Software Test Engineer – 100% REMOTE


CA, Palo Alto

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Software Test Engineer

**Flight Software experience required**


Maxar Space builds satellites and space systems for a wide variety of government and commercial customers. Its products include high-powered direct-to-home broadcast satellites, commercial weather satellites, digital audio radio satellites, Earth observation satellites and spot-beam satellites for data networking applications.

They are in need of Flight Software Test Engineers to support Flight Software V&V efforts for various programs currently going. Some of those programs are more well established while others require setting up frameworks and Agile processes.


Jira, scripting, test case, Flight Software, atlassian, cicd, ci/cd, gitlab, python, tcl, tcl/tk, unit test, fsw, requirements

Top Skills Details

Jira,scripting,test case,Flight Software

Additional Skills & Qualifications

  • Flight software experience is a MUST
  • Flight software is software running on satellite/space vehicles that controls mechanical or electrical components of the satellite/space vehicle or data handling/telemetry/communications with the ground
  • Requirements decomposition experience
  • Experience with Atlassian tools (Jira, Gitlab)
  • Scripting experience (Python, Tcl or another language)
  • Familiarity with CI/CD
  • Industry related experience within flight software or aerospace/DOD work
  • 5+ years experience in software testing/V&V/quality assurance

Experience Level

Entry Level

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