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Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer

Ground Software

Posted on 6/27/2024

Capella Space

Capella Space

201-500 employees

Synthetic Aperture Radar satellite data provider

Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$192.9k - $255.6kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
Security Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Kubernetes
Rust
Microsoft Azure
Python
Git
Java
Docker
AWS
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • 8+ years of experience in software development with a focus on distributed systems
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Rust, Java or C++
  • Experience with cloud-based distributed systems and microservices (e.g., AWS, Azure)
  • Strong understanding of networking protocols and distributed computing concepts
  • Knowledge of data storage and processing technologies
  • Familiarity with containerization and orchestration platforms (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with version control systems (e.g., Git)
  • U.S. citizenship or lawful U.S. permanent resident status
  • Ability to obtain required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State and/or the U.S. Department of Commerce
Responsibilities
  • Design and develop distributed systems to support satellite operations
  • Collaborate with teams to define system requirements and architecture
  • Implement software solutions for efficient data processing and transmission
  • Optimize system performance and reliability
  • Troubleshoot and debug complex distributed systems
  • Ensure software meets quality and security standards
  • Contribute to the development of best practices and coding standards
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to less experienced engineers
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality software solutions

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

6%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

29%