Senior Test Stand Engineer

_ El Segundo, CA

As a Senior Test Stand Engineer you will own all aspects of physical testing while working closely with a fast-paced, agile team that strives to make a high-performance spacecraft from a clean sheet design.


  • Design and build fluid, mechanical and electrical systems in support of multiple test stands and test articles
  • Coordinate with external vendors and contractors
  • Perform test stand commissioning, and calibration of instrumentation
  • Conduct propulsion, structural, and avionics test operations
  • Resolve technical issues with innovative and resourceful solutions

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in hardware development testing
  • Previously demonstrated ownership of test stand design and build-up
  • Able to create and clearly communicate fluid P&IDs, electrical and controls schematics
  • Able to identify and procure appropriate test equipment
  • Proficient with data acquisition and control methods
  • Demonstrated ability of taking project ownership and working well in small teams

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Master’s degree in electrical, mechanical, or aerospace engineering with emphasis on laboratory and/or practical applications
  • Experience in a startup or agile development environment

Additional Requirements:

  • Flexible schedule and willing to travel as needed

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