About Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab is the global leader in small satellite launch. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. There are endless possibilities for what we can achieve with better access to space, and that access is now a reality thanks to Rocket Lab. Collaboration is at our core - every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action-oriented.
While other companies talk about it, we do it!
**About the role
**Join a diverse and collaborative team designing the components and systems that take us from terra firma, through low earth orbit, and into interplanetary space as we wave goodbye to the Van Allen radiation belt.
The Avionics Team is responsible for the design, test, and integration of the electrical systems and electronics that form the backbone of our Electron and Neutron launch vehicles, Photon satellite bus, spacecraft components, as well as ground support and test equipment.
As a junior engineer in the Avionics Design Team, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the design of electronic assemblies for the launch vehicles, specialist ground support equipment and production automation tools.
This role includes electronic circuit design, PCB design, electromechanical design, performing design analyses and design verification and validation.
Creation, maintenance, and management of the design libraries, currently in Altium Vault, is a key part of the role.
Rocket Lab Employee Benefits
For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant. These checks will include nationality checks as it is a requirement of this position that you be eligible to access equipment and data regulated by the United States' International Traffic in Arms Regulations. Under these Regulations, you may be ineligible for this role if you do not hold citizenship of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, the European Union or a country that is part of NATO, or if you hold ineligible dual citizenship or nationality. For more information on these Regulations, click here http://www.pmddtc.state.gov/regulations_laws/itar.html.