Operations Software Engineer

Auckland, New Zealand, Rocket Lab [4079656003]

Field(s) of expertise
Electronics Engineering Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

Rocket Lab is the global leader in small satellite launch. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. There are endless possibilities for what we can achieve with better access to space, and that access is now a reality thanks to Rocket Lab. Our team is 500 people strong and we’re adding to it every week. Collaboration is at our core – every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action-oriented.


Launching a rocket and operating satellites requires a symphony of multiple teams, multiple sites, and multiple complex systems working together towards mission success. Operations software helps bring this orchestra together by providing operators with timely, accurate and beautiful presentation of control and system states. Rocket Lab is seeking an Operations Software Engineer who will be responsible for creation, maintenance and support of components, functions or services in support of operations of the Electron launch vehicle and Photon spacecraft.


  • Tertiary Diploma, Certificate or degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience within a related field
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with one of: Redmine, Jira, or other issue tracker
  • C# or GolangDevelopment
  • DesktopApplication Development
  • Ethernet Network Protocols

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