Full-Time

Staff Embedded Software Engineer

VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Designs, manufactures, and operates space stations.

Hardware

$180,000 - $235,000

Equity

Senior, Expert

Long Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
Git
Data Structures & Algorithms
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or other engineering discipline
  • 10+ years of experience coding in C++ or relevant experience
  • Understanding and ability to work in a Linux environment
  • Knowing how to work in a continuous build and test environment and understanding of the tools used
  • Know how to read schematics and hardware datasheets
  • Familiarity with git, make, and gnu tools
Responsibilities
  • Write flight software code for Haven’s flight computers, Remote IO computers and other flight hardware
  • Work closely with the avionics hardware team to understand the avionics flight hardware design
  • Configure the Linux kernel, uboot system, kernel device tree, and onboard filesystems necessary to run our Haven flight software
  • Configure and write kernel drivers
  • Interface with and configure onboard FPGAs and attached devices
  • Configure RTOS for microcontrollers
  • Configure system boot sequences
  • Integrate command and telemetry systems that communicate with ground systems and mission operations
  • Develop flight code that implements GN&C algorithms
  • Develop tests that rigorously exercise our flight software and hardware

Vast is a forward-thinking company that is not only constructing a space station but also fostering a culture of passion and inclusivity, with a focus on enhancing human productivity in space. Their competitive edge lies in their extensive facilities in Long Beach and Hawthorne, CA, where they design, manufacture, and operate their projects, showcasing their technical prowess and industry leadership. The company's commitment to hiring top talent and their ambitious vision of expanding humanity across the solar system make it an exciting and rewarding place to work.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

43%

2 year growth

543%