Mission Operations Engineer

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With over 120 missions under the teams’ belt and core smallsat technologies developed in-house, NanoAvionics is a go-to expert taking care of every smallsat mission-related aspect on the ground, at the launch site, and in space.

Are you ready to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of space exploration? We’re seeking a talented and passionate Mission Operations Engineer to join our dynamic team and contribute to cutting-edge space missions that expand human knowledge and push the boundaries of technology. If you have a strong technical background, problem-solving skills that thrive under pressure, and a deep passion for space exploration, we want to hear from you!


  • Take part in preparing for upcoming satellite missions and carrying out early operations following launch as well as providing support during subsequent operational stages during the mission.
  • Create detailed mission documentation for mission operations, utilizing automation tools for increased efficiency.
  • Provide regular weekly status updates on the technical aspects of the mission’s progress.
  • Prepare official reports on satellite health and commissioning results.
  • Conduct meetings with clients to discuss and address technical aspects as required.


  • Demonstrate a minimum of 1 year of experience in computer engineering, technology, IT administration or related field.
  • Have experience in analysing complex problems, think critically, and make data-driven decisions for effective problem-solving.
  • Possess practical experience with Source Control Management (SCM) using Git and familiarity with JIRA products, highlighting your ability to collaborate effectively within a development team.
  • Exhibit strong time management skills, enabling you to effectively prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and contribute to project success.
  • Have fluency in spoken and written English.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering Sciences, showcasing a solid foundation in technical knowledge and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in programming and scripting, particularly in PowerShell, to automate tasks and enhance workflow efficiency.


  • Starting from 2000 to 3100 gross/ month
  • The final offer will depend based on the level of competencies and experience


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