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Electrical Hardware Technician

True Anomaly

True Anomaly

Other Engineering
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 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


As an Electrical Hardware Engineer at True Anomaly, you will be responsible for leading the design, development, and testing of electrical components across our ground and space hardware. You will work closely with a team of engineers and technicians to ensure the highest level of quality, reliability, and performance of our spacecraft.


  • Develop, rework, and test PCBAs for use in True Anomaly space and ground hardware.
  • Assist in the design and manufacturing of space flight harness assemblies
  • Ensure that all PCBAs and harness assemblies meet the technical and performance requirements of the mission.
  • Collaborate with our engineering team to develop and refine designs to optimize performance, manufacturability, and cost.
  • Support development of assembly and test processes to ensure the quality and reliability of the PCBAs and harness assemblies.
  • Troubleshoot and debug PCBAs to identify and resolve any issues during the manufacturing and testing process.
  • Support development of technical documentation, including design specifications, test plans, and test reports.
  • Support the transition of PCBA designs and harnesses into high volume production.
  • Read, follow, and execute shop orders, hardware and test anomaly reports.


  • Minimum 2 years of experience in electrical technician work for PCBAs and harnesses
  • Demonstrated experience with electrical hardware design and testing
  • In addition to standard solder irons, workers use various other production equipment including strippers, crimpers, hot plates, etc.
  • Strong understanding of applicable codes and standards
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • +4 years experience in the PCBA process, as well as related system assembly experience working in the aerospace or defense industry
  • Familiarity with MIL-STD-883 and NASA-STD-8739.4a standards ·
  • Familiarity with assembly processes, including surface mount technology (SMT) and through-hole technology (THT), fine pitch BGA, and a working knowledge of design for manufacturability (DFM) and design for assembly (DFA) principles.
  • Familiarity with test equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, and logic analyzers.
  • NASA J-STD Space Addendum or IPC soldering certifications


  • Base Salary: $100,000-$140,000


  • Work Locationthis role is onsite at our factory in Centennial, CO
  • 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-Oniste

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.