Flight Software Manager

Job Category: Engineering
Location: California, United States
Employment Type: Permanent
Location Terms: Remote
Salary: USD190000
Flight Software Manager
Bay Area

Our Space client in the Bay area are looking for a Flight Software Manager to join their Satellite development team build the software that runs on their Orbiting satellites. 

The successful candidate will be managing a team of 5 Engineers and will ideally have experience within Space / Aerospace, Robotics, Avionics, or Autonomous Vehicles.

  • Lead a team of 5 Engineers software engineers Developing Satellite Software / Firmware and deliver it to orbit.
  • Translate high-level mission concepts into requirements, strategy, and goals. 
  • Communicate with the Ground Software, Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, and RF teams to resolve design strategy and requirements ambiguity.
  • Hire and mentor new team members.
  • Identify and implement processes, tools, and infrastructure.
  • Own the end-to-end development from product concept to delivery to customer/market

  • 2+ years direct management experience of 5+ engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to drive a high-performing technical team
  • Significant current/previous hands-on technical work on an interdisciplinary project (such as robotics, autonomous vehicles, avionics, or aerospace)
  • Equivalent experience or B.S. in computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, robotics, aerospace, or related field

Nice-to-have Skills:
  • Proficiency in common programming languages such as C/C++ and Python
  • Strong embedded systems fundamentals: resource-efficient software design, drivers, real-time responsive software, Linux and RTOS frameworks.
  • Experience with one or more of: embedded RTOS, embedded linux, FPGA, hardware design, RF communication systems, cloud/server infrastructure, network architecture.
  • Experience building and executing on technical roadmaps

If you are interested in this position then please apply NOW!
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