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Embedded Software Engineer

Irvine, California
2 Sep 2022

Flight Software Engineer

Irvine, CA

Are you a Flight Software Engineer looking for a new opportunity within the space sector? On offer is the chance to join a company who are focused on quickly and economically designing, building, launching and operating state of the art satellites for advanced mission constellations.

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. You will join a collaborative team to develop innovative nano-satellite vehicle solutions for multiple projects.

This position would suit someone who has Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) experience.


Design, develop, and maintain simple, reliable, and fault tolerant software

Develop software for unique payloads including image processing, aero-braking, and propulsive lunar landing

Write comprehensive unit and regression tests in existing frameworks

Integrate and test software in simulation, flight replica, flight, and hardware-in-the-loop environments

Work with multiple engineering teams to establish software requirements and design

Work with multiple engineering teams to commission newly launched satellites


B.S. in computer science or equivalent field

2-3+ years of experience developing C++ applications for embedded, high-performance, or critical systems

Highly motivated self-starter able to perform duties autonomously without supervision

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Experience.

Desired Skills and Experience:

Hands-on experience using ARM and Texas Instruments platforms for embedded systems

Experience with Linux and GNU tools such as make, gcc, and debuggers such as gdb

Experience with scripting languages such as bash and Python

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  • Job Reference: 702675825-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: EVONA
  • Location: Irvine, California
  • Salary: On Application