Junior C++ Software engineer


Direct Entry Job Permanent Forres, UK

Uploaded 26 May 2022

Job Description

Orbex is looking for a Junior or experienced C++ Software Developer for our Mission Control & Ground Segment software. You will primarily be working in C++, supporting skills in Python would be advantageous. This is a unique opportunity to join the space sector and to have your work play an integral role in launch into orbit! 


The position includes the following tasks and responsibilities:

• Develop GUI desktop applications used to real-time monitor mission critical systems.
• Develop database interfaces and configuration management.
• Develop software with network interfaces like UDP, TCP/IP.
• Protocols for data distribution between Launch Vehicle system and the ground Segment.

Person Specification

Skills and Experience
Experience with C++, and ideally with python
Industry experience writing high-quality software, ideally for mission-critical software from either the Space, Transport, Medical or similar industry 
• Experience in documentation, preferably for mission critical or safety critical software.