Employment Opportunities

Software Architect

Ref.: 1043

Experience: 6-10 years
Country: France
City:  Toulouse


We are looking for a software engineer (or equivalent) to work in GMV’s Toulouse offices on the development of the Space Situational Awareness (SSA) infrastructure for CNES (French Space Agency).

  • Analyzing and solving problems in Java-based applications of the flight-dynamics and space-debris domains (orbit propagation, maneuvers computation, orbit determination, re-entry analysis…)
  • Designing, developing and validating new functions in already existing or in new applications of the above-mentioned domains to match the client’s needs.
  • Updating or creating the technical documentation (installation manual, user manual, design document…)
  • Providing the client with first-level support.


Academic degree: Master’s Degree in Software Engineering or equivalent
Level of English: Advanced
Technical knowledge:

  • Java and Java technologies (maven, Eclipse IDE) / Advanced
  • Parallel processing / Advanced
  • Algorithm analysis and development

Desirable knowledge:

  • Eclipse RCP
  • Data persistence (EMF, POJO, databases)
  • Other languages: C++, C, Fortran 90/95
  • Applied Math and Physics
  • Flight Dynamics
  • Knowledge of French language would be an asset