Strategic People Partner / HR Business Partner

Position Overview:
Our partner is a key player in advancing the nation's space exploration efforts, addressing intricate challenges, and offering unparalleled technical expertise. As an operator of a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC), they are deeply engaged in various aspects of space, providing groundbreaking solutions for defense, civil, and commercial applications. Join a team of problem solvers, visionaries, and innovators, and become part of a mission larger than yourself.

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our partner's mission. They are dedicated to fostering an environment where every employee can share their passion and contribute to achieving a shared goal.

Job Description:
Our client's People Operations team is seeking a Strategic People Partner (also known as HR Business Partner) to join their Engineering and Technology Group. This individual will act as a strategic advisor, collaborating with internal client groups to strengthen organizational capabilities and meet strategic objectives. If you're passionate about shaping organizational culture, collaborating with leaders in the space industry, and driving innovation, this role offers an exciting opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:
– Develop and execute HR strategies aligned with business objectives, with a focus on change management, employee engagement, workforce planning, talent development, and more.
– Lead initiatives to effectively onboard and develop new managers.
– Collaborate with People Operations Centers of Expertise to implement cutting-edge HR solutions.
– Foster talent development and succession planning initiatives.
– Provide guidance and coaching to leaders on talent decisions and organizational matters.
– Cultivate strong relationships with business leaders and assess organizational needs for ongoing improvement.
– Stay abreast of HR trends and best practices to optimize workforce efficiency.

Required Experience:
– Bachelor’s degree in HR or related field.
– 6-8 years of HR experience.
– Demonstrated ability to build trust and credibility across all organizational levels.
– Strategic mindset with a proven track record of implementing impactful HR initiatives.
– Proficiency in data analytics and risk management.
– Experience leading significant change management efforts.
– Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
– Advanced degree in a relevant field.
– Strong track record as an HR Business Partner.
– Experience supporting technical populations, particularly in engineering.
– Exceptional influencing, communication, and presentation skills.
– High standards for yourself and your team, with a dedication to achieving excellence.

Join our partner in making a meaningful impact on the world of space exploration.


Aircraft Certification Engineer

Aircraft Certification Engineer | Aerospace | El Segundo

We have partnered with an exciting aerospace business, in El Segundo, who are looking for an aircraft certification engineer to join their their fast-paced team.


  • Collaborate extensively with internal engineering teams to ensure compliance
  • Oversee development and implementation of process and procedures for certification of aircraft
  • Assist in developing certification strategy
  • Co-ordinate between internal stakeholders and certification authorities, liaising directly with the FAA


  • 2+ years experience in certification
  • Aerospace/ aviation industry experience
  • Bachelor of Science
  • US Citizenship


  • 401k match
  • vision, dental, life and medical insurance
  • stock options
  • 20 days PTO (plus sick and federal holidays)

Senior RF Engineer

We pioneer communication systems for space and airborne platforms. We're seeking a Senior RF Engineer II with board-level RF electronics design experience. If you excel in this field and thrive in a startup environment, we'd like to hear from you.

Responsibilities include RF circuit and system development, from concept to in-orbit support. Ideal candidates will have expertise in RF front-ends, frequency converters, and phased array antennas.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • 6+ years of industry experience in RF electronics design.
  • Proficiency in tools like CST, ADS, and Altium.
  • Hands-on experience with lab instruments.
  • Strong communication skills.

Preferred Experience:

  • MATLAB proficiency.
  • Experience in aerospace electronics design.
  • Knowledge of worst-case circuit analysis and antenna design.
  • Familiarity with EMI/EMC design.

This role offers competitive benefits including stock options. We are an Equal Opportunity employer.