Full-Time

Senior Integration & Test Engineer

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

Varda Space

Varda Space

51-200 employees

In-space manufacturing platform for microgravity products

Industrial & Manufacturing

Compensation Overview

$125k - $175kAnnually

+ Stock Options + Long-term Cash Awards + 401(k) Matching + Unlimited PTO + Provided Meals on Site

Senior

El Segundo, CA, USA

Requirements
  • B.S. degree in engineering, physics, or related field and 5+ proven years of experience in systems, integration, and/or test
  • Teamwork, communication, and problem solving in a collaborative environment
  • Proven experience working on complex technical programs, preferably within aerospace or related industries
  • Strong first principles thinking and technical breadth across relevant fields (electrical, mechanical, software, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of aerospace vehicle subsystems
  • Hands-on experience building aerospace vehicles
  • Must be physically able to regularly lift 25 lbs.
  • Must be comfortable bending, stooping, and standing
Responsibilities
  • Develop and own the vehicle integration and test campaign to validate and verify Varda’s vehicles’ flight readiness
  • Own vehicle technical and programmatic decisions to ensure vehicle success
  • Create, maintain, and execute build and test procedures
  • Create and maintain build schedules to drive delivery of flight components, ground support equipment, and software readiness
  • Own avionics systems, schematics, and harness design
  • Maintain vehicle system budgets (power, mass, telemetry, etc) and ensure the tools output relevant information for all teams
  • Evaluate vehicle change impacts and drive execution of change implementation
  • Operate vehicles in space
  • Own and improve production environment

Varda Space Industries specializes in an Orbital Manufacturing Platform that utilizes microgravity for in-space manufacturing, revolutionizing the production process and enabling the creation of products that defy gravity's constraints on Earth. Their spacecraft serves as a manufacturing platform in space, with materials returned to Earth in economical re-entry capsules, paving the way for hypersonic systems advancement.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$166M

Headquarters

El Segundo, California

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

32%

2 year growth

80%

Benefits

Exciting team of professionals at the top of their field to working by your side

Working in El Segundo, CA - an awesome Southern California beach city with quick access to entertainment and outdoor activities

Equity in a fully funded space startup that is about to go through massive growth

Company parties and generally a fun atmosphere

401(k)

Unlimited PTO

Health insurance

Lunch and snacks provided on site. Dinners twice a week for those working late.

Parental leave