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Avionics Engineer - Integration

Firefly Aerospace in Cedar Park, TX, USA

ABOUT FIREFLY AEROSPACE

Firefly Aerospace is a U.S. based advanced space technology developmental organization focusing on the leading edge of space systems progression. We are committed to providing economical and convenient access to space for small payloads through the design, manufacture, and operation of reliable launch vehicles. If you are great at what you do and would like to work with people who really want to make a difference, then Firefly is the place for you.

SUMMARY

As a Firefly Avionics engineer specializing in Integration, you will be working with the world-class team of engineers and technicians at Firefly’s headquarters and test site to assemble and test our industry-disruptive launch vehicles. You will be responsible for developing documentation specifying how the vehicle avionics are assembled and integrated on the vehicle, monitoring the integration and solving problems in real-time, and testing the assembled vehicle to ensure its ready for launch.  Candidates should be strong in people skills and in working constructively in small teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform daily management and design work for development and integration
  • Develop work orders, plans and procedures for integration and system level testing of electronic assemblies
  • Develop detailed schedules vehicle level integration of Avionics components
  • Support integration activities, provide oversight for technicians executing Avionics work orders, and develop lessons learned and process improvement as necessary
  • Perform daily management and design work for development and integration
  • Maintain vehicle-level performance metrics related to Integration and feed lessons learned back to the design teams
  • Work with cross-disciplinary teams to determine solutions for system integration and test
  • Support vehicle operations and testing

QUALIFICATIONS

Required

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical degree, preferably related to Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with the development, assembly, testing, or operation of low-voltage electrical systems or harnessing
  • Ability to support hands-on system level integration and test
  • Excellent understanding of principals of engineering across various disciplines 
  • Experience with standard lab test equipment, such as power supplies, oscilloscopes and DMMs
  • Ability to work independently under a set schedule

Desired

  • 2-5 years experience with low-voltage electrical systems or electronic hardware development
  • Experience writing work orders and working with ERP systems
  • Experience with hand-on low-voltage wiring, including pinning connectors and making harnessing

 

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.

Firefly Aerospace, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Firefly is governed based on merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Posted date: 15 days ago

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