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Available positions

Listed below are all the currently available positions with their individual requirements. If applying for a position not listed, write in the title of the position in your application form.

Embedded Software Engineer

Posted on: 07-28-2020

-This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

  • Embedded firmware development on new and existing products

  • Work with a highly collaborative and quickly evolving team in a fast-paced environment

  • Work closely with hardware

  • Expected to write technical documents and aid in writing test procedures

  • Expected to develop software and carry it through the test/debugging phase

  • Expected to use Git and Jira

  • Provide additional software support and upkeep for the company

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams

  • Estimate programming tasks with reasonable accuracy.

Skills/knowledge:

  • C/C++ (Required)

  • Python (Preferred)

  • Experience with Linux (Required)

  • Experience with software development for embedded systems (Required)

  • Experience with ARM and Yocto (Preferred)

  • Experience with microcontroller development (Preferred)

Education:

  • B.A. or B.S. in Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math, or Physics with significant computer science coursework.

Attributes:

  • Motivated, positive, and able to work effectively under pressure and time constraints

  • Willingness and ability to learn from others, and share ideas with others

  • Interest and ability to learn new languages and technologies as needed

  • Enthusiastic about helping in different areas of the software team

  • Hardworking and eager to learn, having a strong sense of responsibility

Software Engineer

Posted on: 07-28-2020

-This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

  • Develop, maintain, and improve internal software.

  • Work with a highly collaborative and quickly evolving team in a fast-paced environment.

  • Work closely with hardware.

  • Expected to write technical documents and aid in writing test procedures.

  • Expected to develop, test, and debug software.

  • Expected to use Git and Jira.

  • Provide additional software support and upkeep for the company.

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

  • Estimate programming tasks with reasonable accuracy.

Skills/knowledge:

  • Python (Required)

  • Qt (Preferred)

  • Django (Preferred)

  • Postgresql (Preferred

  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript (Preferred)

  • Experience with PyCharm (Preferred)

  • Experience with Linux and Windows (Required)

Education:

  • B.A. or B.S. in Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math, or Physics with significant computer science coursework.

Attributes:

  • Motivated, positive, and able to work effectively under pressure and time constraints

  • Willingness and ability to learn from others, and share ideas with others

  • Interest and ability to learn new languages and technologies as needed

  • Enthusiastic about helping in different areas of the software team

  • Hardworking and eager to learn, having a strong sense of responsibility

Engineer I/II - Manufacturing

Posted on: 07-26-2020

-This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

  • Develop, maintain, and oversee manufacturing build instructions.

  • Ensure that all manufacturing procedures and processes conform to contract requirements for quality and performance.

  • Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.

  • Review drawings, procedures and engineering orders for completeness. Coordinate engineering changes and incorporate corrective action.

  • Ensure design producibility. Refine, modify, or provide input into applications, processes, and designs as required to meet manufacturing and test requirements. Analyze statistical data, evaluate, and implement improvements to meet contract/schedule/quality requirements.

  • Provide hands-on support for product and process development.

  • Demonstrate the ability to organize information, job tasks, and manage time for most efficient and "best value" performance. Establishes personal objectives; sets expectations of self that are aligned with organizational and departmental goals.

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

  • Understand and competently use in-house business systems including internal status reporting.

  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.

Skills/knowledge:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word Required

  • Experience with CAD 3D modeling software is appreciated but not a must.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering

Attributes:

  • Attention to detail

  • Hardworking and eager to learn, having a strong sense of responsibility

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions

  • Knowledge of basic computer skills

  • Actively looking to continuously improve

  • Work well independently or in a team environment to resolve program issues 

  • Basic reading writing in English as well as basic arithmetic skills

Thermal Protection System Technician

Posted on: 03-13-2020

-This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

Thermal Protection System (TPS) Installation and Repair Technician for Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC's) Dream Chaser Space Plane. Aerodynamic Surface Preparation, Laser Registration, Inspection, Bond Verification, Repair, and Installation of Strain Isolation, Rigid Tile, and Flexible Reusable Insulation.

Skills/knowledge:

  • Experience with TPS installation is not necessary. DSS and SNC will provide training.

  • Other technician skills in areas such as soldering, crimp and harness, polymerics, and mechanical systems are a bonus but are not essential.

Education:

A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred.

Attributes:

  • Hardworking and eager to learn

  • Strong sense of responsibility

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions

  • Ability to work mixed work shifts and weekends

  • Basic reading writing in English as well as basic arithmetic skills

Those with limited work experience are encouraged to apply.

DSS has a professional staff who will train you.

Micro Electronics Technician

Posted on: 08-21-2019

-This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

Lead Micro Electronics Technician

 

Skills/knowledge:

  • Experience with different kinds of small part packages and micro-controllers packages such as QFN, BGA, LGA, QFP, as well as parts down to an 0201 level

  • PCB rework involving SMT and hot-air soldering for part level or chip-level replacement as well as BGA replacement/re-balling

  • Trainer level certification for IPC J-STD-001FS

  • Skills, experience, and certification in Polymerics and Cable, Crimp, and Harness highly desirable

Education:

A high school diploma or equivalent

Attributes:

  • Hardworking and eager to learn, having a strong sense of responsibility

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions

  • Knowledge of basic computer skills

  • Ability to multi-task on multiple projects

  • Ability to work with general instruction on daily activities

  • Basic reading writing in English as well as basic arithmetic skills

Those with limited work experience can also apply.

DSS has a professional staff who will train you.

Polymerics Technician

Posted on: 08-21-2019

This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

Lead Polmerics Technician

 

Skills/knowledge:

  • Experience with different kinds of electronics, flex harness, and optics assembly techniques

  • PCB preparation including underfill, conformal coating, bonding, staking, and rework/repair

  • Trainer level certification for NASA-STD-8739.1B - Polymeric Application

  • Skills, experience, and certification in Precision Soldering and Cable, Crimp, and Harness highly desirable

Education:

A high school diploma or equivalent

Attributes:

  • Hardworking and eager to learn, having a strong sense of responsibility

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions

  • Knowledge of basic computer skills

  • Ability to multi-task on multiple projects

  • Ability to work with general instruction on daily activities

  • Basic reading writing in English as well as basic arithmetic skills

Those with limited work experience can also apply.

DSS has a professional staff who will train you.

Harness Technician

Posted on: 08-21-2019

-This position is full-time

Core Responsibilities:

Lead Harness Technician

 

Skills/knowledge:

  • Experience with different kinds of harness manufacturing including power, high-speed serial data, and RF (coax)

  • Harness fabrication and test, as well as rework/repair

  • Trainer level certification for NASA-STD-8739.4 - Cable, Crimp, and Harness

  • Skills, experience, and certification in Precision Soldering and Polymerics highly desirable

 

Education:

A high school diploma or equivalent

 

Attributes:

  • Hardworking and eager to learn, having a strong sense of responsibility

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions

  • Knowledge of basic computer skills

  • Ability to multi-task on multiple projects

  • Ability to work with general instruction on daily activities

  • Basic reading writing in English as well as basic arithmetic skills

 

Those with limited work experience can also apply.

DSS has a professional staff who will train you.

Test Engineer

Posted on: 02-03-2019

-This position is for full-time, with 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift operations on a rotating basis.

Test Engineer with broad skillset, flexibility, and test engineering focus sought:

  • Dedicated to test engineering discipline

  • Ability to write clear and accurate test procedures

  • Ability to execute tests of complex units under test hardware, using complex test equipment including:

    • Thermal vacuum and thermal cycling tests​

    • Vibration Tests

    • Shock Tests

    • Camera Calibration

    • Electrical Functionality and Performance Tests

    • Radio Frequency Functionality and Performance Testing

  • Ability to design tests and develop special test equipment when necessary

  • Software skills such as C++ and Python are a plus

  • FPGA skills especially with ProAsic A3PE3000 or the M1A3PE3000 are a plus

  • CAD skills especially with SolidWorks are a plus

  • Electronics board design and electrical engineering skills are a plus

  • Hands on skills (polymerics, solder, machine shop, CNC, etc.) are a plus

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There are many other positions that you can apply for that we may not be looking for right now. You never know, we may just have to find a spot for you.

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