Propulsion Integration Engineer
Posted on 10/27/2023
INACTIVE
Astranis

201-500 employees

Building low-cost satellites for global internet access
Company Overview
Astranis Space Technologies is a leader in the telecommunications industry, specializing in the creation of small, cost-effective satellites aimed at providing internet access to the 4 billion people globally who are currently without. The company's unique satellite broadband networks offer unparalleled capabilities, attracting both commercial and government customers, and have led to partnerships with top industry players like Orbits Corp, Pacific Dataport, Grupo Andesat, and Anuvu. These collaborations are not only expanding Astranis' global reach but also enabling the company to bring high-speed internet to underserved communities, demonstrating its commitment to social impact.
Hardware
Aerospace
B2C

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$555.3M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

39%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
CategoriesNew
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline (e.g. engineering, physics) or equivalent experience
  • 1-5 years of industry experience in a design and manufacture related role
  • Hands-on experience working with liquid and gas systems
  • An interest in test and manufacture hardware development, including working in a fast-paced environment and doing hands-on design/development
  • Demonstrated ability to personally design, build, and test hardware
  • Experience working in a cleanroom
  • US Citizenship or Green Card
Responsibilities
  • Design of jigs and fixtures used to fabricate a satellite propulsion system
  • Document work instructions for technicians
  • Develop and refine manufacturing processes
  • Build, design, and automate testing
  • Work in a clean room with flight hardware
  • Design/procure and operate high pressure gas systems
  • Manage inventory
  • Assure process repeatability
  • Maintain cleanliness throughout the manufacturing process
  • Work closely with the Assembly Integration & Test team and Mechanical team
  • Assist in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional teammates to our rapidly-growing team.
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with welding and weld inspection certifications
  • Experience with precision cleaning and x-ray inspection
  • Experience with in-space propulsion system design and manufacture
  • Experience with automotive or medical hardware design and manufacture
  • Familiarity with AWS D17.1, ASME Y14.5, and AFSPCMAN 91-710
  • Familiarity with propellant material compatibility