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Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Saturday, November 18, 2023

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite communication solutions. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., and conducting business around the globe, EchoStar is a pioneer in communications technologies through its Hughes Network Systems and EchoStar Satellite Services business segments. For more information, visit Follow @EchoStar on Twitter.

EchoStar, has an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer. This position is onsite.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, deliver and support software for complex commercial and government communication systems, applications and products.
  • Develop real-time software for protocols, algorithms and products using C & C++, and learn communications systems & protocols from the inside out.
  • Develop management and control platforms for networks scaling from very small to very large, using Java/J2EE and the latest web-based frameworks.
  • Research, design and test system solutions for algorithms and protocols in small teams with experienced engineers, and learn how to make applications perform optimally over IP-based wireless networks.
  • Apply machine learning techniques to optimize network efficiency, make intelligent routing decisions, and service diagnose performance and problems

Basic Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications or a closely related field plus 6 months’ experience in C/C++, Python and Linux (including gdb and Makefile) OR Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications or a closely related field plus 5 years’ experience in C/C++, Python and Linux (including gdb and Makefile).
  • Experience must include 2 months in each of the following: software development; HTML; CSS; JavaScript; jQuery; HTTP; and Git.

Will be eligible for discretionary bonus, with funding based on company performance.






EchoStar is committed to offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our programs are designed to provide you with the ability to customize your benefits to best meet the needs of you and your family. Our philosophy for these programs is to support and encourage healthy living and wellness. Our benefits package covers it all–from healthcare savings plans to education assistance and more!

  • Financial: 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match; employee stock purchase plan; profit-sharing; company-paid life insurance, AD&D and disability

  • Work-Life Balance: Paid Time Off (PTO), company-paid holidays, health and wellness events, exercise and sports facilities (locations may vary)

  • Employee Incentives: Tuition reimbursement, employee referral program, year round employee events and community programs, discounts on Dish Network and HughesNet

  • Health: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Health Savings Account (HSA) with opportunities to earn employer contributions; Health Care, Dependent Care and Transportation Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. U.S. Persons or those able to obtain and maintain U.S. government security clearances may be required for certain positions. EEO is the law.