Be more than just an employee number! Join Terran Orbital, the leader in innovation, manufacturing and operations in the small satellite industry. We are a pioneer in the miniaturization of space technologies and the delivery of responsive space solutions. We are a unique, fast growing, and trusted team focused on quickly and economically designing, building, launching, and operating state-of-the-art satellites for advanced mission constellations.
As a System Integration Engineer, the candidate will work within a multidisciplinary team to build, integrate, and test space vehicles at both the sub-system and system levels.
Design vehicle assembly architecture and procedures
Design and develop tools and hardware to enable vehicle assembly and ensure vehicle testing abilities
Develop full testing campaigns ensuring vehicle integrity of electronic and mechanical systems
Vehicle integration build flow and test concept of operations
Position will require being hands-on and will require standing for extended periods of time.
Electrical and Mechanical issue debugging at the satellite system and subsystem level
Manage work orders and driving nonconformances into actionable items and system improvements
Responsible for enabling day-to-day execution of the vehicle integration and test flow
Develop and refine manufacturing assembly procedures based on lessons learned to mature status
Interface with engineers and technicians to advance to larger scale manufacturing and automation
Evaluate proposed designs for manufacturability and integration into subsystems
Other tasks as assigned
Bachelor's degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, Manufacturing, or Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
2+ years of experience (internship time is counted) as a test or manufacturing engineer supporting highly integrated cross-disciplinary assembly operations, with hands-on technical experience.
Master's degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, Manufacturing, or Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
Experience with build integration and testing of propulsion, thermal, electrical and/or structural systems; including, but not limited to: vibration, shock, thermal, vacuum, and radiation testing.
Experience with electrical debugging of PCB Assemblies, including the ability to read electrical schematics.
Documentation and configuration management experience
Experience writing test plans, procedures and providing go/no-go judgment
Experience in a production environment within the aerospace industry
Experience working in a laboratory setting, particularly a cleanroom with ESD precautions
The ability to read and write basic code in any major programming language.
Experience using Linux based operating systems
Employee Equity Incentive Program
Company-paid comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
Cross-training and professional development opportunities
To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. In addition, please note that this position may also require the possession of an existing United States National Security clearance or eligibility for such a clearance.
ABOUT TERRAN ORBITAL:
Founded in 2013 in Irvine, California, with headquarters in Boca Raton, Florida. Terran Orbital is a leading manufacturer of small satellites primarily serving the United States and Allied aerospace and defense industries. Terran Orbital provides end-to-end satellite solutions by combining satellite design, production, launch planning, mission operations, and in-orbit support to meet the needs of the most demanding military, civil, and commercial customers.
Learn more at www.terranorbital.com
Terran Orbital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.