Flight Software Engineer

Irvine, California, United States expand job description ↓


Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems Inc., a Terran Orbital company, is seeking a motivated Flight Software Engineer for our Boulder, CO location. Tyvak is a leading worldwide provider of nanosatellite and microsatellite vehicles, services, and solutions to Commercial and Government customers. As a flight software engineer, the candidate the will join a collaborative team to develop innovative nano-satellite vehicle solutions for multiple projects.


  • Develop and implement simple, reliable, and fault tolerant software
  • Write comprehensive unit and regression tests
  • Test software in simulation and hardware-in-the-loop environments
  • Work with the team to establish software requirements and architecture


  • B.S. in computer science or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of related experience developing C++ applications for embedded, high-performance, or other mission critical applications
  • Highly motivated, self-starting, and able to perform duties autonomously without supervision
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Hands on experience with satellites, robotic systems, or similar
  • Demonstrated experience developing high-performance, object oriented software
  • Demonstrated experience with real-time embedded systems
  • Thorough attention to detail


Salary and benefits are market competitive.

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