Space Software Engineer

Location: Bath, United Kingdom Location: Application deadline: 1 July 2024 Reference number: 1982
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Are you looking for a new opportunity to take your career to a higher orbit? To join an international group with a successful track record in Space Engineering? A job adapted to your career ambitions and in which you could have an impact for the years to come?

We are looking for a Software System Engineer to join our growing team based in Bath, United Kingdom.

In the UK, our experts provide capabilities in ground systems engineering, position, navigation, and timing (PNT), Earth observation, AI, and cybersecurity.

Tasks and activities

The scope of work will include:

  • Developing software for an innovative spacecraft ground control system.
  • Working in a small team, being prepared to be challenged to work on a variety of different tools/technologies.

Skills and experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.
  • Demonstrated professional experience in the following:
    •  Java
    • RESTful APIs
    • Linux
    • DevOps or DevSecOps
    • Agile development
    • Use of Jira or similar
  • Desire to work both autonomously and as part of a team, in an international multicultural environment.
  • Solution oriented mindset, with a customer focused communication skill.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

The following skills and experience would be highly desirable:

  • Front-end development with REACT, Angular or similar.
  • Knowledge of spacecraft ground systems.

Why should you apply?

  • You will have the opportunity to work within leading space organisations across Europe.
  • We encourage everyone to think outside the box and to push the boundaries of traditional knowledge. This role is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking company and allows for a deeper understanding of the industry.
  • To be part of a company that values integrity, inspiration, care and collaboration.
  • Benefits include: competitive remuneration packages; unique career opportunities, including working in other countries; access to training and development programmes; flexible relocation support.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, all genders, LGBTQ+ individuals and ex-service personnel.

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Kiri Wood


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