Spire Global is a 150 person space data company founded in 2012 that designs and operates one of the largest satellite constellations in the world, and several analytics applications. The company owns the entire stack from custom hardware to customer APIs. We are hiring at several levels of seniority.
The core Space Program team, which produces a firehose of sensor data from one of the world's largest satellite and ground station constellations, designed and operated in house. This team includes the infrastructure group, which develops all the software automating the operation of our constellation.
Several Data Product teams, which develop API-based products that deliver insights into weather, aircraft activity, maritime activity, and more based on the sensor data firehose.
As a member of Spire's infrastructure team, you will be working on aspects of our (satellite and ground station) constellation automation. The team is split into Ground Services (configuration management, data lake, telemetry, etc), Constellation Data Pipeline (schedule optimization, satellite, and ground-side automation, data downlink, etc), and SPEED (developer tooling). Our software is written in Python and runs on AWS, the satellite's onboard computer, and the computers at the ground station sites.
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