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Harness Design Engineer

Capella Space

Capella Space

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San Francisco, CA, USA · New York, NY, USA · Louisville, KY, USA · San Francisco, CA, USA · Louisville, KY, USA
Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2023

Capella is at the forefront of making vital information about our world accessible in a timely manner. We’re leveraging proven technologies and building new capabilities to create a constellation of SAR satellites that can collect information about any spot on the planet within an hour.

At Capella you’ll work in a collaborative team environment, alongside smart people with a history of space mission success. No prior space experience is needed—we’re looking for people excited about tackling seemingly impossible challenges, learning new skills and concepts, and helping each other achieve success. Our mission and our products are meant to understand the whole world and help everyone in it, regardless of race, creed, or any other distinction.

We believe in a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we encourage all people to join our team and bring their unique perspective to help make us stronger.We value diversity at Capella and welcome applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in tech. If you like the sound of this position, but are not sure if you are the perfect fit, please apply!

Job Responsibilities

  • Design System Level harnesses from power distribution to high-speed communications
  • Implement harness design best practices
  • Architect Capella’s harnessing workflow and work with Production and Supply chain teams to standardize processes with other departments.
  • Support production team in scheduling builds to support flight and test operations.
  • Define design and manufacturing standards, inspection procedures, and test equipment.
  • Technical point of contact for all Wire, Cable, Connector, and Harness suppliers.
  • Support resolving non-conformances from harness suppliers

Preferred skills and experience

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or other related Engineering field or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years experience designing, testing, and troubleshooting complex harnesses.
  • Knowledge of PCBA’s and working closely with electrical design engineers to define harnessing requirements.
  • Excellent Organizational skills
  • Familiarity with industry harnessing standards (NASA-STD-8739.4, IPC/WHMA-A-620, etc)
  • Experience with SolidWorks or other CAD applications.
  • Experience with Zuken or other harness design applications.
  • Experience with ARAS or other engineering product lifecycle management tools
  • Experience with cable assembly design.

Compensation Ranges

SF: $146,800 - $220,200

CO: $117,400 - $176,200

Salaries will be based on the applicant’s level of experience, education, and specialized knowledge and skills.

  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Disability and Life Insurance
  • 401k plan
  • Equity
  • Health Care, Dependent Care FSAs
  • Commuter/Parking Flex Spending
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • In-office lunch program
  • Dog friendly work environment (SF)

This job is no longer accepting applications

See open jobs at Capella Space.