Principal Systems Engineer
Space
Posted on 8/18/2023
INACTIVE
Anduril

1,001-5,000 employees

Technology products for defense & national security
Company Overview
Anduril's mission is to transform US & allied military capabilities with advanced technology.
Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
Hardware
AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$2.2B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Costa Mesa, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

28%

1 year growth

96%

2 year growth

231%
Locations
Newport Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Requirements
  • Experience in architecting, developing, and delivering defense/IC satellite and space hardware and software systems
  • Understanding of the recent/current technical state of key USSF and IC space systems and mission areas
  • Demonstrated ability to decompose complex systems with competing objectives (e.g., performance, schedule, openness, cybersecurity, MLS) into executable requirements and execution then delivering on those to meet government expectations
  • Experience with spacecraft standards for qualification testing and acceptance testing to include the use of GEVS, SMC-S-016 (MIL-STD-1540), etc
  • Experience with US government space mission areas and associated CONOPS for successfully executing missions to enable space for the warfighter
  • Design and development of space vehicle and payload architectures and detailed mission solutions to complex space domain challenges
  • Strong technical communication skills, providing the ability to deliver critical technical briefings and conclusions to technical leadership, company leadership, and customers
  • Strong technical fundamentals in space systems, space ground infrastructure, and product development
  • Technical experience leading US Government contracts
Responsibilities
  • Provide technical expertise across multiple spacecraft subsystems including bus and payloads
  • Leverage strategic partnerships and teammates for building out new products to satisfy customer requirements in new and challenging mission areas
  • Provide space industry expertise to refine and advance the Anduril Space and Orbital Systems strategy for growing the organization
  • Contribute technical inputs to proposals to include engineering execution plans
  • Provider oversight to a multi-disciplinary team of engineers through all phases of program execution up to and including delivery and operation of capabilities on-orbit
  • Perform mission and system level trade studies and analysis to balance risk, cost, and performance
Desired Qualifications
  • Hold a U.S. Top Secret security clearance with a SSBI
  • Previous experience delivering spacecraft flight hardware
  • On-orbit mission operations of satellites and/or associated payloads