Director of Vehicle Engineering

Are you a lead engineer who has worked on the full lifecycle of space vehicle design, development from scratch through to full scale production? Are you ready to take the next the step in your career and become a credible leader of small cross functional teams overseeing them as they expand the space vehicle product range?

This is the time to take you knowledge and skills across launch vehicles, space BUS, Satellites or whatever hi tech vehicle you may have worked on and build teams of the future whilst leading from the front.

You will need to come from a full system/ mechanical background and understand the complexities of the entire vehicle build from start to finish. You will own all development leading the charge across structural, mechanical, propulsion, avionics to name a few.

Not only will you get to grow the teams whilst keeping hands on with the technical engineering you will also interact with key stakeholders both internal and external using your technical knowledge to bolster the business development to help future proof new and existing visions for the product and business.

This position will give you access into green field R&D space vehicle enviroment so it’s vital that you are able to operate in a blue sky areana to adapt and overcome the challenges that come along the way.

Please send your updated resume to [email protected] to find out more.

 

Flight Software Engineer

Flight Software Engineer

El Segundo, California
 

Are you a Flight Software Engineer looking for an opportunity within the space sector? On offer is the chance to join a company at the forefront of developing the next-generation of spacecraft for on-orbit operations and the return of cargo from space back down to Earth.

The company are going from strength to strength experiencing year on year growth. They are leaders in their sector; this is an exciting and rare opportunity to join the team at a crucial time in their development.

This position would suit someone who has experience with NASA cFS

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop embedded software to run on bare-metal processors such as ARM/Microchip
  • Develop spacecraft flight software to run within a Real Time Operating System (RTOS) and/or embedded Linux
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive unit tests to run within a continuous integration framework
  • Perform software-in-the-loop (SITL) and hardware-in-the-loop (HITL) tests to verify and validate combined software and hardware functionality
  • Collaborate with systems engineers, GNC engineers, and other flight software engineers to develop system requirements
  • Participate in review of source code changes

 

Requirements:

  • Experience with LINUX, Python, C++
  • Experience with the NASA core Flight System (cFS)
  • Software development within a Linux environment, specifically embedded applications
  • Experience with Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS)

 

Benefits:

  • Salary up to $160k
  • Flexible working
  • Full benefits package