Satellite Assembly – And Test Lead
Integration
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SpinLaunch

51-200 employees

Aerospace engineering
Company Overview
SpinLaunch is developing a kinetic energy space launch system that reduces dependency on traditional chemical rockets, with the goal of significantly lowering the cost of access to space while increasing the frequency of launch.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$146M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-10%

2 year growth

-30%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Mid
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Expert
CategoriesNew
Aerospace Engineering
QA & Testing
Requirements
  • 5+ years of professional satellite assembly, integration, and test (AI&T) experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace or Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • Strong understanding of common spacecraft failure modes and their root causes
  • Strong understanding of statistical screening methods and risk assessment
  • Breadth of experience in manufacturing and integration cost reduction and schedule management
  • Penchant for leadership and inspiring teams to achieve at a high level
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to rapidly expand application specific knowledge sets and skills where necessary
  • Passion for understanding complexity and finding answers to challenging questions
Responsibilities
  • Own the development of assembly, integration, and test (AI&T) strategies for innovative new satellite technologies at scale
  • Execute supplier due diligence and contribute to the supplier identification and down-selection process
  • Work with external vendors to improve product quality, reliability, lead time, and cost
  • Define facilities requirements and work with the facilities team to stand up integration infrastructure
  • Inform satellite design for manufacturability
  • Implement creative AI&T cost reduction strategies
  • Maintain integration schedule
  • Build and lead a team to rapidly bring innovative products to market
  • Travel up to 30% of the time
Desired Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Aerospace or Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • Previous experience with spacecraft and/or space mission design
  • Previous experience with automated spacecraft acceptance test procedures