Full-Time

GNSS Systems Engineer

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Capella Space

Capella Space

201-500 employees

Synthetic Aperture Radar satellite data provider

Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$169.8k - $224.9kAnnually

+ Equity + Parental Leave + Flexible Paid Time Off + Commuter Benefits + Mental Health Resources + Phone Stipend + Daily Provided Lunches + Dog-Friendly Work Environment

Expert

Lafayette, CO, USA

Required Skills
Python
Communications
Requirements
  • BSEE + 7 years related experience, or MSEE + 5 years related experience
  • Expert knowledge in Kalman filters and estimation methods
  • Experience working with raw measurements from multiple nav system constellations
  • Strong understanding of satellite orbits, spacecraft dynamics and related modeling
  • Experience with modeling and simulation for design and testing
  • Experience writing, integrating, and testing embedded software (C, C++, Python ideally)
  • Strong verbal and visual communication skills
  • Must be a U.S. citizen, lawful U.S. permanent resident, or have the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State and/or the U.S. Department of Commerce
Responsibilities
  • Development of a long-term strategy for spacecraft position, velocity, time, and attitude state knowledge in GNSS-denied scenarios
  • Development, implementation, testing, and integration of real-time precise orbit positioning (POD) solution algorithms
  • Working with internal resources, vendors, and solutions providers to integrate in-house and external technologies into a coherent solution

Capella Space specializes in providing frequent, timely, and high-quality Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Earth observation data through its constellation of SAR satellites, enabling easy access to reliable global insights for industries such as defense, supply chain, insurance, and maritime. The company's SAR technology allows for the capture and tracking of small-scale movements on the Earth's surface, providing actionable information for various industries.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$258.5M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

29%