Lead Architect
Posted on 4/3/2024
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

$3.4B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

20%

1 year growth

76%

2 year growth

212%
Locations
Newport Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Cybersecurity
IT Project Management
System Administration
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Robotics, Physics, Mechanical, Electrical, or Software engineering, or equivalent experience in a relevant field
  • Experience in a senior role leading system design and development from initial concept through test and delivery to customers
  • Experience with data analysis, rapid prototyping, and early-stage customer deployments
  • Hands-on build and prototyping of complex robotic systems
  • Familiarity with concepts of mechatronic design, firmware + software system design, sensor physics, tracking & calibration, and data-backed decision making
  • Ability to engage technically with mechanical, electrical, firmware, sensors, and robotics software leads
  • Ability to lead a cross-functional team through design trades while meeting program deadlines
  • High ownership, mission-oriented mentality
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented, with strong verbal & written communication skills
  • A sincere commitment to a positive, inclusive, and collaborative culture
  • Must be able to obtain and hold a U.S. Top Secret security clearance
  • Ability to travel as required for test planning and execution
Responsibilities
  • Lead technical execution from vision & initial design, through fabrication, test and production
  • Develop systems that support expeditionary operation, intuitive setup and use by warfighters, and modular expansion of sensors
  • Setup trades to enable exploration of early designs while working closely with technical SMEs and Business Development teams to find the right solution for current and future gaps in capability
  • Operate at the intersection of software and hardware
  • Define product milestones, lead technical design reviews, guide cross-functional product decisions, manage engineering risk
  • Coordinate the fabrication of prototype and low-rate production articles and subsystem/system level test efforts
  • Work with senior leadership to ensure resource plans are adequate for work scope
  • Support remote troubleshooting and operation of deployed systems
  • Conduct hands-on, in-field testing
  • Create and carry out a verification and validation plan for the end to end system