Full-Time

Electrical Engineer

E-2 Development

Updated on 5/18/2024

VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$100,000 - $170,000Annually

+ Equity

Entry

West Athens, CA, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline
  • 1+ years of experience with electronics design, development, fabrication, assembly, or test (internships included)
Responsibilities
  • Responsible Engineer for E-2 test stand and development engine electronics
  • Procure, calibrate, install, and troubleshoot instrumentation for E-2 test stand and engine
  • Improve and troubleshoot test stand ECU and DAQ
  • Integrate flight computer and integrated power bus into E-2 test stand then engine
  • Design circuit boards and electronics for various test stand and engine needs
  • Integrate throttle motors with circuit boards and control system on engine
  • Responsible for wiring harness and mounting avionics on E-2 engine and test stand
  • Create electronics schematics and models/drawings of parts and assemblies. Perform calculations and analyses with team support
  • Work with our team to build propulsion component assemblies and the full engine to test at NASA Stennis Space Center
  • Create schematics; write procedures, work instructions, and document processes
  • Conduct tests of propulsion components and the full engine with our team at NASA Stennis Center
  • Communicate effectively with entire team to regularly provide updates on progress and issues
  • Always follow proper safety procedures and wear personal protective equipment in the workplace

Vast is developing Haven-1, the world's first private space station, designed for extended human spaceflight missions and scientific research opportunities, including lunar artificial gravity. The space station is compatible with SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and offers privacy, internet access, and panoramic views of space.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

505%