Spacecraft Test Infrastructure Engineer

True Anomaly

True Anomaly

Other Engineering
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 25, 2024

A new space race has begun. True Anomaly seeks those with the talent and ambition to build innovative technology that solves the next generation of engineering, manufacturing, and operational challenges for space security and sustainability.


The peaceful use of space is essential for continued prosperity on Earth—from communications and finance to navigation and logistics. True Anomaly builds innovative technology at the intersection of spacecraft, software, and AI to enhance the capabilities of the U.S., its allies, and commercial partners. We safeguard global security by ensuring space access and sustainability for all.


  • Be the offset. We create asymmetric advantages with creativity and ingenuity
  • What would it take? We challenge assumptions to deliver ambitious results
  • It’s the people. Our team is our competitive advantage and we are better together


Test Infrastructure Engineers will have the unique opportunity to design and develop test infrastructure systems for all components of True Anomaly’s space and ground systems. You will be expected to create new test systems from the ground up, and your work will be critical to the reliability and safety of our products.


  • Develop test infrastructure solutions for True Anomaly’s hardware products which adhere to the Test-as-you-Fly approach.
  • Develop Spacecraft Hardware-in-the-Loop solutions to close the loop during simulated rendezvous proximity operations.
  • Write automation software to interact with units under test, test equipment, instrumentation, and production documentation systems.
  • Work closely with and consistently provide feedback to responsible design engineers, manufacturing engineers, and test teams to drive design or improvements to increase product reliability.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or physics
  • 7+ years of experience with hardware development or electronics test engineering via professional experience, internships, and research.
  • Experience with electrical harness design and fabrication.
  • Experience with reading and creating electrical control system schematics.
  • Experience with solid modeling system, such as SOLIDWORKS, Inventor, etc.
  • Experience with PLC or DAQ systems for control and data collection.


  • Experience with test equipment and measurement techniques to verify and validate product requirements.
  • Understanding of metrology, sources of measurement error, and uncertainty analysis.
  • Experience developing object-oriented software.
  • Experience with GNSS simulators.


  • Base Salary: $115,000 - $145,000
  • Equity + Benefits including Health, Dental, Vision, HRA/HSA options, PTO and paid holidays, 401K, Parental Leave


  • Work LocationThese duties will be performed primarily onsite at our factory in Denver, CO. Some remote work is possible.
  • Work environment—the work environment; temperature, noise level, inside or outside, or other factors that will affect the person's working conditions while performing the job.
  • Physical demands—the physical demands of the job, including bending, sitting, lifting and driving.

This position will be open until it is successfully filled. To submit your application, please follow the directions below. #LI-Onsite

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you 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.

We value diversity of experience, knowledge, backgrounds and perspectives and harness these qualities to create extraordinary impact. True Anomaly is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, maternity or related condition (including breastfeeding) or any other basis as protected by applicable law. If you have a disability or additional need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know.