Avionics Manager - Rocket Lab
Naomi Altman is the Avionics Manager at US orbital launch company, Rocket Lab. After gaining a Bachelor of Engineering and a Bachelor of Science at The University of Western Australia in 2013, Naomi went on to complete an Honours Thesis that developed methods for improving the reliability of GaN-based chemical sensors. Joining Rocket Lab in late 2013 as an electrical engineer, Naomi took on the design of custom avionics hardware and architectures, including Lithium-ion battery systems and safety-critical systems for the Electron launch vehicle. Today, Naomi leads the avionics team, who are responsible for all the electronics on the launch vehicle.