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.
Our products are data analytics APIs consumed by governments and small businesses alike seeking best in class information on weather, maritime activity, aviation activity, or looking to leverage our space program to launch and operate custom hardware.
As the Space Operations Software team lead, you will be responsible for leading grooming and scrum meetings. You will also be responsible for establishing the team's long term vision and planning projects with time horizons of a year or more. You will help mentor junior engineers and work with senior engineers to develop their skills and career progression, all with the goal of improving the software tools available to automate the operation of Spire’s satellite constellation.
As a Space Operations Software Engineer Lead you will have responsibility to design, plan, and implement systems and tools that improve the efficiency of the satellite fleet. Some specific areas include:
Candidates should have experience implementing systems using Python including integrating with a diverse set of datastores and cloud services. They will need to interface with the satellite operations and ground station teams to adapt user needs into system requirements and have the experience to run the resultant projects independently.
Qualifications / Experience:
Strong candidates will also possess skills in one or more of the following areas:
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