Join Our Team

Monash High-Powered Rocketry is a student team dedicated to the design, analysis and construction of high-powered rockets.


Reports to: 

Flight systems lead

Job Summary:

The Flight Systems team is looking for members who will work with the team to design and construct the avionics, telemetry, pyrotechnic and deployment systems for use in Monash HPR rockets.

  • Design, prototype and test new electrical and mechanical deployment systems for upcoming team projects

  • Design, prototype and test electrical and mechanical subsystems critical to the flight and safe recovery of the rocket

  • Writing documentation and reports on latest systems and events

  • Help with the flight day operations and logistics

A knowledge of, or an interest in Learning:
  • CAD/CAM 

  • Hands on workshop skills

  • Pyrotechnics and energetic devices

  • Rocketry deployment events

  • Electronics and circuitry

  • PCB design (especially KiCAD)

  • Hands on workshop skills

  • High frequency structure simulator (HFSS)

  • Python and C coding

Favourable experience, skills and qualities
  • Enthusiastic about rocketry and space

  • Past experience in rocketry, robotics, RC or telemetry equipment, drones

  • Ability to work both independently and within a team

  • Ability to communicate effectively

  • Ability to stick to deadlines

  • Availability on weekends