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Orbital Effects is growing an entry level class of engineers, scientists, and enthusiasts to meet the Company’s vision of creating a vibrant 21st century aerospace ecosystem in the State of Michigan.

If you do not see an opportunity listed below that matches your skillset and interests, please feel free to contact us with general inquiries.

Radio Frequency Communications Engineer

Arlington, VA

As an RF communications engineer at Orbital Effects, you will own the specification, development, and test of space to ground satellite links. This includes working in a cross-functional team with bus subsystems, payload, operations, and radar processing team members.

APPLY: Arlington

Avionics Engineer

Ann Arbor, MI or Arlington, VA

As an Avionics Engineer, you will participate in establishing and executing the company avionics roadmap. This will include working in a cross-functional team with bus subsystems, payload, operations and SAR analytics team-members to bridge the gap between engineering and operations. Ideal candidates will have 2-5 years of experience developing high-reliability systems for aerospace, mobile, automotive, or other high-reliability environments.

APPLY: Ann Arbor | Arlington

CD&H Architect

Ann Arbor, MI or Arlington, VA

As a C&DH Architect, you will participate in establishing and executing the company avionics roadmap. This will include working in a cross-functional team with bus subsystems, payload, operations and SAR analytics team-members to bridge the gap between engineering and operations. Ideal candidates will have 2-5 years of experience developing high-reliability systems for aerospace, mobile, automotive, or other high-reliability environments.

APPLY: Ann Arbor | Arlington

Mechanical Engineer

Arlington, MI

As a Mechanical Engineer at Orbital Effects, you will participate in establishing and executing the company spacecraft development roadmap. This will include working in a cross-functional team with bus subsystems, payload, operations and SAR analytics team-members to bridge the gap between engineering and operations. Ideal candidates will have 5-7 years of experience developing high-reliability systems for aerospace, automotive, or other high-reliability environments.

APPLY: Arlington

Embedded Flight Software Engineer

Ann Arbor, MI or Arlington, VA

As an Embedded Flight Software Engineer at Orbital Effects, you will participate in establishing and executing the company flight software roadmap. This will include working in a cross-functional team with bus subsystems, payload, operations and SAR analytics team-members to bridge the gap between engineering and operations. Ideal candidates will have 2-5 years of experience developing high-reliability systems for aerospace, mobile, automotive, or other high-reliability environments.

APPLY: Ann Arbor | Arlington

Satellite Operations Lead

Ann Arbor, MI or Arlington, VA

Orbital Effects (OFX) is the leader in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) processing and automated satellite operations. We are designing and operating a cloud-based satellite network, extending the data center edge node into space, and ultimately extending the cloud into space.

OFX is currently seeking to hire a Satellite Operations Lead. The Satellite Operations Lead will be in charge of managing all satellites in the OFX constellation. This includes overseeing the day in the life mission of every satellite and troubleshooting ground and spacecraft anomalies. The Satellite Operations Lead will play a critical role in assessing the ground system and providing feedback and feature requests to the software development team. They may also be tasked with developing, testing, and deploying software applications in certain circumstances. 

APPLY: Ann Arbor | Arlington

Senior Software Developer

Ann Arbor, MI or Arlington, VA

Orbital Effects (OFX) is the leader in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) processing and automated satellite operations. We are designing and operating a cloud-based satellite network, extending the data center edge node into space, and ultimately extending the cloud into space.

OFX is looking to hire a Software Developer that will be participating in the design, development, verification and deployment of a 100% automated satellite mission operations suite. This Software Developer will 1) Design and deploy serverless applications within AWS, 2) Design RESTFUL API’s based upon a microservice and event driven architecture, 3) Design and deploy enterprise-wide scalable operations on AWS, 4) Implement cost-control strategies

APPLY: Ann Arbor | Arlington

Software Developer

Ann Arbor, MI or Arlington, VA

Orbital Effects (OFX) is the leader in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) processing and automated satellite operations. We are designing and operating a cloud-based satellite network, extending the data center edge node into space, and ultimately extending the cloud into space.

OFX is looking to hire a Software Developer that will be participating in the design, development, verification and deployment of a 100% automated satellite mission operations suite. The Software Developer will 1) Design and deploy serverless applications within AWS, 2) Design RESTFUL API’s based upon a microservice and event driven architecture, 3) Design and deploy enterprise-wide scalable operations on AWS, 4) Implement cost-control strategies.

APPLY: Ann Arbor | Arlington

Field Engineer

Ann Arbor, MI

Orbital Effects is currently looking to hire a Field Engineer (FE) to provide system analysis and assessments of specialized telecommunications systems, networks, and components. FE’s also install, upgrade, modify, configure and document communications systems of various sizes and complexities. The specialized systems include, but are not limited to, data communications, Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), UHF/VHF radio networks, terrestrial communication, and satellite/microwave communication capabilities. Please note that travel for this position is required.

APPLY: Ann Arbor