Blueshift, LLC doing business as Outward Technologies is seeking an experienced and innovative Engineer with 2-8 years of experience in robotics and prototype development to help our team develop, among other far out technologies, a solar 3D printer for the Moon. You will work in a team and individually on the design, development, and testing of devices for space resource extraction and utilization. Projects involve a variety of controls and programming challenges, hardware design, developmental and characterization testing, and system troubleshooting. Willingness to dive into unknown issues and apply previous experience and knowledge to produce creative solutions is highly desired. This job provides an opportunity to take on diverse responsibilities in a small engineering start-up and become involved at the ground level in the company’s development.
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Outward Tech was founded in Golden, CO in 2017 with a mission to develop critical technologies for extraterrestrial mining and manufacturing. In-space manufacturing and resource utilization is a burgeoning industry that is seeing rapid growth. Outward Tech is positioning itself as a pioneer in this new industry by advancing the technologies needed to develop space infrastructure and human settlements on other planetary bodies. Since inception, Outward Tech has secured several projects funded by NASA and the National Science Foundation to develop a handful of technologies for exploring and developing infrastructure on the Moon.
We have a small office with lab space in Broomfield. The environment is friendly and casual. Generally, we have a common work time between 10am-4pm to allow for meetings and other essential interactions. Outside of that, you can set your own schedule. We rely on our employees to be responsible, self-starters, and problem solvers. They are required to define their weekly work plan based on project timelines and work autonomously whenever possible. Working from home is also an option depending on the task(s) at hand.
Outward Technologies is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other protected factor.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $65,000.00 - $90,000.00 per year
All of the state and county required COVID19 precautions are being taken. Working remotely is an option for many of the duties required of the job, but not always possible due to physical hardware development and testing responsibilities.
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