Test Instrumentation 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
Mojave, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JIRA
Confluence
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Control Systems Engineering
Electronics Design Engineering
Instrumentation and Measurement Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline
  • 2+ years of experience in the operation, design and development of instrumentation and controls equipment
  • Experience with PLCs
  • Experience with National Instruments hardware and LabVIEW
  • Experience with strain gauges, IEPE accelerometers, TCs, RTDs and 4-20mA loop sensors
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret technical documentation such as wire diagrams, sensor data sheets, and data systems equipment manuals
  • Experience with NX and Teamcenter
  • Experience with JIRA / Confluence
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Read & interpret Plumbing and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, along with effective teamwork abilities
  • Ability and willingness to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment
  • Willingness to work evenings and/or weekends to support critical mission milestones
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs unassisted
  • Must be able to work in extreme temperatures, ranging from 20F to 120F, outdoor
Responsibilities
  • Support test engineers by maintaining all test stand instrumentation and control systems on all rocket engine and structures test stands
  • Generate and maintain electrical schematics for all test stand instrumentation and control systems
  • Manage all instrumentation calibration records
  • Manage all instrumentation checkout and calibration equipment
  • Coordinate recalibration of all instrumentation
  • Develop debug and servicing procedures for all test site instrumentation and work side by side with electrical technicians in the activation and maintenance of all test stand electrical systems