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Guidance, Navigation, and Control — Associate Program (Summer 2024)

💼 Graduate Job

San Francisco

AI generated summary

  • You need a technical B.S. and plan to pursue an M.S., with expertise in control systems, orbital mechanics, or spacecraft design. Strong in python and C/C++, able to design, build, and test software/hardware, with US Citizenship/Green Card. Bonus: spacecraft design and low thrust trajectories experience.
  • You will work with the team to develop, test, and optimize satellite software and hardware for Astranis Space Technologies.

Graduate Job

EngineeringSan Francisco

Description

  • Associate programs at Astranis typically last for twelve weeks, and are salaried roles designed for students who are currently enrolled in, beginning, or returning to a graduate program after their Associate program.
  • As an Associate, 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 not already graduated from a four-year university, please apply to our internship program.

Requirements

  • Currently hold a B.S. and have plans to pursue an 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

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