Senior Embedded Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Planetary Transportation Systems is a German new-space company located in Berlin, whose aim is to democratise access to space and bring down the cost of space exploration. We are a privately held company and our goal is to show that it is possible to build a sustainable business in space exploration.

As well as delivering cheaper and more regular opportunities for academics, industry and educational institutions to conduct in-space research, we are keen to develop the infrastructure required for future settlement on the Moon and beyond.

If you want to have the chance to work on hardware & software, that will go to the space, then this is the right thing for you! 

Zuständigkeiten / Hauptaufgaben
  • You are involved in the entire development life-cycle including requirements engineering, software architecture and design, implementation, testing, maintenance and customer support
  • You perform technical, systems engineering, management-level tasks
  • You define the software system architecture based on the requirements and also derive software requirements from system requirements
  • You prepare concepts and documentation for the project reviews such as a PDR, CDR, TRR, etc.
  • You are involved in requirements, design and code reviews and additionally you contribute to the software development process and software development plan definitions
  • You disseminate the knowledge and implementing the requirements of the space-relevant standards (ECSS) including the ECSS Software Product Assurance requirements
Qualifikationen / Anforderungen
  • You shall possess at least 4 years of experience in the development of flight software and embedded systems
  • You have at least 7 years of professional experience in C/C++ development and a university degree in computer science, mathematics, aerospace engineering or equivalent experience
  • You are experienced  with real-time operating systems (RTOS), RTEMS, Embedded Linux, ARM, Xilinx Zynq, Microsemi/Microchip SmartFusion2, CAN/CANopen
  • Furthermore you have already dealt with NASA Core Flight System or other space software frameworks
  • You know space industry standards (ECSS and NASA) or equivalent standards from other industries: DO 178, ISO 26262, etc.
  • Ideally you have experience with spacecraft busses like MIL-1553 and SpaceWire and also with spacecraft redundancy with hardware-in-the-loop (HiL) setups
  • You should speak at least very good English
Leistungen der Anstellung
  • Flexible and family-friendly working hours
  • Mobile working
  • Collaboration in the discovery and colonization of the solar system
  • Above-average vacation days
  • Open culture and strong team
  • Permanent contract
  • Modern technical equipment
  • Cooperation with well-known companies
  • Personal responsibility & opportunities to help shape the company
  • Flat hierarchies & promotion opportunities
  • Advanced training & workshops
  • Canteen, snacks & coffee

Please send us your CV and a cover letter as well as your salary expectations to

Plauener Str. 160, Berlin, Berlin, 13053, Deutschland
27. Juni 2022
Gültig bis
1. Januar 2023
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Anstellung: Senior Embedded Software Engineer (m/f/d)

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