Software Engineer

Santa Clara, CA, United States (USA), Momentus Space [MS-SE]

Field(s) of expertise
Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

Momentus seeks a high performing, high energy Software Engineers to assist with the development of testing and operation software applications.


  • Validate, test, and extend vendor and/or open source software packages
  • Develop software applications to support spacecraft automation & testing
  • Develop software applications to support on-orbit operations
  • Support on-orbit operations and flight anomaly resolution activities


The ideal candidate should be accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment and enjoys working on projects ranging from low-level drivers to large multi-faceted software systems.

Required Skills And Experience

  • Extensive knowledge of Python, C++, C
  • Experience with Linux shell scripting
  • Experience with either
  • Micro-service development and deployment
  • IoT application development
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent technical communications skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Desired Skills And Experience

  • Knowledge of spacecraft operations and/or astrodynamics
  • Experience with web/cloud application development and deployment
  • Experience with IoT device development, deployment, and automation
  • Familiar with Mysql, Postgre, MongoDB, InfluxDB, and/or Elasticsearch
  • Familiar with Linux server configuration and administration.

Education & Work Experience

  • BS degree in Engineering, or a closely related discipline

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