Software Engineer - Flight

Job Description

Are you an experienced Computer Vision / Software Engineer with experience of flight software?

Do you want to join a global organisation who are at the forefront of technology in the satellite industry?

As Software Engineer– Flight you will be rewarded with a generous salary etc, and be responsible for the:

  • Development and architectural design activities for the computer vision component within flight software for spacecraft, including
  • Defining software solutions and system architectures.
  • Defining ICDs, development and verification plans.
  • Designing, developing, and validating spacecraft computer vision flight software, ground test software, and simulation software.
  • Coordinate with other teams at sub-system and at system level to identify software & hardware needs and solutions.
  • Support definition and generation of ConOps.
  • Perform the computer vision flight software verification, validation and integration.
  • Participate in the Mission System Test and Simulation campaigns.


To be considered for the Software Engineer – Flight you will need to:

  • Strong commercial experience in developing computer vision solutions – essential
  • Have experience with embedded systems programming (C/C++) – essential
  • Have knowledge of software development methodologies & embedded software engineering
  • Have practical experience in pose detection of objects – essential
  • Have familiarity with UML and SysML; commonly used protocols and standards for spacecraft communications, such as CCSDS, CAN, Spacewire. – essential
  • Have experience of implementing real-time systems and software solutions on spacecraft missions, and developing and implementing test plans for spacecraft - – essential


Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment