Employment Opportunities

Software Engineer

Ref.: 1237

Experience: 1-2 years
Country: Germany
City:  Darmstadt

Description

The candidate will be part of the team responsible for the development and maintenance of space mission ground control applications used to monitor and control spacecraft.
The selected candidate will join a team responsible for the production of Mission Control Systems for space missions of customers like the European Space Agency and EUMETSAT. The selected candidate will have to learn and be able to understand the operational needs behind the software requirements. S/he will have the chance of working in many different space missions for different customers, therefore being able to learn and contribute to different operations' approaches followed by e.g. the European Space Agency and EUMETSAT.
Responsibilities:

  • requirements engineering
  • software design
  • software development and testing
  • support of validation testing (separate team)
  • production of relevant documentation

Requirements

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

  • C++
  • Java
  • Linux/Unix