Mechanical Engineer, Mechanisms

Company Details

AST SpaceMobile and our global partners are building the first and only space-based cellular broadband network to be accessible by standard smartphones. Called SpaceMobile, this ultra-powerful network is being designed to provide connectivity at 4G/5G speeds everywhere on the planet – on land, at sea, and in flight.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop, design, and test mechanisms on a satellite.
  • Design development, qualification and acceptance test, and analysis plans.
  • Lead execution of development, qualification, and acceptance test and analysis.
  • Lead Vendor part selection process for various satellite components.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • Must be a US citizen or have a permanent resident card.
  • 5+ years previous experience working on mechanisms (Space Mechanisms preferred).
  • Knowledge of Analytical tools is a plus.
  • Knowledge of CAD tools; Autodesk Inventor is a plus.
  • Experience with designing for manufacturing is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools.

Equal Opportunity Employer; employment is governed on the basis of merit, competence, and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Tagged as: mechanical engineering, space mechanisms, manufacturing engineering

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