Are you a dynamic and highly motivated software engineer looking to blend your Python expertise with the excitement of space operations?
As a Senior Software engineer integrated into our Spacecraft Operations Team, you will be at the heart of our satellite operations, where you’ll command satellites, develop ground tools, and automate mission-critical processes.
This multifaceted role offers a unique opportunity to apply your software engineering skills while contributing directly to space missions.
If you’re passionate about Python, have a knack for backend development, and are eager to participate in the dynamic world of satellite operations, this role is tailor-made for you.
- Python Libraries Development: You’ll be tasked with developing Python libraries to automate satellite monitoring, commanding, health checks, mission planning management, contributing significantly to our operational efficiency.
- Satellite Commanding: Take on a pivotal role in commanding satellites during key phases like Launch and Early Orbit Phase (LEOP), commissioning, routine operations, and specific mission activities.
- Data Analysis: Utilize satellite data to extract valuable insights and support data-driven decision-making.
- Collaboration: Collaborate closely with our Operations-Software team to understand the mission control center’s architecture and participate in resolving software anomalies.
- Continuous Improvement: Continuously innovate our operations processes, focusing on automation.
- Strong Python Expertise: Proficiency in Python is a must, as you’ll be creating tools, libraries and scripts to streamline operations.
- SQL Expertise: Understanding SQL is vital, and the candidate should know how to write performant queries to extract meaningful data.
- Docker: Experience with Docker containers to facilitate efficient application deployment.
- REST API: Familiarity with designing and working with REST APIs.
- Autonomy and Motivation: Your ability to work independently and your self-driven nature are crucial for success in this role. Additionally, investigation, problem solving and debugging abilities are essential.
- Space Sector Knowledge: While not obligatory, prior exposure to the space sector will be advantageous.
- JAVA: Knowledge of JAVA is a plus, especially for collaborating with our Operations-Software team.
- Big Data Interest: We highly value candidates with a keen interest in working with large datasets and a passion for advanced data analysis. Familiarity with “big data” tools and technologies, such as Pandas, Numpy, and visualization tools, is a plus.
If you’re a talented software engineer with a passion for Python and an eagerness to make your mark in the NewSpace industry, we invite you to join our dynamic team.