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Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Ground Software

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VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$180k - $235kAnnually

+ Equity

Expert

Long Beach, CA, USA

Category
Full-Stack Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
REST APIs
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, or STEM discipline; OR 9+ years of professional experience as a software engineer
  • 7+ years experience writing full-stack web applications
  • Experience writing and securing REST APIs
  • Experience with database design, implementation, and security
Responsibilities
  • Develop new and optimize existing software codebases and systems which will be used to test, command, and monitor the Vast family of spacecraft
  • Mentor junior ground software engineers to help build a strong and capable team
  • Own the lifecycle of software, including rolling out to operations, managing configurations, maintaining and upgrading, and supporting end-users
  • Configure and optimize automated testing and deployment systems
  • Maintain and upgrade the ground systems that control our test sites and communicate with our spacecraft at the launch site and on orbit

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

30%

1 year growth

86%

2 year growth

576%