisciplinary systems
  • Expertise in modern, cloud-based productivity tools
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills, with ability to work successfully across all engineering disciplines
  • Experience in vendor and contract management
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excited to work in a fast-paced environment with new challenges each week
Responsibilities
  • Work with the product and mission teams to understand top-down goals and translate that into an executable plan with detailed timelines, deliverables and milestones for both internal and customer facing programs
  • Ensure every stakeholder understands what they need to deliver at all times
  • Ensure program risks are identified and proactively mitigate/retire risks with relevant engineering teams
  • Effective prioritization and delegation to enable tactical and strategic decision-making cross-functionally across engineering, mission, finance and strategy to reach the right conclusions
  • Develop standard reports to provide concise and effective communications to key stakeholders on program status, issues/risks, and accomplishments
  • Work cross-functionally with teams to balance resource and budget constraints across multiple programs
  • Learn Muon’s engineering, production, and launch site operations with sufficient depth such that you are able to critically evaluate them and offer process improvements