project manager

Are you someone who is looking for autonomy, a workplace that empowers you to problem solve and find new ways to enhance products without micromanaging your every move?
 

Are you process driven, perhaps you have honed your craft in a big prime but now seeking to put your skills to use in a smaller more dynamic work force with big potential for growth?

 

You will use your skills as a project manager to ensure the product is keeping with customer expectations and being delivered on time, in budget and to the highest of quality. You will be involved across the entire design and development stage of these state of the art precision simulators, feeding into a range of highly regulated industries such as defence and aerospace you will work across precision measurement tools.

 

You will need to have solid PM experience and be a credible engineer who can question design reviews. If you have full systems level knowledge and come from an aerospace background with niche experience across design and development of sensors, simulators, Environmental test systems, Hardware – in – the – loop simulators or similar and want to explore the range of options in this thriving medium enterprise please send your updated resume to C.Farish@evona.com.

This is an urgent requirement and the process will move quickly.

systems enginneer

Are you someone who is looking for autonomy, a workplace that empowers you to problem solve and find new ways to enhance products without micromanaging your every move?
 

Are you process driven, perhaps you have honed your craft in a big prime but now seeking to put your skills to use in a smaller more dynamic work force with big potential for growth?

You will use your skills to work across state of the art precision simulators, working on the full lifecycle of design and development for manufacture feeding into a range of highly regulated industries such as defence and aerospace you will work across precision measurement tools.

You will need to have operated at full systems level ideally coming from a mechanical or electrical background, you will oversee the architecture and work hands in hand with the program team. Your work ties together the entire development process. This position will have overall product responsibility.

So if you have a solid background in design and development of sensors, simulators, Environmental test systems, Hardware – in – the – loop simulators or similar and want to explore the range of options in this thriving medium enterprise please send your updated resume to C.Farish@evona.com.

This is an urgent requirement and the process will move quickly.

Mechanical Engineer

Would you like to join a global market leader in engineering solutions for unmanned and missile systems? 

I am looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join a business in Austin TX. 

In this role you will take a lead on product development as well as interact with customers creating requirements. 

The ideal candidate would have experience working with rotary machinery or an aerospace background. You need to have experience in mechanical design as well as analysis.

In return you will receive a competitive salary as well as great benefits.
Please get in touch to find out more!
 

Flight Software Engineer

Flight Software Engineer

Irvine, California

 

Are you a Flight Software Engineer looking for a new opportunity within the space sector? On offer is the chance to join a company who are leading the way in developing low earth orbit spacecraft to move things around in space to gain space domain awareness data

 

The company are going from strength to strength experiencing year on year growth. They are leaders in their sector; this is an exciting and rare opportunity to join the team at a crucial time in their development.

 

This position would suit someone who has experience working on Spacecraft.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Developing Flight Software from firmware to application to automates testing software.
  • Write drivers to interface with various spacecraft components.
  • Board bring up, boot loader development, filesystem implementation, operating system configuration and modification, protocol implementation.

 

Requirements:

  • Experience working with spacecraft.
  • Driver development experience.
  • Embedded Linux experience.
  • C/C++ experience.

 

Benefits:

  • Salary $120k – $160k
  • Full benefits package

 

If you are interested in this position, please apply as soon as possible.

Director, SAR Engineering

Director, SAR Engineering
Finland

I am working with a cutting edge, Satellite manufacturing scale-up who are continuing to grow their team.

They operate and control one of the largest commercial, satellite constellations in the world and are directing their capabilities towards the Defence & Intelligence sector as well as monitoring natural catastrophes.

About you:

You are an experienced Engineering Manager/Director who has a strong technical background in SAR and proven track record of leading experts and helping them shine and grow.

You will be accountable for the team and add a major contribution to the work they do.

Key Responsibilities:
 

  • Develop innovative algorithms and models for SAR image formation processing
  • Analyze effects of SAR waveforms, CONOPS, and system configurations, and provide recommendations for implementation
  • Perform system level analysis and evaluation with respect to requirements
  • Contribute to software for synthetic data generation and testing
  • Present technical briefings to internal and external stakeholders
  • Opportunities in other technical areas include detection algorithms, autofocus, ISAR, and bi-statics

Key Requirements:
 

  • Communicating and influencing: must be able to explain technical concepts to a wide range of skill sets: peers, other engineers, management (technical and non-technical), sales and marketing.
  • Must have written a Synthetic Aperture Radar Image Formation Processor at some point in their career
  • Demonstrates credibility for leadership, understanding of SAR principles, computer science and signal processing
  • Management: needs to have experience running a team or eclectic engineering personalities with deep and varied skills
  • Adapting the tasks to the people and not vice versa
  • Ability to plan: recognising risk / opportunity and managing it appropriately
  • I.e. understanding when a process is inappropriate, managing its circumvention carefully and rebuilding better processes. 
  • Passionate / interested in science and technology related to space, satellites, computer and languages, mathematics
  • Experience in hiring and growing engineers. Knows what it takes to attract and hire talent and then keep and grow it. 
  • Would have worked in a relevant engineering community as an IC or as a manager at minimum for over 10 years to gain the relevant experience and perspective

Location:

  • Hybrid position

Salary:

  • €90,000 – €130,000

Director, Ground Station Communications

Director, Ground Station Communications
Finland

I am working with a cutting edge, Satellite manufacturing scale-up who are continuing to grow their team.

They operate and control one of the largest commercial, satellite constellations in the world and are directing their capabilities towards the Defence & Intelligence sector as well as monitoring natural catastrophes.

About You:

As a Director, Ground Station Communications you will successfully manage and lead the Satellite communications engineering teams that cover their capabilities to reserve and manage passes, interface and control groundstations, own the connection to satellites and ensure the quality of downlinking and optimal behaviour.

You will lead and nurture a world-class engineering culture and team, ensuring they execute against short-term and long-term satellite, technology and business roadmaps. 

Key Responsibilities:
 

  • Space communication design and engineering of radio frequency and optical ground stations for communication and tracking, including space debris and near-Earth objects tracking.
  • Monitor the performance and quality of the ground stations, report and investigate anomalies, participate in the correction of anomalies and propose evolutions
  • Create and maintain schedules
  • Contribute to the preparation and maintenance of documentation to perform routine, non-routine and contingency operations activities, including operational procedures, working practices and user guides.
  • Contribute to the maintenance of statistics databases and monitoring systems
  • Provide statistics and inputs for periodic OPS reporting as defined in operations documentations
  • Provide periodic inputs to mission Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Contribute the medium and long-term operations planning.

Key Requirements:

  • You have wide experience in leading Engineering execution and teams. With a proven record of leading complex engineering delivery and either 10+ person teams or teams of teams. 
  • Technical depth in some sub-area of networking, communication, ground stations and relevant SW development skills. 
  • Proven skills in the discipline of engineering that covers SW/system design, modern approaches to testing, releasing that enable you to lead and continuously improve how your teams are working. (Required to be able to help the team succeed and level-up)
  • Exceptional skills in hiring and coaching engineers. Can hire for the right technical skill and has been able to coach all levels of engineers from junior to seniors. 
  • Efficient and motivational communication skills that work one2one or one2many.
  • Based in Finland and happy to attend the office multiple times a week.

Radar Systems Engineer

Radar System Engineer

Denver, Colorado

 

Are you an Radar System Engineer looking for an opportunity within the space sector? On offer is the chance to join a company who are building proprietary satellites equipped

with radar, then launching them into space to improve weather

monitoring and forecasting capabilities.

 

The company are going from strength to strength experiencing year on year growth. They are leaders in their sector; this is an exciting and rare opportunity to join the team at a crucial time in their development.

 

This position would suit someone who has experience with remote sensing experience.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support the development of satellites from initial concept through initial on-orbit operations to meet technical and schedule requirements.
  • Completion of systems engineering development, artifacts, and analyses supporting the design
  • Verification planning and execution (test definition and processing, various analyses, etc)
  • Radar calibration campaigns. From power measurements to corner reflectors, spherical point targets, and known surfaces data analysis.
  • Modeling and characterization of RF subsystems, digital subsystems, antennas, and integrated radars.d
  • Management of subcontractors
  • Mechanical Interfaces, work closely with mechanical engineers in the design of instruments that meet the radar objectives of the mission.

 

Requirements:

  • Experience with remote sensing (RADAR). This is NOT a general system engineering position.
  • Good understanding of RF Payloads, KA-band (Precipitation frequency band) experience is a plus.
  • Navigate software and/or hardware aspects of radar development.
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment, have strong communication skills and not be afraid to ask for help.
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, startup environment.

 

Benefits:

  • Salary up to $140k
  • unlimited PTO
  • health, vision, and dental insurance
  • long term disability insurance (covered by company)
  • Vanguard 401k
  • Flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Flexible working

Senior Design Engineer

Senior Design Engineer – Structures & Mechanisms

 

We are looking for a Senior Design Engineer reporting to the Structures and Mechanisms Department to help us with the design and build of spacecraft projects.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Designing vehicle structures from conceptual phase through product release and manufacture
  • Ownership of the vehicle BOM, mass tracking and hardware release
  • Define and manage interfaces between vehicle subsystems trading various
  • Develop design process improvement via simplification or automation
  • Provide technical assistance to integration and testing activities
  • Manage teamcenter and NX libraries used by entire engineering organization.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or similar field
  • 5+ years of relevant CAD/Design experience
  • Experience designing and managing large CAD assemblies and associated drawings
  • Demonstrated development and configuration management experience on technically complex hardware products
  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering design, analysis, and manufacturing
  • Experience with ASME Y14.100, Y14.5, Y14.41

Thermal Engineer

Thermal Engineer – Fully Remote!

Job Description:
The successful Thermal Engineer will work satellite thermal subsystem & payload non-recurring and recurring/sustaining efforts and activities including systems engineering, design, analysis, assembly, and testing. The successful candidate will be innovative, creative, and challenge the status quo. They will work well in teams while also having the ability to lead a small team and to work assignments autonomously.

Responsibilities:
• Thermal hardware design, analysis and test (Spacecraft Structure, Avionics development support, MLI blankets, venting, heat pipes, sensors, etc)
• Document creation and management.
• Database creation and maintenance.
• Interfacing with manufacturing group to monitor component production progress • Interfacing with integration and test group to monitor component integration
• Compilation of comprehensive parts lists using information from Bills of Materials (BOMs), engineering drawings, online databases, and data from subcontractors and suppliers
• Develop and maintain thermal design documentation at system and payload equipment level: analysis reports, interface control drawings, test procedures and tooling (Thermal Cycling, TVAC, assembly), manufacturing drawings.
• Derive subsystem environmental and test requirements from the top-level spacecraft requirements
• Perform post test/flight thermal model correlation
• Troubleshoot and investigate component anomalies and failures, perform root-cause analysis, and provide resolution.
• Develop thermal and subsystem test plans and procedures, identify hardware needs, design of test set-ups.
• Technical support for production and testing of satellites and the associated hardware.

Qualifications
• Minimum 7 years of hands-on experience in thermal design, integration, and testing of spacecraft
• Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related technical field. Higher degree is preferred.
• Strong technical skill in Thermal analysis using Thermal Desktop, thermal hardware, thermal testing, multi-layer insulation, integration, testing, spacecraft, manufacturing, Bill of materials, subcontractor oversight.
• Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary team with other engineers.
• Flexibility/adaptability in a fast-paced & dynamic environment.
• Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
• Basic programming skills are preferred

Workplace: USA, remote

Principal Structural Engineer

Principal Structural Engineer

 

A Principal Structural Engineer on the Structural Engineering team is responsible for the development, design, analysis, test, and lifecycle of the airframe and its components of Aircraft and Spacecraft.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the design, analysis, and optimization of airframe structures for aircraft
  • Develop and analyze airframe structural concepts, materials, and manufacturing methods
  • Collaborate with other engineers and cross-functional teams to ensure the airframe design meets performance and safety requirements
  • Conduct trade studies and make recommendations for material selection and structural configuration based on performance, weight, and cost
  • Develop and implement structural testing plans, including static, dynamic, and fatigue testing
  • Analyze and interpret test results and provide recommendations for design improvements
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations
  • Provide technical support during manufacturing and assembly
  • Hold design reviews and provide technical guidance and recommendations to other team members

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field
  • 8+ years of experience in airframe structural design, analysis, and optimization for aircraft or spacecraft
  • Experience with CAD software (NX), FEA (Nastran and Femap) and other engineering analysis tools
  • Familiarity with metallic high strength alloys and manufacturing techniques
  • Strong knowledge of aerospace materials, structures, and systems
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Security Clearance

 

If this position sounds like something of interest to you, please apply directly or send an email to m.mallorie@evona.com