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Instrumentation & Control Engineer II

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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. 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 Instrumentation and Controls Engineer is responsible for developing and maintaining ground systems to support the worldโ€™s first mass-produced orbital launch vehicle. You will work on everything from power generation to launch vehicle communications. This is a unique opportunity to transfer your skills from the industrial world to a career in space.
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Essential skills

  • Mechatronics/Electrical engineering degree or equivalent
  • 2+ yearsโ€™ industry experience
  • Experience with commissioning, operation, and maintenance of fluids & mechanical systems
  • Experience leading complex engineering projects
  • Knowledge of instrumentation
  • Knowledge of low and high voltage AC & DC systems.
  • Hands-on experience with data acquisition, control, and automation systems
  • Ability to read, understand, and produce electrical schematics
  • Ability to work in fast paced, autonomously driven environment
  • Proven communication skills and the ability to build strong working relationships
  • OO PLC programming in Structured Text

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Rocket Lab Employee Benefits:

  • The opportunity to work on innovative and ground breaking technology
  • 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

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 http://www.pmddtc.state.gov/regulations\_laws/itar.html.

Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab

New Zealand, Auckland

Posted 2 months ago

Job offer closed

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