Avionics HITL Engineer

| Greater LA Area
Team and Role Overview:
Relativity seeks a highly talented hardware in the loop (HITL) engineer to join a rapidly growing space startup. This position will provide outstanding technical support in bringing our test program online, and providing consistency across our test activities.
The Mission/Outcomes and Objectives: 
Our mission is to change the people’s conception of the way rockets are built and flown. As the Avionics HITL Engineer, you will have a big role in ensuring the proper system level verification of our launch vehicle, with a focus on the Avionics and GNC sub-systems. This will include the development physical system, comprised of the full avionics suite and test systems to interface to it, as well as creating and integrating models and simulators to interface and control these physical systems.
Candidate Profile:
Relativity Space is changing the way rockets are built--this means that you will be spearheading our efforts in developing complex hardware in the loop systems with our mission in mind. You should come from a fast paced company--preferably within the automotive, aviation, space, or any other industry integrating large scale systems/HITL.

Minimum Required Skills and Competencies

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree (BS/MS/PhD) in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or comparable and 5+ years relevant experience. 
  • Experience developing hardware in the loop systems for complicated systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop software models to simulate sensors. 
  • Ability to integrate different simulation models and software to form a complete system.
  • Test rack development to interface to avionics. 
  • Experience developing test procedures and verification matrices.
  • Skilled with developing test software (e.g. LabView, python, Beckhoff) 
  • Demonstrated experience working collaboratively in cross-functional teams 

Preferred Skills and Competencies

  • Prior work on a launch vehicle 
  • Experience in a startup or agile development environment 

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a United States Person as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Location

Relativity is located near LAX in an industrial complex where we take up 4 buildings. We are easily accessible from the 405, near Randy's Donuts!

An Insider's view of Relativity Space

What are some social events your company does?

Every month, we celebrate our new hires (we even fly in new hires from other offices!) by going out to the Yardhouse for dinner. It's great to share a meal and get to know each other outside of the office!

Nat

Lead Recruiter

What is your vision for the company?

We are creating an entirely re-imagined process to iterate and scale rockets quickly, eventually helping to build the future of humanity in space.

Tim

CEO and Co-Founder

What are some things you learned at the company?

I've never been at a company before that has so valued recruiting and the candidate experience in all stages of the interview process, from initial contact to even past onboarding. Everyone here respects each others' time and takes hiring very seriously. We have a high bar, but that means we've also cultivated a very talented team!

Samantha

Talent Operations Coordinator

What are Relativity Space Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
We provide 5 tiers of coverage through Anthem--2 of which are almost completely free for employees.
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Relativity Space provides equity to all full time employees, vesting over a 4 year period.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Relativity Space offers 20 days of PTO
Paid Holidays
11 holidays--federal, and company wide
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Relativity Space has quarterly off sites reviews, monthly celebration dinners, and regular social events
Stocked Kitchen
A wide variety of snacks are provided
Some Meals Provided
Weekly lunches for lunch and learn, all hands, and new hire lunches are provided
Happy Hours
Bi-weekly happy hours/socials
Parking
Assigned spots in the lot specifically for Relativity Employees!
Pet Friendly
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Every other week, we host a lunch and learn to get learn about the exciting work other teams are doing!
Paid industry certifications
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