Hiring Senior People Operations Manager | Astranis

Senior People Operations Manager


Date listed

1 month ago

Employment Type

Full time



Total Funding

$13.6 million

Glassdoor Rating

5/5 (13 reviews)

Keywords: hyper

Astranis is connecting the four billion people in the world who do not currently have access to the internet. We are building the next generation of smaller, lower-cost spacecraft to bring the world online.

We are well-funded by some of the best investors in the business and have raised over $350 million to date. We have a world-class team that is passionate about building amazing technology. And we have a fun and collaborative work environment where you will learn a lot and make a huge impact no matter where you are in your career. Just check out our Glassdoor reviews to see what our team has to say about working at Astranis.

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Senior People Operations Manager

We are looking for a Senior People Operations Manager to help scale our HR systems, programs and processes to provide a world-class employee experience. This person will be responsible for ensuring that the People Operations function is strategic, innovative, and data-driven, allowing us to make smart people decisions across the organization. As our Senior People Operations Manager, you will have a front row seat and a direct impact on the next phase of our growth responsible for our People systems and tools, defining and implementing our processes, as well as working closely with People & Talent leaders on critical growth initiatives.


  • Optimize and maintain all people technology systems and tools for HRIS, onboarding, performance management, and employee engagement. Identify opportunities to increase efficiency, automation and data flow.
  • Build sustainable processes that empower our employees and managers while also maintaining an excellent employee experience when navigating internal HR systems & processes.
  • Design and implement key people programs that include and are not limited to Employee Experience, Performance Management, and People Analytics.
  • Help conceive and implement Inclusion & Diversity initiatives that make Astranis an inclusive and better place for everybody to work.


  • Minimum of six years of progressive startup people ops/HR experience and two years as a leader.
  • Building and ownership of multiple people operations functions and a successful program.
  • Proven track record in implementing and scaling HR processes, operations, and systems.
  • Experience building, maintaining and presenting HR data analytics.
  • High emotional and social intelligence with experience fostering positive, strong relationships with diverse groups of people.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented; you can handle multiple projects and dynamic priorities without missing a beat.
  • Proficiency in Human Resource practices and California employment law, federal laws and regulations.


  • Experience implementing a new HRIS end to end. If you were the internal champion, another huge plus!
  • You have experience working in and developing processes in a growth environment.
  • You are excited about navigating a hyper-growth, rapidly changing, and sometimes ambiguous environment
  • You are equally comfortable and excited by strategic and tactical work

U.S. Citizenship, Lawful Permanent Residency, or Refugee/Asylee Status Required (To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the United States, or other protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3))   Our mission and our products are meant to connect the world and everyone in it, regardless of gender, race, creed, or any other distinction. We believe in a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we encourage all people to join our team and bring their unique perspective to help make us stronger.

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