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Functional Test Engineering Technician
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Alameda, CA, USA • Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
  • 2+ years hands-on experience building/wiring up various hardware
  • Exposure to a variety of electrical and mechanical systems, production machinery
  • Industrial sensors, and equipment
  • Ability to read industrial electrical schematics and mechanical drawings and translate
  • Into physical builds
  • Strong soldering and PCB rework skills
  • Experience deploying electrical test equipment to high- or low-volume production
  • Environments
  • Experience with cable management and clean wire routing a must
  • Familiarity with electronics debugging tools (digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, etc.)
  • You have high standards and take pride in building electrical products and test equipment
  • You have experience building electrical equipment and harnessing for manufacturing and production environments
  • You have an innate sense of mechanical and electronic subsystems testing
  • You have experience with similar electronics work in things like vehicle systems
  • Robotics, or industrial motion control
  • Participate in the initial conceptual design of test equipment
  • Assemble and wire industrial control panels based on detailed electrical schematics
  • Oversee our development area, maintain common tools (laser cutter, environmental
  • Chambers and similar), and build out our inventory
  • Manufacture and assembly state-of-the-art hardware-in-the-loop systems and test equipment
  • Procure and build custom rocket and test harnesses
  • Create/update schematics and CAD drawings as needed
  • Set safety standards and best practices for our team's build operations
Desired Qualifications
  • Exposure to MCAD Software (Siemens NX preferred)
  • Exposure to Industrial ECAD Software (SolidWorks Electrical, AutoCAD Electrical)
  • Exposure to PCBA ECAD Software (SolidWorks Electrical, AutoCAD Electrical, Altium)
  • Familiar with test equipment and measurement techniques used to verify and validate
  • Product requirements (extensive understanding of instrumentation, interfaces and sensors including DMMs, DAQ, power supplies, oscilloscopes, DIO, GPIB, USB, Serial- 422, VISA, UDP, GigE, SPI, switch technologies and topologies, accelerometers, RTDs, thermocouples, and 4-20mA sensors.)

201-500 employees

Satellite delivery & rocket launch services
Company Overview
Astra’s mission is to Improve Life on Earth from Space® by creating a healthier and more connected plane. Today, Astra offers one of the lowest cost-per-launch dedicated orbital launch services of any operational launch provider in the world, and one of the industry’s first flight-proven electric propulsion systems for satellites, Astra Spacecraft Engine™.
  • 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