Instrumentation & Control Engineer

Auckland, New Zealand, Rocket Lab [2993457456]

Field(s) of expertise
Software Engineering Electronics Engineering
Job type

About this job

This opening presents a fantastic opportunity for an experienced instrumentation and controls engineer to join Rocket Lab and work on the most exciting engineering project currently being undertaken in New Zealand. You’ll be a crucial member of the company. We are looking for someone who can hit the ground running when it comes to working with LabView.


  • You will be challenged regularly,
  • you will need to adapt quickly and thrive under pressure.
  • Day to day you will be working performing tasks related to data acquisition and control of hydraulic, cryogenic, pneumatic, electro mechanical and electrical systems.
  • You will be developing and implementing GUI and HMI as well as working on automation – designing, programming and testing automated launch machinery to ensure exact task completion.


  • Degree in Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • 3+ years industry experience
  • Experienced working with Labview & C/C++
  • Excellent process controls and instrumentation understanding
  • Previous hands-on experience with data acquisition systems, sensors, motors, actuators and process controllers with an eye for detail
  • Capable of creating accurate schematics for manufacture, installation, testing and troubleshooting

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