Senior Hardware Engineer / Board Designer / Avionics EEE

Dulles, Virginia, United States


Capella is looking for an energetic hardware design engineer / EEE Designer / Avionics Engineer with experience with designing, testing, and troubleshooting of prototype and flight systems down to component level. The candidate also must be able to learn quickly, and work with minimal direction.

In this position, you will be a key member of a small group of engineers responsible for the core avionics and RADAR systems. You will have great responsibility and autonomy to deliver a product from beginning to end. You will be expected to work with the other members on defining the overall system architectures, design, parts selection, and testing approaches.

NOTE: This position is based in Boulder, Colorado. Relocation assistance is available! Come live and work in one of the premier towns of the Rocky Mountain west - close to skiing, biking, hiking, and many other outdoor activities. Bike to work and enjoy great (free) public schools.

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Benefits at Capella are not just about the little perks here and there (although we have many of those too). We are building the most advanced small-satellite in the world by bringing a capability that has never existed before and will change how we interact with it. Besides the opportunity to take part of an innovative project with a highly motivated and skilled team, we also take pride in taking care of our employees.

Here are just a few ways that we show our appreciation:

Live and work in one of two amazing places - San Francisco, California or Boulder, Colorado.

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