Full Stack Developer

Company Details

Providing Space as a Service®

Xplore offers Space as a Service®, providing data as a service, sensors as a service and satellites as a service to collect data from space that provides commercial, intelligence and climate solutions for its customers. The company is accelerating hardware development of the Xcraft, Xplore’s high-capability satellite data collection platform, at its state-of-the-art 22,000 sq ft satellite manufacturing facility in Redmond, WA.Visit: https://www.xplore.com

Xplore has multiple flight programs in progress and is currently recruiting innovative space professionals. Employees at Xplore enjoy competitive benefits and a friendly work environment. Openings currently include operations and engineering roles. Applicants may visit Xplore’s career page for details. Visit: https://www.xplore.com/careers.html

Xplore is hiring a Full Stack Developer to work on our Mission Operations software systems. This role will support operations of Xplore-launched satellites, offer satellite Operations As A Service, and be used by Xplore customers directly.

As an integral part of the Mission Operations team and broader Xplore Engineering, this individual will be involved in all phases of the development, test, deployment, integration, maintenance, and support of the software they build. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate an ability to work with minimal supervision while being responsive and flexible within the framework of an agile space start-up.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Creating custom software processes (”Gateways”) for interfacing with the flight software of satellites (exchanging command, telemetry, and payload data)
  • Software development to interface with different Ground Station Network providers
  • Development on our web-based Mission Operations application
  • Work with Mission Operations teammates, Xplore Flight Software Engineers, customers, and vendors to define the scope and interfaces of software under development
  • Perform development activities throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Support integrated software testing

Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from accredited institution in Software Engineering or Computer Science and
  • 5+ years of experience relevant to the Technical Areas, OR equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Strong programming skills in multiple languages including Ruby and JavaScript
  • Experience with networking and security configurations within cloud hosting provider environments
  • Ability to communicate technical information, challenges, and guidance to varied audiences
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic environment with changing needs and requirements
  • Ability to work on own initiative and prioritize tasking to align with business goals

Benefits

  • Health Care Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Stock Option Plan

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