Internships - Toronto, Ontario
Kepler is changing the face of satellite communications by launching a constellation of telecommunication nanosatellites! With the recent success of our Series A funding, a handful of early customers, and our first satellite in orbit, Kepler is currently doubling in size!
We invest heavily in making sure we have the best communications technology and people in the world. So we're on the hunt for talented interns that can help us continue our growth.
At Kepler, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a small dedicated team of engineers building our spacecraft. You will support the design, build, and test of many electronics that will go directly on our satellites.
Day to day you will interface with hardware, and software engineers on your team to design schematics and perform layouts. Though this is an internship position we expect you to be directly contributing to the core tasks for the system. We won't bring you on-board unless we think you can be treated like any other team member. Here is a little more detail on the things we expect you to do:
I. Support iterations on our communications subsystem and other spacecraft related electronics
Iterate on the schematics and layout of various circuit boards within the Kepler spacecraft
Add new features to different circuit board designs
Manufacture boards and support both functional / performance testing
Develop software to support functional testing
II. Integration of subsystems on-board the Kepler spacecraft
Integrate various circuit boards on the Kepler spacecraft and perform integration testing
Develop integration software for various subsystems
- Significant involvement in electronics/PCB design outside of class projects
- Able to do at least one of the following:
- Solder a 0402 resistor
- Design a 4 layer board in a CAD package (KiCad, Eagle, Altium, Allegro etc.)
- Built a few prototypes of something hardware related
- A proven track record of learning how to design or analyze something outside of the classroom
- Built some of your own circuits for personal projects
- Experience in a University design team (e.g. CSDC, IREC, SAE)
- Knowledge of CubeSats
If you know you're a perfect fit for the Kepler team, but none of the roles above are quite right, send your resume to email@example.com and tell us why you’re exceptional (please apply for posted roles through the appropriate link above if you wish to be considered for an open role).