Full-Time

Senior Systems Engineer II

CesiumAstro

CesiumAstro

51-200 employees

Engineers and manufactures space communication systems.

Hardware
Aerospace

Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering
  • A minimum of 6 years of experience with an emphasis on space-based communication payloads
  • Background and practical experience in antenna and RF systems
  • Experience with at least one scripting and one programming language
  • Experience working with product/component developers and vendors who provide critical functionality to the overall system
  • Excellent written and verbal technical communication skills
  • Experience with a requirements management tool such as DOORS or Jama
  • Ability to define work direction, track milestones, and demonstrate progress on large, open-ended projects
  • Sense of urgency, with the ability to work well under pressure
  • The ability to work well with multifunctional teams
Responsibilities
  • Evaluate customer and operational needs to define requirements, integrate technical parameters, and assure compatibility of all physical, functional, and program interfaces
  • Collaborate with the program management team to support project scheduling and coordination
  • Partner with program management to be the primary outward-facing team with external customers for technical baseline discussions
  • Act as the liaison between program management, engineering, and manufacturing ensuring effective and organized communications
  • Participate in development of system engineering processes for requirements management, flow down, and traceability
  • Perform risk analysis and develop mitigation strategies
  • Identify and resolve issues that may impede the progress of engineering teams
  • Foster a culture of efficiency and continuous improvement within our programs

CesiumAstro stands out as a leading company in the aerospace industry, offering tailored, mission-ready solutions for both commercial and defense applications. Their competitive advantage lies in their full-stack modular product line, which allows for customization based on specific payload requirements. With a diverse global operation that includes hardware and software engineering, manufacturing, mission systems, and wireless communications engineering, the company fosters a culture of technical excellence and industry leadership.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$120.2M

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

22%

1 year growth

51%

2 year growth

101%