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Full-Time

Manager – Flight Software

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VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$155k - $235kAnnually

+ Equity

Expert

Long Beach, CA, USA

Category
Avionics
Research & Development
Space & Rocket Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or other engineering discipline
  • 10+ years of experience coding in C++
Responsibilities
  • Work with the Flight Software team to create highly reliable flight software for all Haven missions
  • Work cross functionally with all other disciplines GNC, Thermal, Propulsion, Power, and ECLSS to support algorithm implementation and integration into the flight software
  • Assess and critique code, ensuring adherence to best practices and established standards, in code reviews
  • Develop driver-level code to interface with radios, sensors, and actuators onboard for all Haven missions
  • Develop and maintain the Telemetry and Commanding Systems which will be used to communicate with our vehicles
  • Develop unit and integrated tests, and establish continuous integration framework for flight

Vast is developing Haven-1, the world's first private space station, designed for extended human spaceflight missions and scientific research opportunities, including lunar artificial gravity. The space station is compatible with SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and offers privacy, internet access, and panoramic views of space.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

505%