Software Engineer

Company Details

Expand our planet. Expand our future.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain existing ground software applications, such as Mission planning toolkit applications (Python, Protocol buffers, Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud infrastructure), user interface (ReactJS, JavaScript, Protocol buffers), etc.
  • Support software development of additional applications e.g. for real-time operations of ispace missions and for processing of ispace and third-party data
  • Execute full software development life cycle for new applications and perform testing and deployment of new version of applications and tools e.g. in the Kubernetes cluster
  • Occasionally work with Geographic Information Systems (like ArcGIS or QGIS) to help perform computations and create datasets
  • Support development of embedded software applications for ispace rovers and other assets
  • Contribute to improve the development, deployment, implementation practices (Continuous integration, Testing…)
  • Support business development and sales activity as expert in software discipline and ispace software solutions
  • Thrive in multi-disciplinary environment in close cooperation with engineering and business teams
  • Must show initiative, leadership, and positive can-do attitude
  • Be comfortable with change and fast-pace environment
  • Have excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills
  • Speak up, identify risks and issues, define and manage mitigation plans

Job Requirements

  • These requirements are listed roughly in descending order of importance. Even if you don’t fit all of these perfectly, we’d still love to hear from you!
  • A profound curiosity about the world around you
  • Professional experience working in web development
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes, Docker, and microservice design/development
  • Familiarity with React
  • Solid UI/UX design principles
  • Comfort working in Python + Javascript (We also have occasional adventures in Go and C++)
  • Understanding of GIS software and libraries (PostGIS and GDAL mostly, SPICE Toolkit is a plus)
  • Experience working with remote sensing data
  • Experience designing and building network infrastructure
  • An interest in machine learning, robotics, or geology are a plus
  • Benefits of working at ispace
  • Excellent co-workers with a wide range of backgrounds and all sorts of engineering specialties. We recognize it takes all sorts of perspectives to get to the Moon.
  • Working in Luxembourg is amazing. 26 days paid time off, phenomenal parental leave policy, free public transport, the list goes on.
  • You’ll be solving problems no one has solved before. If that doesn’t excite you, we don’t know what will.

Tagged as: python, Docker, Kubernetes, cloud infrastructure, protocol buffers

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