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Flight Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, February 1, 2023
<div> <b>About Gravitics</b> </div><div>Gravitics is enabling space stations without compromise, beginning with our giant StarMax orbital habitat. One StarMax module will add roughly half of the existing International Space Station’s habitable volume – in a single launch! We’ll be spooling up from there and we could use your help.</div><div> <br> <div>We have aspirational sights, pragmatic footsteps, a proven team who executes, and committed funding. Join us!</div> <div> <br> <div> <b>About the Role</b> </div> <div>Advanced space systems require advanced software solutions. We'd like your help to create the next-generation in spaceflight software for commercial space exploration. Your day-to-day work would typically involve writing flight software, its test environments, and documenting your efforts. We are looking for a candidate that is excited about space and can contribute throughout the software development process.</div> <div> <br> <div> <br> <div> <b>Responsibilities</b> </div> <div>- Develop software requirements for flight software</div> <div>- Write C/C++ flight software applications</div> <div>- Develop unit tests and functional tests</div> <div>- Create design documentation</div> <div>- Contribute to continuous software process improvement</div> <div> <br> <div> <br> <div> <b>About You</b> </div> <div>You’re a successful candidate if you are a giver, not a taker. You have an ability to make things happen. You are exceptional at several things, yet willing to take on efforts in areas of weakness.</div> <div> <br> <div> <br> <div> <b>Required Attributes</b> </div> <div>- 5+ years of C/C++ Development, preferably to control hardware such as vehicle or robotic systems</div> <div>- Ability to develop tools for data analysis in Perl, Python, Bash, or other scripting language</div> <div>- You understand the critical importance of excellent software documentation</div> <div>- Comfortable working with network interfaces, UDP, and TCP/IP Packets</div> <div>- Experience with Agile Software Development methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban</div> <div> <br> <div> <br> <div> <b>Bonus Points for</b> </div> <div>- Experience with NASA flight software development processes (NPR <a href="http://7150.2d/">7150.2D</a><a href="http://8739.8b/">8739.8B</a>)</div> <div>- Experience using NASA Core Flight System (cFS)</div> <div>- Experience with NASA or Commercial flight software development</div> <div>- Experience with Software in the Loop and Hardware in the Loop simulation and testing environments</div> <div>- Experience with Atlassian, or equivalent, toolset</div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div>
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