Spacecraft GNC Engineer

Job Category: Engineering
Location: California, United States
Employment Type: Permanent
Location Terms: Hybrid
Salary: USD150000

Who We Are

Our mission is to transform space transportation, enabling universal access to the globe. We're pioneering highly maneuverable re-entry vehicles for precision landings back on Earth.

What You’ll Do

Join our small team to architect, design, and develop the on-orbit Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS) for our reentry vehicle. You'll define requirements, select components, develop algorithms, and conduct testing to create a unique vehicle blending spacecraft operations with high maneuverability.


  • Proficiency in spacecraft GNC algorithms, sensors, and actuators.
  • Experience with MATLAB, C/C++, or Python.
  • 2+ years of relevant experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant fields or equivalent.
  • Strong communication and adaptability.

Desired Qualifications

  • Advanced degree preferred.
  • Skills in astrodynamics, software design, and spacecraft operations.
  • Experience with GNC verification, constellation design, and more.

Salary Range

$100,000 to $150,000 annually in California, based on experience and market alignment.

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