07 Jul

Flight Software Systems Engineer

At S[&]T we are specialized in R&D solutions for space, science, and defence. We live and breathe innovation, and are one of the few partners that work together with High Tech organizations in optimizing performance through projects on-site or in-house at S[&]T. We support European Space Agency with software projects and personnel, and have a long-term focus on Earth Observation and Space Science software projects.

We are currently looking for a Flight Software Systems Engineer located in Noordwijk, the Netherlands together with our client ESA/ ESTEC in the international space industry.

Your role

We are looking for a Flight Software Systems Engineer with a passion for software and validation. You will be assigned to the Flight Software Systems Section of the Software Systems Division, and will be in charge of the following tasks:

  • Project support related to all technical aspects;
  • Development and qualification of flight software;
  • General Support to Software Validation Facilities and Avionics Test Bench infrastructure activities.

Your profile

  • A Master's degree or equivalent qualification in Electronic Engineering, Space Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related discipline;
  • At least 4 years of relevant work experience post-graduation;
  • Software engineering and object-oriented programming;
  • Space systems and Space Systems engineering;
  • Programming languages: C/C++ and/or others;
  • Embedded Real Time Systems and Real Time Kernels;
  • Micro-processors such as SPARC LEON, ARM, multicore‚Äôs etc;
  • Communication protocols (Mil-1553, SpaceWire, CAN);
  • Software Engineering tools;
  • Software Engineering Standards such as the ECSS-E-ST-40C;
  • The contractor shall be able to function as part of a team;
  • Proactive and flexible attitude;
  • Experience with embedded real-time software development will be an advantage;
  • EU nationality or a valid working permit for the Netherlands.

Would you like to hear more? Send your CV and motivational letter to recruitment@stcorp.nl, or apply directly through our website!

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