Full-Time

Sr. Software Engineer

Data, Starshield

Posted on 3/15/2023

SpaceX

SpaceX

10,001+ employees

Develops and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft

Aerospace
Hardware

Compensation Overview

$160k - $220kAnnually

Senior

West Athens, CA, USA

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Apache Flink
Data Science
Apache Spark
Java
C/C++
Linux/Unix
Data Analysis
Snowflake
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, data science, physics, mathematics, or a STEM discipline and 4+ years of professional experience in data engineering; OR 6+ years of professional experience in data engineering in lieu of a degree
  • Built solutions with object oriented software languages including C#, Java, Python, or C++
  • Built solutions with HDFS, HBase, or other storage technology
  • Active Secret, Top Secret, Top Secret SCI, or DOE Level Q clearance
  • Professional experience in analytics, data science, or machine learning
  • Experience using Spark, Presto, Flink, or Snowflake
  • Built solutions with Parquet, or similar storage formats
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Built solutions with in-stream data processing of structured and semi-structured data
  • Experience building predictive models and machine learning pipelines (clustering analysis, prediction, anomaly detection)
  • C++ experience
  • Developed analysis techniques for data fusion or sensor fusion applications
  • Experience in custom ETL design, implementation and maintenance
  • Understanding of Linux environments and open source tools
  • Experience handling large (TB+) datasets
  • Willing to work extended hours and weekends when needed
  • An active clearance may provide the opportunity for you to work on sensitive SpaceX missions; if so, you will be subject to pre-employment drug and random drug and alcohol testing
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here
Responsibilities
  • Own software from beginning to end: identify requirements, dev, test, deploy, and operate
  • Build ground-based software systems that ingest, transform, and store data
  • Apply data analytics, models, and techniques to data products created by space vehicles
  • Create catalogs of data and tools that can be used by you and other teams to perform analytics
  • Fuse data from multiple sources to create usable information

SpaceX specializes in developing and launching advanced rockets and spacecraft, with a focus on transforming space transportation. Their key technologies include advanced rocket propulsion systems, spacecraft design, and cargo resupply missions for NASA.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$9.2B

Headquarters

Hawthorne, California

Founded

2002

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

25%

2 year growth

33%

Benefits

Benefits and Perks - Our employees’ well-being is important to us and essential to our capacity to do extraordinary things. We offer a wide variety of programs to support the health, wellness, and financial security of our employees and their families.

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