Electrical Engineer- Entry Level

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Launcher is developing the world’s most efficient rocket to deliver small satellites to orbit.

We are now headquartered in Hawthorne, California (map).  Please visit our careers page to learn more about Launcher's strategy and benefits.

The Role:

Support ongoing propulsion testing and advance the development of our products: Launcher Engine-2, Launcher Orbiter, and Launcher Light

Please submit an engineering portfolio with relevant projects (including photos) for the role. We are looking for recent graduates who enjoy engineering with an emphasis on launch vehicles and spacecraft development. In addition to a resume, please take the time to craft a compelling cover letter discussing why this is your dream job. We are looking for new graduates that have the willingness and capacity to learn rocket and spacecraft avionics engineering and grow with the company.


Above average salary + company equity (stock options) + competitive benefits

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) or Electrical Engineering (EE).
  • Avionics hardware development: gather requirements, design, schematic entry, produce, bring up and test.
  • Design and build assemblies of avionics hardware for testing and/or flight.
  • Integrate avionics hardware with sensors, actuators, and other components.

Preferred Skills

  • Altium Designer experience.
  • Low-level firmware and/or driver development in C/C++.
  • FPGA development using SystemC, Verilog or VHDL.
  • RF theory and design work.

ITAR Requirement:

As we must adhere to the U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. All applicants must indicate their immigration status on their resume and/or cover letter.

Equal Opportunity:

Launcher is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.


United States, Los Angeles, CA (Hawthorne)

Posted 15d ago

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