Careers

SpaceWorks Enterprises is always seeking talented individuals to join our team.

Submit your resume and an introductory cover letter to jobs@spaceworks.aero. Please reference the job title and requisition number in the subject line.
SpaceWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but due to the nature of our work, we can only accept applications from US persons (US Citizens or US Permanent Residents).

 

Here are our current openings at SpaceWorks Enterprises.

Engineering Software Developer

Position Summary:

We are seeking a highly capable and experienced software developer (computer programmer) for our main office in Atlanta, GA. SpaceWorks is an industry leader in the development of desktop aerospace engineering software such as QuickShot, Sentry, and REDTOP-Pro for the design of future aerospace systems. In addition, our software development team is often tasked with developing custom or niche engineering software tools for our customers in the US Government or the New Space industry.

SpaceWorks' software products are built to solve aerospace engineering problems. Therefore, our software developers must understand the “physics” involved in the problems. An ideal candidate is a computer scientist with a strong background in engineering or an engineer with a strong programming skillset and interest. This is an early to mid career position. No entry-level applicants please.

Due to the nature of our work, this position is available to US citizens or permanent residents only.

Position ID: 171

Opened On: September 7, 2017

Applications Due: Open Until Filled

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA

Position Type:

• Full-time
• BS degree required, MS degree a plus
• 5+ years of relevant experience preferred
• Position is available immediately. Relocation assistance will be provided, if necessary.

Required Qualifications:

• BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related academic field of study
• Experience with software tool programming, development, and testing in a small team environment
• Experience with programming “physics based” software tools (e.g. trajectory, propulsion, structures, aerodynamics, orbital mechanics, etc.)
• Experience with Java, C++, Python, and Matlab
• Experience with Git and GitHub software development tools
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Must be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)

Additional Desired Qualifications:

• Experience with GUI/UI development and implementation
• Experience with multi-threaded software codes and parallel processing
• Experience with iOS and Android OS
• Knowledge of Atlassian Jira and Confluence
• Interest in space and hypersonic systems

Application Process:

Submit your resume and an introductory cover letter to jobs@spaceworks.aero. Please reference the job title and requisition number in the subject line. SpaceWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Computer Engineer/Embedded Systems Engineer

Position Summary:

The Computer Engineer/Embedded Systems Engineer will work with a small team of engineers in our Atlanta, GA office to help design, prototype, and deploy a variety of spacecraft, CubeSats, SatCom ground terminals, hypersonic flight systems, and reentry devices. We are seeking an early to mid-career engineer with experience in spacecraft electronics, embedded systems, microcontrollers, actuators and controls, and printed circuit board design. Past and relevant hands-on experience with both electronic systems design and prototyping (small unit production) is a must. Actual hands-on flight experience with small satellites is preferred.

This position is required to be a hybrid of a traditional Electrical Engineer and a Computer Scientist, with the ability to design and build spaceflight avionics and controllers in a rapid prototyping environment. The ideal candidate will have strong knowledge of microcontrollers, be capable of developing their embedded software using C/C++, and have a solid understanding of spaceflight hardware development and test practices.

Due to the nature of our work, this position is available to US citizens or permanent residents only.

Position ID: 172

Opened On: September 7, 2017

Applications Due: Open Until Filled

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA

Position Type:

• Full-time
• BS degree required, MS degree a plus
• 3+ years of relevant experience preferred
• Position is available immediately. Relocation assistance will be provided, if necessary.

Required Qualifications:

• BS degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related academic field of study
• Experience with multiple communication protocols such as SPI, I2C, and UART/serial/RS232
• Ability to independently select board components to meet specified design requirements
• In-depth experience with one or more families of microcontrollers (e.g. PIC, Arduino, ARM Cortex, ARV, MSP430)
• High proficiency in embedded programming with C/C++
• Experience with power supplies, oscilloscopes, soldering irons, multimeters, function generators
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Must be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)

Additional Desired Qualifications:

• FPGA programming with verilog or VHDL
• Experience with environmental testing and space-robust designs
• Knowledge of battery design, power distribution, and charge cycling considerations
• Knowledge of high-speed circuit layout and communications considerations
• Socket programming and networking
• Strong interest in space and hypersonic systems

Application Process:

Submit your resume and an introductory cover letter to jobs@spaceworks.aero. Please reference the job title and requisition number in the subject line. SpaceWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Entry-Level Office Assistant

Position Summary:

SpaceWorks is seeking a full-time Entry-Level Office Assistant to help with a variety of office functions including: handling and maintaining office supplies, shipping and postal duties, handling daily errands and pickups, maintaining office cleanliness and appearance, regularly updating office document databases and visitor logs, helping with office events, and serving as the backup office receptionist on occasion. Proficiency with email, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint is required. The Entry-Level Office Assistant will be supervised by more experienced employees and managers.

This job is envisioned as an entry level position. SpaceWorks is open Monday - Friday, typically from 8 AM to 5 PM (except holidays).

This is a full-time salaried entry-level position with our full benefits package including health care, dental care, paid vacation, and paid holidays. Due to the nature of our work, this position is available to US citizens or permanent residents only.

Position ID: 173

Opened On: September 8, 2017

Applications Due: No later than November 1, 2017 (early applications are encouraged)

Salary: $10 - $15 per hour, depending on qualifications

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA

Position Type:

• Full-time with company benefits package
• Entry level
• Position is available immediately.

Required Qualifications:

• High school diploma or equivalent
• Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
• Professional attitude and dedication to quality work products
• Access to transportation for local errands
• Proficiency with email and Microsoft Word
• Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Excel
• Must be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)

Additional Desired Qualifications:

• AA, BS, or BA college degree is an advantage
• Prior experience in a small, professional office environment
• Interest in the space or aerospace fields

Application Process:

Submit your resume and an introductory cover letter to jobs@spaceworks.aero. Please reference the job title and requisition number in the subject line. SpaceWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Entry-Level Systems Engineer

Position Summary:

SpaceWorks is seeking an entry-level Systems Engineer to assist with management and execution of several ongoing space hardware and software development projects within our company. The Systems Engineer will work under the direction of a more experienced lead systems engineer (LSE) in support of several ongoing and future engineering project teams within our group of companies.

The candidate should have knowledge of both classical and model-based systems engineering (MBSE) techniques and tools. Responsibilities will include master schedule management, resource management, risk assessment and analysis, reliability assessment, requirements decomposition and tracking, interface control documents (ICDs), systems engineering plans (SEPs), and other critical elements of a technical project. Familiarity with Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel, and Atlasssian, Confluence, and Jira are preferred skills.

The Systems Engineer will work to support project managers for our projects with the US Government and the New Space industry. Familiarity with advanced aerospace systems is an advantage, but not strictly required. This is not an engineering design position. The primary emphases will be on requirements generation and flowdown, interface control documents, schedule tracking, project documentation, and resource tracking.

Due to the nature of our work, this position is available to US citizens or permanent residents only.

Position ID: 174

Opened On: September 9, 2017

Applications Due: Open Until Filled

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA

Position Type:

• Full-time
• BS degree required, MS degree a plus
• Entry-level
• Position is available immediately. Relocation assistance will be provided, if necessary.

Required Qualifications:

• BS degree in Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Project Management, or a related academic field of study
• Experience with classical systems engineering methods (e.g. NASA Systems Engineering Handbook, risk, reliability, requirements, schedules)
• Experience with Model-Based Systems Engineering techniques (e.g. SysML, Magic Draw, etc.)
• Experience with Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Project
• Experience with Atlassian, Confluence, and Jira
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Must be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)

Additional Desired Qualifications:

• Experience with DOORS, OSRM or related requirements management tools
• Formal systems engineering certification or training classes
• Interest in space and hypersonic systems

Application Process:

Submit your resume and an introductory cover letter to jobs@spaceworks.aero. Please reference the job title and requisition number in the subject line. SpaceWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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