Founder & Chief Technologist
Talbot Jaeger is the Founder and Chief Technologist at NovaWurks™ Inc., a provider of high technology space products and services. Jaeger leads the NovaWurks team and is responsible for business development and all projects at the company.
With more than 30 years of experience in the aerospace industry, Jaeger has managed and directed project concepts, systems engineering, ground and 10 spaceflight operations. In addition, he led the development of the Mayflower CubeSat, a highly-integrated building block, delivering product from initial design to the launch integrator in just six months.
Prior to establishing NovaWurks, Jaeger began his career at TRW as an electrical engineer. TRW then became Northrop Grumman where he held increasingly complex positions within the company, including Director of Novaworks, a sub-division of Northrop Grumman. Jaeger’s career also included stints as the lead on the launch of vehicle design and concept developments at Scaled Composites, and was the chief architect for the seeding study and phase one of the System F6 program.
Jaeger has bachelor degrees in biochemistry and information computer science with a minor in electrical engineering from the University of California, Irvine. He also holds a professional graduate certificate in optical sciences from the University of Arizona. He resides in Los Alamitos, Calif. with his wife and nine children.
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