Accessibility Links

Payload Software Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH114363
  • Location: Scotland, Glasgow
  • Sector: Software, Aerospace
  • Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + Exceptional benefits package
  • Date posted: 03/10/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Essential information

Job Title: Embedded Software Engineer
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + share options, unlimited holiday, 14% pension, relocation package
Location: Glasgow
Industry: Space

Positions of this nature rarely come onto the market. Not only will you be working on ground breaking space projects but my client has also created a special working environment in order to nurture creative thinking and make working for them as engaging and fun as possible.


*Implement real-time digital signal processing algorithms for GNSS
*Build systems to collect and process GNSS signals in real-time; you will have both the freedom and the responsibility to ensure that they are engineered to survive the harshest of environments
*You will be part of a team focused on delivering the critical data prediction models worldwide, by using GPS / GNSS technology and advanced signal processing techniques in synchronisation with my clients constellation of nanosatellites
*Implement/test low-level data transfer and processing functions that interact with the FPGA, RF front end, and peripheral sensors


*Degree in a relevant field such as Computer Science or Electronics Engineering
*Five or more years of hands-on experience working with C/C++ on large-scale software projects
*Familiarity with Linux, and system profiling tools like ptrace or strace
*Strong data analysis skills (statistics, hypothesis testing, data visualization)
*Experience with designing or implementing GNSS / GPS / GPS-RO / GNSS-R systems (Beneficial)
*Experience with any field related to radio science, eg, RF design, EMI diagnosis/mitigation, etc (Beneficial)

If you would be interested in being considered for the aforementioned Embedded Software Engineer vacancy then please do submit an application.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.