Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

An interesting position has become available for a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer, contributing to the development of our cloud-based satellite ground system software. As a key team member, you will collaborate cross-functionally to deploy robust infrastructure and pipelines supporting our ground system. Responsibilities include establishing architecture best practices using Infrastructure as Code (IAC), developing automated tests for system reliability, ensuring infrastructure security, and troubleshooting operational issues. Additionally, you will demonstrate and document functionality and test results of infrastructure as code, support project deadlines, and actively participate in Communities of Practice for continuous improvement.
Required skills:

  • 2+ years professional experience in DevOps field
  • Experience with Kubernetes and UNIX/Linux environments
  • Active clearance is required

If this is of interest, please reach out to Jack Ferguson at

Information Systems Security Engineer

An innovative aerospace company is on the lookout for a seasoned professional to join their team as a Senior Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE). This position plays a crucial role in ensuring compliance with government security standards for computer systems handling classified information within the organization.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Champion multiple RMF accreditation efforts
  • Conduct hardware/software configuration management, including baseline configuration
  • Perform risk assessments and vulnerability assessments
  • Test and document security controls
  • Ensure overall compliance with cybersecurity policies

If this is of interest, please reach out to Jack Ferguson at

Mission Planning Operations Engineer

An leading space company is looking to take on an experienced mission planning operations engineer to join the established team. This is working on Earth intelligence and space solutions, utilizing satellites and advanced technology for mapping, analytics, and monitoring purposes.
This position is looking for someone to collaborate with feature owners, systems engineers, program managers, product owners, developers, testers, and operations teams to define and optimize system designs for the mission planning ground system software. Lead design sessions with component SMEs and contribute to the development of as-built models and design documents, ensuring documentation accuracy. Engage with internal clients across back-end processing to user interfaces, emphasizing mission planning within ground systems.

  • 3+ years professional experience working in space
  • Ground systems experience
  • Worked in the Agile Software development life cycle

If this is of interest, please reach out to Jack Ferguson at

Full-Stack Software Engineer

Full-Stack Software Engineer, Application Software
Location: Long Beach, CA

Your chance to join a company dedicated to advancing humanity’s reach into the solar system and beyond. Their mission centers around enabling manufacturing and habitation in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) by building next generation space stations.

They are looking for a Senior Fullstack Software Engineer to contribute to the development of systems crucial for the design and construction of their space stations. Your role involves creating and delivering software systems that underpin core engineering operations.


  • Work with team to design and implement web applications using modern frontends and application servers, that consume APIs and micro-services in a heterogeneous environment
  • Work with team to design and implement backends including data modeling, APIs, and supporting pipelines
  • Rapidly iterate on tooling and design new applications as the company grows
  • Influence and adopt software practices and patterns that will scale to what will eventually become a very large codebase and team

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, or other engineering discipline 
  • 2+ years of software development experience
  • Experience building, shipping, and supporting complex, data-intensive full-stack software applications

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • Experience working on ambiguous problems
  • Production DevOps experience (Docker and K8s preferred)
  • Experience working with multiple programming languages
  • Experience working with time series data and databases
  • Experience with CAD software and the hardware engineering processes
  • Experience with API design
  • Experience with one or more of the following platforms and frameworks
    • React, Vue or similar
    • NextJS
    • GraphQL
    • Nodejs
    • OAuth
    • Terraform
    • PostgreSQL, MySQL, or SQL Server


Senior Technical Engineer

Senior Technical Engineer
Based in: St. Petersburg, Florida
Work Type: Hybrid
SALARY: $75,000 – $95,000


My client is a leading provider of maritime domain awareness, maritime security, and fisheries monitoring systems to the government sector.

Since forming they have pushed the limits of innovation, mitigating growing threats to ships, supply chains, cargo, territorial waters and, most importantly, safety of lives at sea and beyond. Today, they continue to develop and implement pioneering intelligence technologies to protect customer vessels, people, maritime domain, and reputation.


The Senior Technical Engineer will be a key part of the Operations team. This person will be highly skilled with the business knowledge and technical expertise to implement strategies, evaluate processes, and build upon an infrastructure that supports the ever-changing needs of our customers, including working to deliver against government and commercial client’s IT requirements as new opportunities and products emerge. If you are reliable in delivering mission-critical solutions with the goals of accessibility, optimization, and security, you could be our ideal candidate.


  • Provide advanced technical support in a 24/7 global support environment.
  • Monitor system performance metrics and proactively identify and resolve bottlenecks or issues.
  • Develop and implement proactive measures to minimize system downtime and ensure high availability.
  • Collaborate with vendors and third-party providers to resolve technical issues.
  • Evaluate existing systems and propose enhancements to improve performance, reliability, and security.
  • Collaborate with development teams to integrate new applications into the existing infrastructure.
  • Evaluate existing systems and infrastructure for improvement opportunities.
  • Foster a collaborative work environment and provide mentorship to junior engineers.


  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot difficult technical issues
  • Understanding of remote administration via SSH, SNMP, WMI, PowerShell
  • Skilled at using serial console sessions to log into equipment, e.g. PuTTy
  • Experienced T1 and T2 technical support
  • AWS experience (Elastic load balances, CloudWatch, Route 53, EC2, Certificate manager, Transfer Family, AWS Manage AD)


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or related field or equivalent working experience
  • Advanced training certifications such as AWS Solutions Architect or AWS Certified SysOps Administrator

DESIRED SKILLS (Not Required):

  • Web Services (consuming or providing) (SOAP, REST)
  • Experience working on an implementation involving FedRAMP, or NIST 800- 53 controls
  • Experience in one or more scripting languages: Python, Perl, Unix Shell, Windows Shell
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g. MySQL, Oracle, ETL, Indexes, MSSQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Familiar with the operation and installation of Internet Protocol (IP) switches and routers


  • Ability for up to 10% travel both domestic and international


While this position is scheduled for a traditional Monday – Friday work week, our systems run 24/7/365 and as such, you may be expected to perform out of hours, on-call support on an as needed basis. This may include weekends and/or holidays and is worked on a rotation system with other team members. Additional compensation may be available for working on-call, standby or holiday hours.


  • Medical, Vision, Dental, insurance for employees and dependents (100% covered by the Company)
  • Life & Disability insurance
  • 20 days annual leave (can buy or sell more days)
  • Discretionary corporate bonus available
  • Up to a 5% 401K matching
  • Gym membership subsidy
  • Volunteer Day PTO
  • Refer-a-friend recruitment bonus

This is a Public Trust position and requires completion of a State and Federal Criminal History Report (i.e., background check) and may require a Department of Defense security clearance. Current and future employment will be contingent upon satisfactory completion of both the FBI Summary History Report and if designated, a DoD security clearance. This position requires use of or access to information subject to the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”) or the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (“ITAR”). Accordingly, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of these regulations. Under ITAR, a U.S. person is defined as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, or a person who is a protected individual under the immigration and Naturalization Act (8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)).


Cyber Security Specialist

A growing and innovative space sector company based in Colorado is looking to expand the team by adding a cyber security/systems engineer, this person will be joining working on the security compliance and the system architecture.
What they need is someone who can join and assist in bridging the gap between systems engineering and the cyber security compliance, what they need is someone to have a background in both. Additionally, this person does need to come from aerospace having worked on similar projects space and ground systems.
Required skills:

  • 5+ years’ working on spacecraft system architecture
  • 5+ years’ experience in information assurance/cyber security
  • DoD space program experience

If this is of interest, please reach out to Jack Ferguson at