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Electrical Designer

Axiom Space

Axiom Space

Other Engineering, Design
Webster, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 20, 2024

Axiom Space is building for beyond, guided by the vision of a thriving home in space that benefits every human, everywhere. The leading provider of human spaceflight services and developer of human-rated space infrastructure, Axiom Space operates end-to-end missions to the International Space Station today while developing its successor, Axiom Station – a permanent commercial destination in low-Earth orbit that will sustain human growth off the planet and bring untold benefits back home.

Axiom Space fosters a diverse environment inclusive of all perspectives. We are the pioneers of commercial space, leading the transformation of low-Earth orbit into a global space marketplace. Our mission-driven team is seeking a bold and dynamic Mechanical Designer who is fueled by problem-solving, continuously curious, and driven to understand our world, science/technology, and life itself, for the benefit of all on Earth and beyond. This position has multiple job openings

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Capable of reading electrical wiring diagrams and harness architecture to meet system requirements (e.g., electrical routing constraints)
  • Able to use SolidWorks to design, draft and maintain electrical harnesses, create assembly drawings and installation drawings
  • Can make recommendations to electrical wiring assembly, installation, and fabrication components such as connectors, backshells, wire, insulation, and contact insertion tooling
  • Develops and maintains cable/wire harness detail and assembly designs
  • Produce other required design documentation
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Willingness to travel as required

Education & Experience

  • Associates Degree – Drafting/Design, Graphic Design or Technical college certification or equivalent experience required
  • Understanding and application of EMI/EMC and electrical bonding principles preferred
  • Understanding of wire derating criteria and capability to calculate appropriate wire sizing and requirements preferred
  • Two (2) years design experience preferred
  • Experience using PDM or similar data storage platform preferred

Skills

  • Highly organized and detail oriented; able to juggle, prioritize, and keep track of multiple tasks and projects.
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently with minimal supervision, and make and communicate the rationale behind key decisions in a constantly evolving fast-pace work environment.
  • Strong project and time management skills with a high level of intuition and judgment.
  • Must have a “can do” attitude – no job is too big or small, problem solver.
  • Ability to take on ownership of projects ad hoc and drive them from beginning to end.
  • Professional, confident, driven, and dynamic.
  • Passionate about creating an inclusive workplace where people from different backgrounds can succeed.
  • Excellent communication, verbal, and written skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Result oriented personality with a creative approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Self-motivated

Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and principles; upholds organizational values
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values; benefits organization through outside activities; supports affirmative action and respects diversity
  • Communications - Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods
  • Cost Consciousness - Works within approved budget; develops and implements cost saving measures; contributes to profits and revenue; conserves organizational resources
  • Teamwork - Eager and able to work in a collaborative and cross-disciplinary fashion in a fast-paced, dynamic, and deadline-oriented environment

Axiom Space is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Axiom Space does not discriminate on the basis of race, regional color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.