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Software Engineer (Avionics & Control Systems)

$80k – $80k • 3.0% – 5.0%
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The individual hired for this position will work on the avionics and control software for the launch vehicle. This includes the algorithms, rules and logic for the safe ascent to orbit as well as entry, descent and recovery of the first stage. This individual will also support software development for the launch vehicle Autonomous Flight Safety System currently in development. The start date for this position is June 2020, with remote work prior to then and compensation in the form of company equity. Applicants should plan for the possibility of remote work into late summer due to the ongoing challenges from COVID-19. Finally, we are in the process of establishing up new facilities which may require relocation to the U.S. East Coast or Southwest later this year.

Sick leave

Two weeks of sick leave per year and more than that if needed for medical procedures.

Vacation days

Two weeks per year vacation days which roll over year to year.

Company team events

Trips to space launch events, conferences, museums and simple afternoons away from the office that encourage employees to build personal relationships on top of the workplace dynamic.

Flexible hours and work from home

We work with each employee to ensure a work schedule that supports a healthy work-life balance, including working from home.

Phoenix Launch Systems at a glance

Game-changing low cost nanosatellite launch

Phoenix Launch Systems focuses on Aerospace, Space Launch, Space Propulsion, and Space Satellites. Their company has offices in Las Vegas. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, Phoenix Launch Systems has raised $625K of funding; their latest round was closed on March 2019.

You can view their website at http://www.phoenixlaunchsystems.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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