Full-Time

Antenna Engineer

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Astranis

Astranis

201-500 employees

Develops cost-effective global broadband satellites

Hardware
Aerospace

Junior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
MATLAB
Requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to implement high performance antenna systems in research or industry settings
  • 1 - 5 years of experience in an industry or academic setting
  • Strong antenna and microwave engineering fundamentals including theory of impedance matching, filters, combiners, amplifiers, etc.
  • Experience measuring components using vector network analyzers and antenna measurement ranges, either anechoic or near field scanners
  • Demonstrated ability to solve engineering challenges in innovative and creative ways
  • Capable of using industry-standard design tools such as CST, HFSS, or TICRA and scripting to solve engineering problems using Matlab or Python
Responsibilities
  • Leverage cutting-edge design tools to realize high-performance communications antenna systems with on-orbit flexibility to meet evolving customer demand
  • Work with vendors to design and procure space-qualified antenna and RF components and validate their performance through clean-room and anechoic chamber testing
  • Co-design antenna systems in conjunction with other technical disciplines including Structural/Thermal and Software-Defined Radio to achieve overall system requirements
  • Work with the sales team to propose novel antenna systems that satisfy customer needs
  • Assist in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional teammates to our rapidly-growing team.

Working at Astranis Space Technologies offers an enriching opportunity to engage in cutting-edge satellite technology within a focused market of telecommunications. By specializing in small, cost-effective satellites for global broadband, the company not only addresses a critical global challenge—connecting billions without internet access—but also positions itself as a leader in the satellite industry through a unique bandwidth-as-a-service model. Employees can take pride in contributing to significant technological advancements and societal benefits.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$760.7M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

37%

Benefits

An equity stake in the company.

Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance.

Unlimited vacation days.

Healthy, delicious, free lunch catered in every day.

Complementary OneMedical membership.

Great office chairs, stand-up desks, and a machine shop.

Reimbursement to spend on commuting from outside SF

Generous, fully-paid parental leave.