PCB Designer

Astranis, San Francisco, CA

Building the future of telecommunications satellites.

Duration: Full-Time

Astranis is connecting the four billion people in the world who do not currently have access to the internet. We are building the next generation of smaller, lower-cost spacecraft to bring the world online.

We are well-funded by some of the best investors in the business and have raised over $350 million to date. We have a world-class team that is passionate about building amazing technology. And we have a fun and collaborative work environment where you will learn a lot and make a huge impact no matter where you are in your career. Just check out our Glassdoor reviews to see what our team has to say about working at Astranis.

Our team is growing fast. Apply now!


  • Placement and Routing of Printed Circuit Board (PCB) designs, with schematic and layout input from design engineers
  • Routing of power, high speed digital, RF, and analog PCB designs
  • Create schematic symbols from datasheets and engineers' requests
  • Design physical footprints from specifications and 3D models
  • Own PCB part library, design templates, and release procedures
  • Assist in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional teammates to our rapidly-growing team.


  • 5+ years experience with PCB layout and routing
  • 2+ years experience with ECAD library management
  • Familiarity with Altium or similar design tools
  • Experience with IPC standards (Class 2/3, IPC-A-610, IPC-7351)


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or other technical or science discipline
  • Experience with scripting or automation
  • Experience working with Altium Vault/NEXUS/Concord
  • Experience working with PLM software (Arena preferred)
  • Knowledge of PCB manufacturing and assembly processes
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with others

U.S. Citizenship, Lawful Permanent Residency, or Refugee/Asylee Status Required
(To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the United States, or other protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3))
Our mission and our products are meant to connect the world and everyone in it, regardless of gender, race, creed, or any other distinction. We believe in a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we encourage all people to join our team and bring their unique perspective to help make us stronger.

About Astranis

We are taking on one of humanity's most important challenges.

Four billion people do not have access to the internet. Astranis is going to change that.
We are building the next generation of smaller, lower-cost telecommunications satellites to bring the world online.

Join us and work with top engineers who have flown things in space before.
We are a well-funded team that moves fast.


Want to learn more about Astranis? Visit Astranis's website.