Software Developer (Madrid) Ref# V-32425

  • , Madrid, Spain
  • €50000 - €60000 per annum
  • Interim/Contract
  • V-32425

Software Developer – Satellite & Space (Madrid)

Holt Executive are currently partnered with a leading supplier of satellite solutions and services. As a dynamic and experienced consulting, technology and engineering services company, the business is involved in a variety of projects ranging from design and development of space systems to management of launch services and in orbit satellite control.

They currently require a Software Developer – Satellite & Space to work with the European Space Agency and support in the Data and Engineering areas, working across all phases of the software lifecycle.

This is a 9 month fixed term contract with the possibility to extend.

Responsibilities for the Software Developer – Satellite & Space:

  • Developing new software to support space mission needs
  • Maintaining existing project software
  • Demonstrating scenarios to users within the scientific community
  • Developing, maintaining and supporting different web applications of the communications web portal for space missions.
  • All phases of the software cycle: specifications, preliminary designs, development, integration, testing and final release of production software.


Skills & Experience required by the Software Developer – Satellite & Space:

Qualifications / Experience

  • Master’s degree or equivalent qualification in Computer science, Space Systems Engineering, Physics or related specialisation

Essential Skills

  • Web application frameworks, including Liferay DXP and Liferay 7.3
  • Java development and testing tools, including; OSGI frameworks, Vaadin 8,
  • Software Project Management, and build automation, tools such as Maven, Gradle
  • LDAP
  • Version Control system: SVN, git. Code repository: Bitbucket and Gitlab
  • Relational Databases, such as MySQL
  • HTML/XML/SVG and CSS development
  • Software versioning and revision control – SVN
  • Development practices; Continuous Integration



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