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Internship

Guidance, Navigation, and Control Engineer — Intern (Summer 2024)

🚀 Summer Internship

San Francisco

AI generated summary

  • You must be pursuing a technical degree, have control systems knowledge, software/hardware design skills, US citizenship, and experience with Python or C++. Bonus: spacecraft design experience and low thrust trajectory familiarity.
  • You will design, build, and test satellite software and hardware alongside the GNC team at Astranis Space Technologies during your internship in Summer 2024.

Summer Internship

EngineeringSan Francisco

Description

  • Internships at Astranis typically last for twelve weeks, and are hourly roles designed for students who are currently enrolled at a four-year university. 
  • As an Intern, you will have an amazing opportunity to work on hard problems — we pride ourselves on giving everyone at Astranis a chance to do meaningful work on challenging projects, no matter their seniority. Many past interns have designed and tested hardware/software that is heading to space on our first satellite, and many of them are now full-time employees at Astranis. 
  • If you have already graduated from a four-year university, please apply to be an Associate Engineer.

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a B.S. or M.S. in a technical discipline (e.g. engineering, CS, physics) with a focus on control systems, orbital mechanics, or spacecraft design
  • Familiarity with control theory and/or estimation methods
  • Experience with python and/or C/C++
  • Demonstrated ability to personally design, build, and test software and/or hardware from scratch
  • US Citizenship or Green Card
  • Bonus:
  • Familiarity with spacecraft design
  • Experience with low thrust trajectories

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Work with the Guidance, Navigation, and Control team to design, build, and test satellite software and hardware

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

San Francisco