Senior Battery Electromechanical Engineer
Posted on 3/22/2024
VAST

51-200 employees

Designs, manufactures, and operates space stations.
Company Overview
Vast is a forward-thinking company that is not only constructing a space station but also fostering a culture of passion and inclusivity, with a focus on enhancing human productivity in space. Their competitive edge lies in their extensive facilities in Long Beach and Hawthorne, CA, where they design, manufacture, and operate their projects, showcasing their technical prowess and industry leadership. The company's commitment to hiring top talent and their ambitious vision of expanding humanity across the solar system make it an exciting and rewarding place to work.
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2021

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

71%

2 year growth

543%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Data Structures & Algorithms
CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Electronic Hardware Engineering
System Hardware Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or similar
  • 5+ years of experience in battery development
  • 5+ years of experience interfacing with manufacturing and assembly for prototyping
Responsibilities
  • End-to-end ownership of battery and battery management system specification, architecture, simulation, schematic capture, PCB design, mechanical packaging design, board-level bring-up and validation, environmental qualification (vibration, thermal vacuum), and integrated system-level validation
  • Design of circuits to implement functions such as battery voltage/current sensing, charge balancing, disconnect relays, galvanic isolation, and fault detection
  • Development of battery models for electronic simulation and system modeling and battery state-of-charge estimation algorithms
  • Perform failure modes and effects analyses and drive reliability design and validation plans at the system level