Virgin Orbit (VO) is seeking anInstrumentation Engineer to join our growing Avionics Engineering Team. This position will be responsible for the design, development, integration and verification of R&D and Production test equipment to verify Avionics for LauncherOne rockets and our airborne launch platform aircraft. This role is for a hands-on person with great attention to detail and excellent people skills. This is a full-time position at Virgin Orbit's aerospace facility in Long Beach, California.
Design, Build and Integrate Test Equipment, concentrating primarily on mechanical aspects of racks, custom box instruments and fixtures
Follow a controlled design and build process for non-rocket hardware and harness builds
Engage in technical design reviews and release process for mechanical designs
Execute integration and integrated testing plans and procedures that will meet production needs, adequately verify functionality and ensure operational needs
Support HITL testing, component qualification & acceptance verification, and instrumentation anomaly investigations
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