Software Developer – Satellite & Space Ref# V-32411

  • East Anglia, Luton, UK
  • £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Private Healthcare, Hybrid working with limited on-site working
  • Permanent
  • V-32411

Software Developer – Satellite & Space

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 support space industry ground segment project work. The office is in Bedfordshire, but the company offer home-based working with a requirement to attend the office once per month.

Responsibilities for the Software Developer – Satellite & Space:

  • Planning and execution of Integration and Test campaigns
  • Software Development of software-based Ground Segment Systems including:
    • Monitoring and Control Segment Systems
    • Mission Systems
    • User Segment Systems
    • Earth Observation Data Management Systems

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

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or related discipline with software modules
  • Commercial experience of software development, preferably in the space industry
  • Knowledge of Ground Segment Systems
  • Requirements analysis
  • Configuration management (Git source code control)
  • Resource Oriented Architecture Development (REST)
  • Continuous integration/deployment environments (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Virtualisation / cloud-based computing
  • Containers and Orchestration (e.g. Docker/Kubernetes)
  • Scripting (e.g. Shell, Perl, Python)

Benefits for the
Software Developer – Satellite & Space:

  • Competitive Package
  • Private healthcare
  • Excellent pension
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Hybrid working environment



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