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Founder’s Associate

Vilnius, Lithuania
  • On-site 
  • Full-time

Thank you for considering Astrolight for your next career move. We’re excited to provide you with an opportunity to join our dynamic team as a Founder’s Associate.

What You’d Be Doing in This Role

As a Founder’s Associate at Astrolight, you’ll be a key player in driving our mission forward. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing projects and timelines, ensuring timely delivery.
  • Conducting research and analysis to support business development.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders, such as investors, partners, external vendors, and customers.
  • Providing operational support, including administrative and managerial tasks to ensure smooth company operations.
  • Working on sales and marketing initiatives, coordinating campaigns, and delivering pitch presentations and reports.
  • Assisting with hiring and team-building efforts, as well as handling administrative tasks and logistics.

You’re Probably a Match If You Have

  • Strategic thinking with strong business acumen and the ability to think critically about the company’s direction and growth prospects.
  • Flexibility and an ability to quickly assimilate information and connect the dots.
  • A proactive approach to work with a willingness to gain autonomy.
  • Hunger to succeed coupled with a ‘roll your sleeves up’ mentality.
  • A demonstrated track record of high achievement and entrepreneurial drive in a startup or similar objective-oriented environment.
  • Creativity and exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • A proactive, resourceful attitude and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • A versatile skill set, as we are looking for a generalist who can handle a variety of tasks and challenges—a true jack of all trades.

About Astrolight

Astrolight is a pioneering startup specializing in free-space optical communication systems. Our mission is to revolutionize space communication by connecting Earth and Space with high-speed laser links, unlocking unprecedented capabilities for satellite connectivity and deep space exploration. Our innovative technology offers 10 times more bandwidth of existing radio-based systems, making a significant impact on the future of space communication.

A Glimpse of What We Offer

  • Starting from 3000 EUR gross monthly salary, with the upper range based on the candidate’s experience.
  • Equity stock options available for loyal candidates.
  • Flexible work schedule to accommodate work-life balance.
  • The opportunity to spend most of your time working on-site with the team in our Vilnius office, ensuring close collaboration and hands-on experience.

Join us at Astrolight and be part of a team that’s at the forefront of technological innovation, making significant strides in the space communication industry.

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We don’t have open positions at the moment. Still interested in working at Astrolight? Send us your resume and our team will get back to you once we have an open position that suits your profile.


Astrolight is looking for talents who want to push the boundaries of their knowledge as well as the knowledge about our universe. We are a team of deeply curious individuals who want to advance the technology of space optical communication, revolutionising the way we communicate with spacecrafts in Low Earth Orbit and beyond. We value Curiosity, Self-drivenness and Teamwork.