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Employment Opportunity: Associate Propellant Engineer at Astrotech Space Operations

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The primary function of this position will be focused on spacecraft propellant operations, including performance of loading spacecraft propellant systems. This position will also perform Mission Integration functions for spacecraft processing in the Astrotech facilities.

Duties and Responsibilities

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Develop test procedures and perform spacecraft propellant loading operations
  • Integrate spacecraft missions through Astrotech facilities
  • Complete all design and drafting of fluid schematics
  • Select and provide detailed specifications for the purchase of components; interact with vendors to resolve component technical issues
  • Assist technicians with fabrication, operation, and maintenance of fluid systems
  • Perform configuration management and logistics functions concerning propellant loading equipment
  • Undertake and maintain SCAPE training
  • Act as mission integrator for satellite launch programs

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Employment Opportunity – Solar Array Engineer

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OneWeb Satellites is OneWeb’s industrial partner for the design and manufacturing of its fleet of microsatellites. This initial production of 900 satellites, each weighing less than 150 kilograms, is planned for launch into low Earth orbit beginning in 2018 to deliver affordable Internet access globally. OneWeb Satellites is in a unique position that can have a significant impact in the space industry by:

• Pioneering new value creation in space

• Developing solutions “Of the World for the World”

• Investing in core capabilities to secure a competitive advantage in production spacecraft manufacturing

• Fostering a collaborative team environment rewarding creative solutions to hard problems


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