Satellite AIT Technician at Spire
Glasgow, GB

Satellite AIT Technicians at Spire are integral to the creation of our next generation nano-satellite platform. As part of the satellite manufacturing team, you will help us define and execute the processes required to assemble and test our spacecraft within the purpose-built facility in Glasgow.

Essential for success is having a proactive, “can do” attitude. The successful candidate will be able to follow detailed instruction and have an unwavering attention to detail. An unbending focus on quality is critical.

We need enthusiastic team players with a passion for the space industry.

Responsibilities of your role: 

  • PCBA inspection and rework
  • Mechanical part inspection
  • Sub-system electro-mechanical build and test
  • Satellite assembly and integrated test
  • Satellite design support
  • Failure analysis to a component level
  • Satellite assembly and test.

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Experienced in working in an ESD safe environment
  • Ability to follow detailed work instructions
  • PCBA & Mechanical Assembly work
  • Understanding of technical drawings; PCB layout, PCB Schematics, mechanical drawings

Strong candidates will also possess skills in one or more of the following: 

  • IPC or J-standard qualified for SMT component placement and rework skills
  • Experience working in a fast paced high tech environment
  • Experience in working in a cleanroom environment
  • Understanding of RF, Digital, and Power circuit theory
  • SW programming experience