Systems engineer

Are you looking to work in a technical lead capacity designing and developing LEO satellites?


This brand new lead engineering position, is geared up for someone who has the innate ability to tackle challenges creatively, navigating complex problems related to Low earth orbit satellites.


You will utilizing your extensive experience of requirements development for Low Earth Orbit Satellites including Conops development whilst evaluating factors to devise innovative solutions.


As a Leader, you'll be networking with senior internal and external stakeholders, showcasing your exceptional judgment in approaching new assignments.


The position will span across satellite subsystems so a deep knowledge of one of the following will be vital to be the credible leader for this team.



1. Attitude Determination and Control


2. Flight software


3. Command & data handling


4. Electrical circuit design and analysis


5. Thermal design and analysis


6. Knowledge of Bus and Instrument Integration and Test




If you would like to hear more about how you can lead this business to success as the principal engineer then please get in touch.



Because of the nature of the position you will need to be eligible for SC even if you don't currently hold it.


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FPGA Firmware Engineer

Title: FPGA Firmware Engineer

Location: San Diego, CA

Job Description:


  • Responsible for the design, test, and integration of complex, high-speed FPGAs (mostly Xilinx)
  • Develop architectures compatible with embedded Linux environments.
  • Design and support top-level system simulations.
  • Fully document design details and hold a design review prior to implementation
  • Work in a fast-paced development team, collaborating closely with hardware and software engineers during test and integration
  • Translate system requirements into FPGA architectures.
  • Develop FPGA designs using HDL (VHDL, System Verilog, etc.).
  • Support systems integration and Test Engineering to produce functional designs.
  • Implement and contribute to the architecture of current and next-generation multi-megapixel camera systems, interfacing with the Camera Link and SpaceWire standards.
  • Design systems capable of handling Imager data and Image processing (Embedded Camera Development).
  • Create and document test plans to assure integrated performance meets specification.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 5 or more years of experience in the design, test, and integration of complex, high-speed FPGAs
  • Experience with lab equipment
  • Ability to read, understand, and review schematic drawings
  • Experience with technical documentation
  • Ability to multitask and handle a dynamic work environment

ITAR REQUIREMENT 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.

Equal Opportunity Employer Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Senior Electrical Engineer

Senior Electrical Engineer
San Diego, CA

Our client are an exciting Space company focused on technology advancement for high-reliability space subsystems. They Develop high-performance communications, digital and electro-optic systems.


  • Derive and document circuit board requirements from system/top-level requirements.
  • Create schematic drawings for complex Printed Circuit Board Assemblies (PCBAs).
  • Layout and/or guide the layout of printed complex Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs).
  • When/where needed, assist with manufacturing of complex PCBAs.
  • Develop printed circuit board assembly test procedures to assure that performance meets specifications.
  • Validate the design; troubleshoot and test complex circuit boards.
  • Provide system integration and test troubleshooting support
  • Be able to meet aggressive/accelerated schedule deadlines.
  • Support internal and external design and development gate reviews with related documentation.
  • Support customer meetings.
  • Participate in proposals and trade studies, including evaluating contractor and subcontractor proposals for technical feasibility.


  • Minimum Education / Experience: 2-6 Years with Bachelor’s in Science in Electrical or Electronics Engineering and/or Master
  • Hardware/schematic design, analysis/simulations, layout and test experience.
  • Capable of multi-tasking; working on multiple projects & supporting production activities
  • Strong technical background; capable of coming up-to-speed quickly on new technologies.


  • Preferred experience with space design, development and manufacturing standards
  • Preferred knowledge of space environmental conditions including EMI/EMC, temperature, humidity, altitude, shock, vibration, acoustics, and decompression.

If you are interested in this role then please apply today.

Mission Manager

Join Us in Pushing the Boundaries of Space Exploration! 

Are you a seasoned Mission Manager with a passion for space exploration? Have you worked on end 2 end space projects? 

Are you eager to embark on a ground-breaking journey that extends humanity’s presence beyond Earth? We have an exhilarating opportunity that combines your expertise with this visionary mission.

Position: Mission Manager – Groundbreaking Space Exploration Endeavor

Why This Role Is Unmissable:

  1. Frontier of Innovation: You’ll spearhead pioneering efforts, contributing significantly to a mission aimed at expanding human reach in space.
  2. Pioneering Impact: Be instrumental in establishing manufacturing and habitation in Low Earth Orbit, shaping the future of humanity in space.
  3. Cutting-Edge Technology: Engage with top-tier space tech, managing projects that will push the boundaries of your skills and expertise.
  4. Collaborative Excellence: Work alongside brilliant minds, collaborating and learning from the best in the field, fostering both personal and professional growth.
  5. Customer Interaction: Forge strong relationships as the primary liaison between our company and esteemed customers, ensuring mission success and client satisfaction.
  6. Diverse Challenges: Expect a role that presents varied challenges daily, from managing multiple programs to tackling technical issues, ensuring a dynamic work experience.
  7. Professional Development: Avail abundant opportunities for growth and further education in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with room for career advancement.
  8. Contribution to Space Exploration: Every task directly fuels the advancement of space exploration, offering a sense of purpose and fulfillment in your contributions.
  9. Dynamic Environment: Embrace a startup culture that values adaptability, innovation, and creativity, promising an ever-evolving and exciting workspace.
  10. Travel Opportunities: If you thrive on travel, seize the chance to visit launch sites, test locations, and customer hubs, gaining exposure to diverse facets of the space industry.

This position will suit someone who has worked on GOV contracts or NASA projects end 2 end and likes to be customer facing. 

Apply now with your updated resume – 

Business Development Manager

? Elevate Your Career to New Heights as a Business Development Manager within the Space ecosystem.

An exciting opportunity awaits for a dynamic and results-driven Business Development Manager with a passion for space exploration and a keen eye for commercial sales. Join a cutting-edge team and contribute to the next frontier of human achievement.

Important Qualifications to keep in mind:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience – Engineering or Technical background
  • 1 – 4 years’ prior industry related business development experience – Space
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven knowledge and execution of successful development strategies
  • Focused and goal-oriented

? Key Qualifications:

  • Space Agency/ISS Expertise: Leverage your in-depth knowledge of the Space Agency and International Space Station (ISS) operations to drive business development initiatives.
  • Commercial & GOV Space Sales Experience: Proven success in commercial & GOV sales is crucial, ensuring your ability to navigate the competitive space industry landscape.

? Preferred Background:

  • NASA Johnson/NASA Experience: Familiarity with NASA Johnson Space Center and other NASA operations is highly desirable, showcasing your understanding of government space programs.
  • US Government & DoD Experience: Navigate the complex world of government contracts and Department of Defense (DoD) projects, bringing valuable insights to our team.

? Location Flexibility:

  • West Coast: Embrace the California coast with this onsite position, allowing you to work seamlessly with unicorn space hubs.

? Responsibilities:

  • In-Space Network Development: Work collaboratively in a small team to pioneer the utilization of in-space networks, creating new business opportunities and advancing the forefront of space technology.
  • Space Station and Satellite Experience: Utilize your expertise in space station operations and satellite technology to drive technical business development initiatives.
  • Spacecraft Sales and Hardware Experience: Showcase your prowess in spacecraft sales and hardware, contributing to the growth and success of our space ventures.

Join this business on this exciting journey to shape the future of space exploration. If you’re ready to be part of a pioneering team, apply now. Thanks, Matt – Principal Consultant /

Full-Stack Software Engineer

Full-Stack Software Engineer, Application Software
Location: Long Beach, CA

Your chance to join a company dedicated to advancing humanity’s reach into the solar system and beyond. Their mission centers around enabling manufacturing and habitation in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) by building next generation space stations.

They are looking for a Senior Fullstack Software Engineer to contribute to the development of systems crucial for the design and construction of their space stations. Your role involves creating and delivering software systems that underpin core engineering operations.


  • Work with team to design and implement web applications using modern frontends and application servers, that consume APIs and micro-services in a heterogeneous environment
  • Work with team to design and implement backends including data modeling, APIs, and supporting pipelines
  • Rapidly iterate on tooling and design new applications as the company grows
  • Influence and adopt software practices and patterns that will scale to what will eventually become a very large codebase and team

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, or other engineering discipline 
  • 2+ years of software development experience
  • Experience building, shipping, and supporting complex, data-intensive full-stack software applications

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • Experience working on ambiguous problems
  • Production DevOps experience (Docker and K8s preferred)
  • Experience working with multiple programming languages
  • Experience working with time series data and databases
  • Experience with CAD software and the hardware engineering processes
  • Experience with API design
  • Experience with one or more of the following platforms and frameworks
    • React, Vue or similar
    • NextJS
    • GraphQL
    • Nodejs
    • OAuth
    • Terraform
    • PostgreSQL, MySQL, or SQL Server


FPGA Engineer

Torrance, CA OR Salt Lake City, UT
Hybrid (3 days per week onsite); Full-time (9/80 schedule); Permanent

An exciting FPGA Engineer opportunity has just arisen with a leading military aircraft designer and manufacturer of flight control equipment and systems.

In this position, you will formulate FPGA requirements and craft VHDL code for FPGAs interfacing with components in flight control systems. Additionally, you will be responsible for architecting and creating test procedures and test benches for the developed FPGA solutions. This role reports to the Engineering Manager, and working alongside other Engineers you will:

  • Create FPGA requirements.
  • Develop VHDL code for FPGAs.
  • Participate in requirements, design, and code reviews.
  • Architect and develop FPGA test procedures and test benches.
  • Perform verification and validation activities and document results.
  • Perform card-level tests.
  • Implement high-speed digital circuit designs based on requirements.
  • Perform worst-case analysis for power and timing.


  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Over 2 years of experience developing and verifying FPGAs.
  • VHDL coding experience.
  • Knowledge of digital logic design.
  • Even though this position does not require a DoD security clearance, you'll need to be eligible to obtain access to US export-controlled information.

In return you'll get (not limited to):

  • Annual basic salary up to $135,000
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance (from day 1)
  • Flexible PTO
  • 401k match
  • Relocation assistance available (where applicable)

If you have the expertise and ambition to take on this position, please apply. We are looking forward to discussing this opportunity with you in further detail.

Senior FPGA / Digital Design Engineer

Torrance, California, USA
Hybrid (3 days per week onsite); Full-time (9/80 schedule); Permanent

An exciting Senior FPGA/Digital Design Engineer opportunity has just arisen with a leading military aircraft designer and manufacturer of flight control equipment and systems.

In this position, you will be responsible for the design and creation of FPGA systems that interact with electronic, electro-mechanical, and mechanical components in flight actuation systems. You will tackle complex challenges, devise innovative solutions, and contribute to applications within the military aerospace sector. Reporting directly to the Electronics Engineering Manager, this position offers an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact in the field.


  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Over 10 years of design and development engineering experience (Aerospace & defense industry experience is desirable).
  • Over 3 years of experience designing test benches and simulations using digital simulation tools (for example Modelsim, Active-HDL) for verification of FPGA designs.
  • Digital design expertise including modern microprocessors / DSPs, high-speed digital logic, FPGA, memory, analog-to-digital, digital-to-analog converters, and communication links.
  • Demonstrate detailed knowledge of VHDL or Verilog coding and how to optimize for performance.
  • Analysis expertise including power dissipation, power use, timing, signal integrity, component derating, and Acceptance Test / Built-In Test coverage.
  • Knowledge of board design and layout including design tools.
  • Even though this position does not require a DoD security clearance, you'll need to be eligible to obtain access to US export-controlled information.

In return you'll get (not limited to):

  • Annual basic salary up to $180,000
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance (from day 1)
  • Flexible PTO
  • 401k match
  • Relocation assistance available (where applicable)

If you have the expertise and ambition to take on this position, please apply. We are looking forward to discussing this opportunity with you in further detail.

VP of Avionics

Do you want to work on enabling manufacturing and habitation in LEO to expand humanities presence into the solar system and beyond?

I'm looking for a VP of Avionics to accelerate the development of the electronic and computer systems that are at the heart of the companies space stations.

Do you have a proven track record of:

– Team leadership

– Creating custom electrical systems with a flair for power systems

– Computing

– Networking

– Sensing systems

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, or other engineering discipline.
  • 10+ years of experience working as an Electrical Engineer or Avionics Engineer.
  • 5+ years leading electrical engineering design teams.

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • Electrical design experience in the Space Industry.
  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar relevant discipline.
  • RF communications and high-frequency board-level design experience.
  • Circuit simulation and modeling.
  • Power systems design experience .

Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time.
  • Willingness to work overtime, or weekends to support critical mission milestones.

If this sounds like you, apply now!