Full-Time

Electrical Systems Engineer

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Loft Orbital

Loft Orbital

201-500 employees

Provides satellite deployment and operation services

Hardware

Senior, Expert

Golden, CO, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field (Master's preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in high-reliability electrical system design for space systems
  • Knowledge of bus communication protocols such as CAN, Ethernet, SpaceWire, and serial communication
  • Strong understanding of power conditioning and distribution, and communication methods, including fault tolerance and redundancy for high-reliability systems
  • Proficiency in engineering software and tools relevant to electrical system design
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and communicate complex technical concepts
  • Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work
Responsibilities
  • Develop, integrate, and test system-level solutions for satellite projects
  • Perform high-level functional design for space vehicle electrical systems
  • Develop the electrical system architecture to include power conditioning and distribution, command and control, data processing, and payload interfaces
  • Develop system and component requirements and interconnect diagrams
  • Maintain vehicle-level performance metrics and power budgets
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to optimize system redundancy and fault tolerance
  • Support hardware-in-the-loop development, testing, and space vehicle integration

Loft Orbital specializes in providing a turnkey solution for deploying satellite constellations efficiently and affordably. They employ a payload-agnostic approach that integrates seamlessly across various spacecraft platforms. Their mission-as-a-service model underscores a commitment to simplifying and demystifying space access, which is pivotal for industries and governments aiming to leverage satellite technology.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$156.2M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

51%

2 year growth

113%