Full-Time

Senior Flight Software Engineer

Updated on 5/17/2024

Loft Orbital

Loft Orbital

201-500 employees

Provides satellite deployment and operation services

Hardware

Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
gRPC
Python
Git
JIRA
Jenkins
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Languages: C/C++ (any version), Python
  • Embedded Linux Operation: Systemd, Linux on ARM
  • Development Process: Git (gitlab, bitbucket, github, jetbrains space), Ticketing (jira, redmine, mantis, trac, youtrack), Continuous integration (gitlab-ci, teamcity, jenkins, bamboo, travis), Build systems (make, cmake, autotools, bazel)
  • Distributed Application Frameworks: Message Oriented middle-ware (DDS, MQTT, JMS), Message Queue Frameworks (ZMQ, NNG), CANOpen, Player/Stage, Remote Procedure Call systems (gRPC, CORBA, ACE)
  • Software Development Technologies: Linux Networking (UDP, TCP, IP), POSIX, Multi-threaded applications
  • Application Domains: Packet Serialization/deserialization, Data model serialization/deserialization (yaml, json, xml), Real-time metrics (rrdb, influxdb, prometheus)
Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain distributed system across multiple nodes on a variety of embedded platforms
  • Drive innovation on the team with an inclination to experiment and to boldly confront complex problems
  • Represent Loft Orbital and its values in public communication around broad initiatives, specific projects, and community contributions
  • Interact with customers and other external stakeholders as a consultant and spokesperson for the work of your team
  • Focus on continuous improvement of technology, tools, and processes

Loft Orbital specializes in providing a turnkey solution for deploying satellite constellations efficiently and affordably. They employ a payload-agnostic approach that integrates seamlessly across various spacecraft platforms. Their mission-as-a-service model underscores a commitment to simplifying and demystifying space access, which is pivotal for industries and governments aiming to leverage satellite technology.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$156.2M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

50%

2 year growth

110%