Resident Engineer (STI Engineering Services)

STI Engineering Services, based in Hawthorne CA, is seeking to fill a mid-level engineering position with an excellent foundation and interest in vehicle dynamics and control and its surrounding disciplines. This position requires the applicant be a US Citizen or have Permanent Resident status.

Key Qualifications

  • Proven technical ability in dynamics and controls or related field
  • Demonstrated eagerness to learn new technical skills
  • Proven verbal and written technical communication skills
  • Performs tasks within schedule with consistency, accuracy, attention to detail
  • Demonstrated integrity and professionalism

Core Responsibilities

  • Performs specialized, highly technical design and analysis tasks
  • Takes a leading role in specified technical tasks
  • Provides mentorship to junior engineers
  • Takes a leading role in the preparation of project documents
  • Addresses specifications/requirements in work assignments
  • Identifies and proposes areas to improve and advance projects
  • Performs basic program management duties
  • Communicates with and maintains customer relationships


  • M.S. with 2-3 years of experience or Ph.D. in Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering or Applied Mathematics or equivalent field
  • Background in control theory, dynamics, or related discipline
  • Highly experienced with MATLAB/Simulink, Python, or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of C/C++ desired but not required
  • Experience in UAS or aerospace industry desired but not required
  • Hands on hardware experience desired but not required
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Personality & Character

  • Enjoys working as a part of a high performing team
  • Efficiently performs assigned tasks and asks questions as needed
  • High level of integrity and accountability
  • Enjoys an entrepreneurial environment but can follow standardized processes; offers suggestions for improvement when observed
  • Can work confidently with diverse personalities and various levels of management
  • Highly self-motivated and excellent problem-solving skills


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