Lead Software Engineer


Albuquerque & Surrounding Areas - 13312531


Solstar is developing satellite communications terminals (Space Communicator routers) that will integrate easily into smallsats and spacecraft before launch, to provide a two-way commercial internet link between the spacecraft and the owners/operators of the satellites on Earth.

Solstar will activate the space communicators for our customers and provide economical, 24/7 convenient airtime services. Our services include voice, data, and internet-based communications services delivered to our customers’ desktop or smartphone.

Our Space Communicators are modular devices that easily integrate into a satellite design to provide vital global narrowband and broadband communications independent of downlink sites.

We are a company in constant growth looking for the best minds to complete our team, we currently have open positions for our engineering department, if you think you can contribute with something to the company and you cannot find the right position, please send us an open application.


Key Qualifications

Solstar doesn’t cut corners, in products or in business. You bring the highest level of integrity, honesty, and accountability in all that you do, every single day. You are a trusted employee who does what you say you’ll do — and always does what’s best for the company.

What we expect from you:
  • Required Education, Training, or Experience
  • BS in Computer Science or engineering
  • 10+ years work experience
Also:
  • Experience with:
  • Java / Java Script / Python / Perl / C++ / Microsoft.Net
  • Java web services + SOAP / XML
  • Issue tracking tools and code repositories


Equal Opportunity Employer

At Solstar, we pride ourselves on being a company represented by people of all different backgrounds and orientations. We prioritize attracting diverse talent and cultivating an inclusive environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. Employment at Solstar is based solely on a person’s merit and qualifications. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity regardless of sex, age, race, color, national origin, religion, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, citizenship, veteran or military status, and other legally protected characteristics.

We will keep your application on file so that we can consider you for future vacancies and you can always ask to have your details removed from the file. For more details please read our privacy policy .
A day in the life of a Lead Software Engineer at Solstar:

  • Software development & maintenance lead for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications devices
  • Drive the software portion of the full product development:  form concept, requirements definition, specifications derivation, rapid prototyping, test, launch and maintenance.
  • Lead software project management, including accurate scheduling, resource planning, and reporting to senior leadership.
  • Develop optimized code for both scalability and performance
  • Implement an internal software development environment, including version control
  • Develop and follow processes for Change Control, Prioritization, Risk Management, COTS Management, Build and Test software deployments
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