Date Posted
Category
Salary
Job type
Level
Location
Save job Apply now
Company

Astrobotic Technology

addressAddressMojave, CA
type Form of workFull-Time
salary SalaryUpdating
CategoryInformation Technology

Job description

Astrobotic is enabling sustainable access and utilization of the Moon, Mars, and beyond. Through its recent acquisition of Masten Space Systems, we've been building and flying reusable rockets for nearly two decades with the most successful rocket-powered landings in the industry. We work directly with NASA, defense, and commercial customers to develop the tech it takes to break down the barriers to space.

Together, we'll make wild napkin ideas possible by taking them from the lab, to the test site, all the way to the lunar surface and beyond. This position will be involved in development and evolution of Astrobotic's portfolio of propulsion testing capabilities, including active involvement in engine and flight test campaigns, test stand development and operations, and test infrastructure maintenance and improvements. Applicants should have a background in propulsion system testing or flight operations.

Experience with cryo propulsion systems and hazardous test operations required. Key Duties & Responsibilities: Key team member for all Mojave test operations, including but not limited to single element, integrated engine and prop system, and flight vehicle testing Support design, fabrication, operation, maintenance, and repair of test stands (currently ranging from 100lbf to 25,000lbf) Work closely with the systems team to create test procedures for novel new vehicles and engines to confirm requirements are met Ensure safe and successful test activities in a variety of environments Assist in developing and implementing test stand and flight vehicle maintenance plans and processes Assist in training new team members in test procedures and flight operations Provide input to ground support equipment design and operations Potential lifecycle and operations management responsibilities for one or more test stands Required Skills/Experience: Thorough understanding of, and hands-on experience with, cryogenic propulsion systems Experience safely testing with and handling hazardous materials (cryogens, hypergols, high pressure gas) An eye for safety before and during test and flight operations Ability to predict potential testing issues and prevent them Hands-on fabrication & Testing Experience Combustion analysis & tools (e.g., CEA) Experience with, and understanding of, instrumentation and data acquisition hardware, tools, and techniques Analytical/scientific programming experience (Python, C/C++, and/or Matlab) Bachelor's degree or higher in a technical field Excellent communications skills Strong work ethic and intrinsic self-motivation Desired Skills/Experience: Experience with fluid system components in cryogenic service Experience with Dewesoft and/or Labview data acquisition Awareness of regulatory safety requirements (e.g., OSHA, FAA) 3-5 years experience in aerospace engineering 2+ years in propulsion design and/or test for rockets or equivalent Experience with startups or new space companies Salary Range: $110,000 - $165,000 The base salary range represents the low and high end of the anticipated salary range for this position. The actual base salary offered for this position will depend on numerous factors including individual performance, business objectives, and the candidates professional experience.

Base salary is just one component of Astrobotic's competitive total rewards strategy. To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you 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.

Astrobotic Technology, Inc. does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to contact@astrobotic.com.

Astrobotic Technology - The previous day - 2023-01-26 15:10

Jobs in the same company

Senior Propulsion Test Engineer (Multiple Openings)

RF Communications Engineer II

Astrobotic Technology

Updating

Pittsburgh, PA

Senior Propulsion Engineer (Multiple Openings)

Astrobotic Technology

Updating

Mojave, CA

Electrical Engineer II - Space Robotics

Astrobotic Technology

Updating

Pittsburgh, PA

Composite Engineer

Astrobotic Technology

Updating

Pittsburgh, PA

Integration & Test Engineer

Astrobotic Technology

Updating

Pittsburgh, PA

Jobs in the same category

Senior Propulsion Test Engineer (Multiple Openings)

Lead ML Ops Engineer - AI

Relativity

Updating

United, WV

Project Coordinator

LHH

Updating

Phoenix, AZ

Construction Contracts Lead - current team of 2 - great company

Jobot

$80,000 to $140,000 Yearly

Fremont, CA

Plant Manager Plymouth IN (Pretzels Inc)

The Hershey Company

Updating

Plymouth, IN

Construction Contracts Lead - current team of 2 - great company

Jobot

$80,000 to $140,000 Yearly

San Jose, CA

Project Administrator

Bernhard

Updating

Tampa, FL

Construction Contracts Lead - current team of 2 - great company

Jobot

$80,000 to $140,000 Yearly

Hayward, CA

Project Designer K-12

DLR Group

Updating

Riverside, CA

Sr. Country Officer

Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Updating

Washington, DC

Oracle Fusion Architect

Infojini Inc

Updating

Columbia, SC

Related jobs

Senior Propulsion Test Engineer (Multiple Openings)

Lead ML Ops Engineer - AI

Relativity

Updating

United, WV

Research Engineer

The Allen Institute for AI

Updating

Seattle, WA

Senior Director, Technology Salary $140,000 - $170,000

San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Updating

San Francisco, CA

Senior Database Architect

Panopto

Updating

Seattle, WA

Licensed Practical Nurse 3rd Shift PRN

Dominion Senior Living

Updating

Sevierville, TN

Maintenance R&M Engineer

Jaguar Land Rover

Updating

Hams, CA

Technology Engineer-Mobility

Norfolk Southern Corp.

Updating

Atlanta, GA

Related keywords

Senior Propulsion Test Engineer (Multiple Openings)

Similar company

Senior Propulsion Test Engineer (Multiple Openings)