Software Engineer - Ground Software and Data - Space Industry Luxembourg (m/f) at LUXSPACE Sàrl

Posted 1 week ago

OHB LuxSpace is looking for motivated candidates to join our team for the exciting opportunity in the role of:

Software Engineer - Ground Software and Data - Space Industry Luxembourg (m/f/o)

In order to further reinforce and expand its project and program activities, LuxSpace is recruiting a Software Engineer with focal expertise and working experience in Ground Software and Data.

Job Profile:

LuxSpace is seeking a Software Engineer to join its Ground Software team.

The Ground Software team supports our customers to:

Create applications that make use of satellite and terrestrial data to create added value real time and big data solutions tailored to the customer needs.
Improve their simulation environments and to develop satellite's equipment simulation models to build their validation and operational platforms.
The ideal candidate we are looking for, has a genuine interest in working in the space industry and strong will to learn how to deliver high-quality product and services in this business sector.

Typical Responsibilities and Tasks to be performed:

Translate user-level requirements from customer into software requirements and design (a direct exchange of technical information with the customer is therefore integral part of the work).
Implement and test software modules according to the technical specification and the applicable software standards, processes and tools.
Document the results of your work as per contractual agreements and applicable documentation standards.
Manage customer feedback and understand corrective actions to the software product to meet the customer satisfaction.
Report periodically to the Project Manager, status and progresses of your work.
Other tasks and duties assigned by manager(s)
Temporarily or permanently performing other reasonable and equivalent duties


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent.
2+ years development experience in C++ .
2+ years development experience in Python or TCL
2+ years of work experience in industry or relevant professional environment (space, aeronautics, automotive etc.)
Solid experience of development in both Linux and Windows environments with IDEs like Eclipse / NetBeans / VisualStudio.
Knowledge of UML and Object-Oriented design techniques.
Knowledge of the basic principles of the software engineering lifecycles.

Enhanced Qualifications

The following enhanced qualifications are considered as assets:

Experience in development of Operational Simulators on SMP2-based platforms (e.g Simsat, Rufos, Eurosim, SImTG).
Experience in development of ground segment software for validation and operational purposes (Cortex, CCSDS).
Development experience of Qt-based applications.
Development experience in other OO languages like C# or Java.
Capability to work according to tight process standards (e.g., ECSS, DO178).
Experience in using Matlab/Simulink.
Good knowledge in mathematical algorithm design and implementation (pattern recognition).
Big data techniques (Kafka).
Cloud technologies (Kubernetes, Docker, Azure or similar).
Database knowledge (SQL Server/Oracle/Postgres).
Web technologies (HTML5, JS, CSS3).
Experience in interactive electronic objects (Arduino, DroneKit).
Experience in development in Android environment.