Your Career, at DFM Engineering

DFM develops innovative astronomical solutions for space research and optical communications.  With a 45-year long heritage of innovation, our small business has become a global leader in this field.  We believe the infrastructure for satellite communication will become as essential for future commerce as physical bridges were in the past.  DFM Engineering has the effective solutions needed today to unlock the technology of the future creating the information superhighway of the space economy that will help propel humanity into a new age of space commerce, exploration, security, and environmental awareness.

Our company’s success has been based on the work of our highly skilled employees, who are passionate about high-end astronomical technology and are driven by their desire to translate technological innovations into practical solutions that will shape the world of tomorrow. 

Our team works at the leading-edge of technology, with aerospace primes, space agencies and specialist research partners - creating exciting challenges with diverse opportunities to learn and grow. This is a get-your-hands-dirty design-to-production shop where every employee plays a crucial role to assure project success. Our employees have learned to be multi-talented and are capable of taking on whatever role necessary to tailor end-solutions to meet customer expectations.

This is an exciting time to join us as we scale up for the future, using technologies developed in-house, expanding production to meet the significant demand increase for space situational awareness (SSA) and laser-based Optical Ground based communication Stations (OGS). With significant investment in our manufacturing facilities, DFM Engineering aims to build the network of optical ground stations necessary to support growing satellite downlink needs, and, in parallel, build the necessary tracking network to insure continued access to space. 

To support that effort, and as our business grows, we are looking for bright and passionate folks like you with enthusiasm for technology and the willingness to assume responsibility for complex and fascinating projects. DFM is an equal opportunity employer. We do not regard ‘one fits all’ as a recipe for success. We believe that all generations in the workplace can benefit from the experience of all, regardless of age. We value differences and diversity in thoughts and opinions because differences nurture creativity and innovation.

Join us in innovating with our space business, shaping the future together. Become part of a friendly and supportive team oriented work culture that values your skills and experiences. At DFM Engineering, you will NOT be a cog-in-the machine. You will become part of our family.

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