Hardware in the Loop Test Engineer

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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.ย  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. ย ย 

While other companies talk about it, we do it!

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About the role
The Engineer II โ€“ HITL is responsible, alongside the HITL Lead, for the operation, maintenance, upgrade and test of the Hardware-In-The-Loop (HITL) system for the Electron and Neutron Launch Vehicles and Photon Satellite System.
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Essential skills

  • Bachelor or Masters in Electronics or Mechatronics
  • A good theoretical and/or practical understanding of electronic systems
  • Exposure to designing and implementing test systems for electronics
  • An understanding of sensors, signal conditioning, and data acquisition electronics
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build strong working relationships

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Desirable skills

  • Python, C++
  • Embedded Systems
  • Linux
  • Previous HIL/PIL experience
  • Networking
  • Experience working in a continuous integration environment
  • Experience with Git version control

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Rocket Lab Employee Benefits

  • The opportunity to work on innovative and ground breaking technology
  • An employee stock purchase program
  • Access to world leading experts to develop your career
  • Unlimited barista coffee, fruit and snacks
  • Rocket Lab merchandise โ€“ T-shirts, mission patches etc.
  • Discounted health insurance with Southern Cross
  • Additional parental leave entitlements
  • A vibrant team culture with social activities throughout the year

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Important Information
For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant.ย  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.ย  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.ย  For more information on these Regulations, click here https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/01/23/2020-00574/international-traffic-in-arms-regulations-us-munitions-list-categories-i-ii-and-iii

Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab

New Zealand, Auckland

Posted 2 months ago

Job offer closed

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