Electrical Engineer Intern

Santa Clara, United States (USA), Momentus Space [MOM-EEI]

Field(s) of expertise
Electronics Engineering Information Technology
Job type

About this job

If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in what we think is the most exciting company in the space industry, then you have come to the right place. Momentus is the leading innovator of a new business model of in-space transportation services. At Momentus, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on technical execution and teamwork; minimal layers of management; and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Our work culture values excellence, empowerment, mutual trust, intellectual diversity, and respect. We seek technical and non-technical interns in a variety of areas.

The Electrical Engineer intern will participate in flight spacecraft system development. This is an exciting hands-on role involving high voltage power electronics, embedded systems design, rapid prototyping, circuit design, and lab testing.


  • Assist senior electrical engineers in the design and development of innovative analog and mixed-signal electronic systems for operation in space
  • Spend time in the lab performing board bring up, testing, and debugging of power supply hardware for spacecraft
  • Write code for and test ARM microcontrollers and their accompanying embedded systems
  • Develop and use mixed-signal behavioral models and behavioral simulation techniques and tools to verify sub-system and system functionality and performance
  • Create validation plans and scripts, and collect and assess validation results
  • Create clear and thorough documentation of design and product development activities to ensure high quality designs and to support dissemination of important design information to cross-functional teams


  • Currently pursuing an Electrical Engineering degree or related discipline
  • Already completed course work in analog circuits, digital circuits, transistors, and magnetics
  • Experience working with lab equipment (oscilloscopes, power supplies, DMMs, etc)
  • Experience coding in C and working with microcontrollers
  • Prior coursework or projects with power supply design is a plus
  • Strong problem solving, technical, math and science skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Competitive candidates for technical positions will have very high GPAs at a minimum threshold of 3.5 on a 4 point scale.

This position requires access to export-controlled commodities, technical data, technology, software, and services. U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, or protected person status under 8 U.S.C. Â1324b(a)(3) is required.

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