Careers

Altaeros Energies places high value on competence, experience, drive, and a passionate, fun attitude. We actively recruit team members who share our ambition to pioneer a disruptive technology in renewable energy.

Altaeros is looking for highly qualified engineers that bring a strong analytical background and deep prototyping and product development experience for the following job openings:

  • Aeronautical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks aeronautical engineering interns to assist with computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulations of a helium-filled aerostat. Some experience with CFD, preferably with ANSYS Fluent, is a requirement – please feel free to share any work examples, from classwork or elsewhere, with us.
    Altaeros’ core platform uses a helium-filled, inflatable shell to lift energy generation, communication and other payloads up to 600m above ground. Applications include energy and telecom in rural and remote areas around the world.
    Altaeros provides a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, and our interns are expected to quickly take on significant responsibility as they work with the team to further the company’s goal of commercializing the world’s first autonomous tethered airborne platform.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Aeronautical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Aeronautical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Electrical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks an electrical engineering intern primarily to assist in Electrical Design.Additional contribution is sought in at least one of the following areas: 1) Controls & Data Analytics 2) Software & User Interface 3) RF & Telecom. Candidates who have relevant skills in more than one area, involvement in major engineering competitions (Solar Car, Formula SAE, DARPA Robotics Challenge, etc), and prior work experiencewill be given particular consideration.We are looking for makers – please don’t hesitate to share your portfolio with us.
    Altaeros’ core platform uses a helium-filled, inflatable shell to lift energy generation, communication and other payloads up to 600m above ground. Applications include energy and telecom in rural and remote areas around the world.Altaeros provides a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, and our interns are expected to quickly take on significant responsibility as they work with the team to further the company’s goal of commercializing the world’s first autonomous tethered airborne platform.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Electrical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Electrical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Mechanical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks mechanical engineering interns to assist in at least one of the following areas: 1) Structural design and analysis; 2) Electro-mechanical system design (blowers, motors, sensor and component mounting, etc.);3) Prototyping and testing.Candidates who have relevant skills in more than one area will be given particular consideration.We are looking for makers – please don’t hesitate to share your portfolio with us.
    Altaeros’ core platform uses a helium-filled, inflatable shell to lift energy generation, communication and other payloads up to 600m above ground. Applications include energy and telecom in rural and remote areas around the world.
    Altaeros provides a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, and our interns are expected to quickly take on significant responsibility as they work with the team to further the company’s goal of commercializing the world’s first autonomous tethered airborne platform.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Mechanical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Mechanical Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Software Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks software engineering interns primarily to assist in the design and development of control and monitoring interfaces of the Altaeros aerostat system.Additional contribution is sought in at least one of the following areas: 1) Controls & Data Analytics 2) RF & Telecom. Candidates who have relevant skills in more than one area, involvement in major engineering competitions, IoT projectsor prior work experiencewill be given particular consideration. We are looking for developers – please don’t hesitate to share your portfolio with us.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Software Engineer Intern – Summer 2017

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Software Engineer Intern – Summer 2017 (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Wireless Research Engineer (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks a Wireless Research Engineer to play a key role in developing 3G, 4G and advanced wireless systemsfor Altaeros’ autonomous SuperTower telecom platform.The ideal candidate will have experience designing and implementing LTE and UMTS systems using a variety of vendor technologies. Successful candidates should be comfortable using a variety of system-level simulation applications. He or she thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, working to solve some of the most exciting and important global challenges. Compensation includes salary, equity, and benefits.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Wireless Research Engineer (full time)

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Wireless Research Engineer (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • RAN Engineer (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks an RAN Engineer to play a key role in developing telecom system payloads for Altaeros’ autonomous Super Tower telecom platform. The ideal candidate will have experience using a variety of network planning and monitoring tools for optimal coverage and capacity planning. He or she thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, working to solve some of the most exciting and important global challenges.Compensation includes salary, equity, and benefits.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: RAN Engineer (full time)

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [RAN Engineer (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Flight Dynamics Engineer (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks a talented Flight Dynamics Engineerto play a pivotal role in the development of the Altaeros autonomous buoyant flight platform.The ideal candidate will have an aerodynamics or vehicle dynamics background and experience using MATLAB and Simulinkfor data analysis, developing or validating systems models, and/or developing control software. He or she thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, working tosolve some of the most exciting and important global challenges.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Flight Dynamics Engineer (full time)

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Flight Dynamics Engineer (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Senior Software Engineer (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks Senior Software Engineer to play a key role in developing the software systems for its first commercial autonomous tethered airborne platforms. Altaeros’ core platform uses a helium-filled, inflatable shell to lift energy generation, communication and other payloads up to 600m above ground. Applications include energy and telecommunications in rural and remote areas around the world.
    The position requires experience in designing and maintaining software on a variety of platforms. Successful candidates should be comfortable working in a variety of programming environments and languages. In addition, candidates should be comfortable working with the evolving requirements inherent in prototype development. We are currently making extensive use of LabVIEW, C# and SQL databases.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Senior Software Engineer (full time)

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Senior Software Engineer (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • International Sales Development Manager (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks a creative, energetic and passionate international sales development professional to help drive marketing, sales and customer development efforts in international markets. The ideal candidate should be excited and energized by the idea of engaging with a diverse customer/prospect base recognizing the subtleties and nuances of each one of them, and the opportunity to bring a positive impact to hundreds of millions of people throughout the world. The role involves significant international travel.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: International Sales Development Manager

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [International Sales Development Manager (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

  • Product Marketing Manager (full time)
  • Altaeros Energies seeks a creative, energetic and passionate product marketing professional to help drive all outbound marketing and sales communications. The professional will develop a comprehensive product marketing plan that includes product collateral development, web content strategy, event planning, trade-show participation, PR and social media. Since Altaeros expects to sell it products internationally in several diverse and developing markets, the marketing plan must include tuning of the content to each of these markets. The role involves some international travel.

    For more information, see the detailed job description here: Product Marketing Manager - Detailed Job Description

    If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter with the subject [Product Marketing Manager (full time) - Your Name] to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. All file names must include your first and last name in order to be considered.

In addition, Altaeros is always interested to meet talented and passionate individuals. If this is you, please send us an email with your CV and a statement of interest to jobs@altaerosenergies.com. Feel free to include any additional materials that will help us evaluate your qualifications.