Work at Aerospacelab

Software – Embedded Software Engineer





  • Closely working with hardware and system engineers to design and build unit firmware and satellite application software.
  • Producing high quality flight SW components following the development flow established at ASL (requirements engineering, design, implementation, testing and maintenance).
  • Supporting the definition of the satellite system architecture.


Must have

  • BSc, MSc or PhD degree in Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience developing embedded software.
  • Experience with C and Python programming languages.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Fluent in English.


Nice to have

  • Experience developing embedded software in Linux environment.
  • Experience with real time operating systems (preferably FreeRTOS).
  • Experience in space sector (knowledge of the satellite subsystems, satellite operations, development of embedded flight software, etc.).
  • Experience with ECSS/CCSDS standards (ECSS-E-ST-70-41A or C Telemetry and telecommand packet utilization, CCSDS 133.0-B-1 Space Packet Protocol, etc.).
  • Familiarity with the following technologies: Buildroot, UBoot, Zynq, cmake, communication links (CAN, I2C, SPI, UART, SPW, etc.).
  • Strong skills debugging, optimizing and unit testing.
  • Experience with full cycle SW development.
  • Ability to read and understand schematics and layouts.
  • Experience working with digital HW (usage of flashers, JTAG, oscilloscope, etc.).


Joining Aerospacelab

  • Build your own career path
  • Direct impact on the growth trajectory of the company
  • Flat hierarchy
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Flexible ways of working
  • Salary package consistent with your experience

Why work at Aerospacelab?

You will work on satellites that will fly before your retirement. Be part of the « new space » industry and its challenges. Surround yourself with smart and innovative people. No dumb managers, no stupid tools to use. Take a lot of responsibility if you can handle.
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