Operations System Engineer Intern

Company Details

Our team is a tight-knit group of experts from a range of areas including engineering, software development, and radar technology.

ICEYE is building the world’s largest constellation of synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellites. The satellites can take images at any time of day – even when it’s cloudy or dark – and those images will let our customers understand the world better and make more intelligent decisions. We launched the world’s first SAR microsatellite in January 2018 and raised $65M in financing to date.We are a Finnish based international startup with employees from more than 25 countries and subsidiaries in the US, UK and Poland. Our team is a tight-knit group of experts from a range of areas including engineering, software development, and radar technology. We’re innovative, driven, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We don’t listen to people who say it can’t be done: we go and do it!

We are currently seeking Operations System Engineer Intern to join team for 4-6 months intership in our HQ office in Espoo.


  • Aiding in coordinating the implementation and analyzing metrics from ICEYE’s SAR imagery production systems
  • Aiding in analyzing RF interference scenarios and coordinating global RF allocations
  • Performing systems analysis needed to support constellation operations
  • Collaborating with internal teams to troubleshoot systems


  • Ability to work well with other people and cross-functional teams and being able to adapt to a changing environment
  • Experience of projects/positions that require system level thinking
  • Good understanding of Radio Frequency propagation
  • Good understanding of Software Development
  • Fundamental understanding of Orbital Mechanics
  • Time management skills, ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize and deliver ontime
  • Master level studies in a relevant engineering field
  • Strong English language skills (both written and oral)

Nice to have:

  • Previous experience from working in a start-up environment
  • Previous practical experience from RF systems
  • Finnish language skills are desirable
  • Ability to program in Python
  • Familiarity with Linux based systems
  • Familiarity with STK, Savoir (or similar), scenario simulations & orbit propagations


  • A job that matters
  • Unique experience and opportunity in the new-space industry
  • Extraordinary possibility for self-development, research time, ability to attend trainings, conferences or certification schemes
  • International environment
  • Fully flexible working schedule
  • Attractive working location in the middle of an inspiring start-up environment
  • Start-up culture related events (sports activities and after work activities)
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