Software Engineer Graduate

Company Details

Gilmour Space is the leading Australian rocket company, pioneering next-generation hybrid propulsion technologies for small satellite launch vehicles.

All Orbits, All Planets – Join us on our journey

Gilmour Space is the leading Australian rocket company, pioneering next-generation hybrid propulsion technologies for small satellite launch vehicles.

Are you a Software Engineer that would love to work on rockets on the Gold Coast? Well 2x Software Engineer Graduate roles have now emerged. The Software Engineer Graduate will design, develop, test, deploy and support the software systems that are being built for launch vehicles, ground-based infrastructure and other supporting systems that will be used to deliver satellites into orbit. You will work within a team of talented engineers to develop systems that ensure highly reliable flight and mission success. Within this role you are expected to build a core of technical excellence in software engineering.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The responsibilities listed are not exhaustive, they represent examples of the work performed by this position.

  • Object-oriented design and implementation in a modern compiled language such as C/C++.
  • Developing prototypes to prove out key design concepts and quantify technical constraints.
  • Building test tools for the development team using any of these scripting or compiled languages: Go/Python/Node.js/C++.
  • All aspects of DevOps, including workflows, data management, application development and service delivery.
  • Writing application software for launch vehicle, ground support and test systems.
  • Other duties as requested by Management.

Minimum Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering – Software, Information Technology, Mechatronics, Electronic, Mechanical, Aerospace or a related field.
  • Demonstrated experience with C/C++ and scripting languages (Bash Python).
  • Demonstrated experience with version control systems (Git preferred).
  • Demonstrated experience with Linux.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven communication skills and the ability to build strong working relationships.
  • Have a passion for advancing the commercial space industry.
  • Must be capable of obtaining and clearing a NV Level 1 Security Clearance.

Desired Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Experience in bringing your designs to fruition (experience on the job).
  • Experience with software architecture design.
  • Good understanding of networking with knowledge and experience in TCP/IP, UDP and multicast protocols.
  • Experience with Docker and containerization.
  • Experience creating CI/CD pipelines (GitLab, Concourse).
  • Experience in system validation and software release processes.
  • Experience with embedded software development.
  • Experience with Matlab/Simulink.

Policies and Procedures

All Gilmour Space policies and procedures form part of all Employees’ terms of engagement and position descriptions. Employees of Gilmour Space are to ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures as updated from time to time. On occasion you may be required to attend training on policies and procedures.

How to Apply:

You will be joining a team that is working together to achieve the unimaginable for human access to space. You will be encouraged to reach your highest potential through continuous learning and embracing change.

If you are a proactive team player with a passion for space and a desire to succeed, please apply now by clicking the apply button and including your resume and cover letter.

Gilmour Space Technologies is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members.

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