Terran Orbital Corporation
Be more than just an employee number! Join Terran Orbital, the leader in innovation, manufacturing, and operations in the small satellite industry. We are a pioneer in the miniaturization of space technologies and the delivery of responsive space solutions. We are a unique, fast-growing, and trusted team focused on quickly and economically designing, building, launching, and operating state-of-the-art satellites for advanced mission constellations.
Terran Orbital is seeking a motivated Senior Motor Controls Engineer based at our Irvine, CA, location. Terran Orbital is a leading worldwide provider of nanosatellite and microsatellite vehicles, services, and solutions to commercial and government customers.
You will join a collaborative team to develop innovative small satellite vehicle solutions for multiple projects. The individual will contribute towards the design of spacecraft actuators, including Reaction Wheels and Solar Array Drive Assemblies (SADA) capable of withstanding launch vehicle and space environments. Responsibilities include analysis, high-fidelity modeling, and design/implementation of the current, torque, and speed control loops. The ideal candidate will have experience in motor control systems, servo, stepper, BLDC motors, embedded systems, control theory, digital signal processing, micro-vibration analysis, Pulse Width Modulation (PWM), software (C, Matlab, Simulink), and communication protocols (RS422, SPI, I2C, HDLC, CRC, etc.).
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Terran Orbital is a leading manufacturer of satellites primarily serving the United States and Allied aerospace and defense industries. Terran Orbital provides end-to-end satellite solutions by combining satellite design, production, launch planning, mission operations, and in-orbit support to meet the needs of the most demanding military, civil, and commercial customers. Learn more at?www.terranorbital.com.
To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, the applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. In addition, please note that this position may also require the possession of an existing United States National Security clearance or eligibility for such a clearance.
Terran Orbital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.
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