Avionics Systems Engineer

Company Details

SatSure is a deep tech, decision intelligence company. We leverage advances in satellite remote sensing, machine learning, big data analytics and cloud computing to create products and solutions which help enterprises and their people make smart decisions.

Job Description

SatSure is a deep tech, decision Intelligence company which works primarily at the nexus of agriculture, infrastructure and climate action creating an impact for the other millions, focusing on the developing world. We want to make insights from earth observation data accessible to all.

SatSure is investing to launch its own fleet of earth observation satellites. We are looking for a Senior Avionics Systems Engineer to lead, develop, implement interfaces and manage stakeholders to build the electronics for innovative payloads and interface with satellite systems for seamless integration.

If you are interested in working in an environment which focuses on the impact on society, driven by cutting edge technology, and where you will have the freedom to work on innovative ideas and be creative with no hierarchies, SatSure is the place for you.


As an avionics systems engineer at SatSure, you will be working on satellite avionics systems to incorporate, define interfaces and design and realize systems for state-of-the-art payloads and processors.

It will require a close working relationship with existing data scientists, satellite/payload system engineers and other stakeholders to design, build, test and troubleshoot new complex systems to make them work in space.

  • Ownership of electronic subsystems to design and develop electronics for the next generation of earth observation payloads.

  • Definition, management and tracking of requirements of electronics for the payloads and satellite systems.

  • Analyzes and interprets requirements at the satellite platform level and flows down requirements to lower-level specifications via requirement traceability.

  • Support design reviews to ensure requirements and interface compliance.

  • Work closely with external stakeholders to review designs, resolve issues, and develop test and integration approaches.

  • Documentation of requirements, design and present the work at design reviews.

  • Collaborate and interface with multiple teams within SatSure, partners and vendors to ensure the right implementation and interoperability/reusability of systems.

  • Support subsystem development with a multidisciplinary team of flight software and FPGA developers and system engineers.

  • Component selection, circuit simulation, schematic design, PCB design, bring-up, verification, and debug.

  • Support and troubleshoot electronic subsystems during satellite operations.


  • Scrappy and thinking outside the box to be comfortable working with a high degree of ambiguity. What you will be working on has never been done before.

  • Prepared to be challenged and work out of your comfort zone.

  • High sense of ownership, urgency, and drive; resourceful, and able to deliver results with minimal direction.

  • Able to adopt agile yet process-controlled payload development.

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.

Basic Qualification and Skills:
  • A bachelor in EE, ECE or CS with a minimum experience of 2 years or an advanced related degree with 1 year of experience.

  • 2+ years of experience (hardware/software) working with cross-functional teams for electronics of the entire product lifecycle from concept to production.

  • Experience with developing embedded systems – both on hardware and software levels.

  • Experience with VHDL and/or VERILOG.

  • Experience in working with tools such as Libero, Vivado and Altium.

  • General hardware skills (PCBs, ECAD or MCAD).

  • Working knowledge of interface integration over LVDS, I2C, SPI, CAN, UART, etc.

  • Scripting Familiarity: Python, Bash, etc. and working level experience with development tools like git, bash, CI/CD tools.

  • Experience in software design with memory, processor, and real-time constraints.

  • Power and memory optimization experience.

Preferred Qualification and Skills:
  • Experience with low earth orbit satellite bus architectures.

  • Experience with complex board designs including HDI, high speed, high reliability, avionics solutions, and / or satellite control systems.

  • Experience with integration of systems into aerospace/avionics enclosures.

  • Experience in environmental testing of spaceflight hardware, including EMI/EMC, Vibration, Acoustics, Thermal, Vacuum, and other related testing.

  • Domain Knowledge on Optical payload data, Attitude Control, Radio Communications, Power Control.

  • Preferable previous experience with developing software/firmware developed for safety-critical applications for aerospace or space systems.

  • Expected Start Date: As soon as possible


  • Medical Insurance
  • Learning & Skill Development Allowances
  • Monthly Broadband Allowance & Setup Allowance
  • Work from Home Option
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