Avionics Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • $48,000 - $80,000 AUD / Year

As the Avionics Engineer, you will specify, design, develop, test, integrate and support the avionics systems that are being built, and other supporting systems that will be used to deliver satellites into orbit. You will work within a team of talented engineers to develop systems that ensure highly reliable flight and mission success. Work across teams to ensure duties are performed in an efficient and timely manner whilst adhering to policies and procedures.

1. Participate in the design of electronic and electrical systems for the Launch Vehicle, ground support systems and test infrastructure.
2. Perform design, analysis, prototyping, manufacturing and testing for new development systems.
3. Perform requirements analyses, component selection, procurement, integration and test for commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) equipment.
4. Partner with software, GNC, mechanical, integration, test, manufacturing and production teams to deliver fully functional systems and products.
5. Support avionics development through test, production, integration and flight operations.

Skills & Experience:
3+ years’ experience of professional experience with electrical engineering design/test.
Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout.
Great understanding of common communication protocols e.g. CAN bus, ethernet, SPI etc.
Experience with hands on testing and debugging electronics.
Experience with scripting and programming languages (e.g. C/C++, Matlab and Python, bash).

Study Pathway:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering – Electronic, Mechatronics, Aerospace or a related field.