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Power Electronics Engineer — Associate Program (Summer 2024)

💼 Graduate Job

San Francisco

AI generated summary

  • You need a 4-year technical degree, interest in power electronics, ability to design and test hardware, soldering skills, US Citizenship/Green Card, and bonus skills like Altium and Python. Apply even if you don't meet all criteria.
  • You will work closely with the power engineering team to design, test, and debug flight hardware, as well as develop test equipment and automate testing processes for satellite hardware at Astranis Space Technologies.

Graduate Job

EngineeringSan Francisco

Description

  • Associate Engineer positions typically last for twelve weeks, and are salaried roles designed for students who have already received a bachelor's degree (or who will have done so before working at Astranis). 
  • As an Associate Engineer, 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, and our Associate Engineers work on projects that are of equal importance and difficulty to the projects we give our full-time employees. Many past Associate Engineers have designed and tested hardware/software that is heading to space on our first satellite, and many now work at Astranis full-time. 

Requirements

  • Have a four-year degree in electrical or computer engineering (or equivalent technical degree)
  • Interest in learning about, designing, and working with power electronics systems
  • A passion for hardware development, including working in a fast-paced environment and hands-on design and development
  • Familiarity with standard EE lab bench (power supply, oscilloscope, multimeter, etc)
  • Familiarity with basic switched mode converter design (boost and buck converters)
  • Demonstrated ability to personally design, build, and test hardware from scratch
  • Comfortable with soldering and rework
  • US Citizenship or Green Card
  • Don't meet them all? Not a problem. Please apply even if you do not meet all these criteria.
  • Bonus:
  • Experience with Altium Designer (or other PCB design software)
  • Experience with SPICE-based simulators (LTSpice, PSPICE, ADS, etc)
  • Experience with Python

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Work with the power engineering team to build and test flight hardware
  • Design test equipment to validate designs across a wide range of stressed conditions
  • Bring up and debug designs in the lab
  • Write code to help evaluate performance and automate testing of satellite hardware
  • Coordinate assembly, integration and environmental test efforts

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

San Francisco