About the Company
Spire Global is a space-to-cloud analytics company that owns and operates the largest multi-purpose constellation of satellites. Its proprietary data and algorithms provide the most advanced maritime, aviation, and weather tracking in the world. In addition to its constellation, Spire’s data infrastructure includes a global ground station network and 24/7 operations that provide real-time global coverage of every point on Earth.
As the Engineering Director of Spire's “Platform Engineering” team, you will lead the interdisciplinary group of hardware engineers, software engineers, domain specialists, and technical managers responsible for the development of Spire’s satellites. You will manage the ongoing, iterative improvements to the common “LEMUR-2” bus used for all Spire’s data products, as well as the development of new, customized satellites for customers of Spire’s Orbital Services business. You will work with Spire’s CTO and VP Space Systems to execute on strategic R&D initiatives to improve the capability of the platform, and work alongside the head of satellite manufacturing to release new products on-time, on-budget, and at high quality.
The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, creative, results-driven leader with an open, collaborative and team-based approach to leadership and management. He/she has proven repeatedly that he/she can deliver complex projects on aggressive timelines, in a rapidly changing technology environment, and achieve success in a demanding and competitive market.
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Spire is Global and our success draws upon the diverse viewpoints, skills and experiences of our employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status.
We are constantly looking for bright growth-minded people to join our teams around the world. If you would like to join us you can email your CV here:Send my application