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Houston, TX, USA
Spacecraft Software Engineer

In this position, you will join a team of software engineers to develop, integrate, and test flight software. Products will include human-rated software for NASA's Johnson Space Center in support of the Orion and Gateway vehicle products and custom software for commercial satellites and space vehicles.


  • Demonstrated proficiency developing software applications in
  • the C language.
  • Demonstrated proficiency developing software applications for Linux.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Must be comfortable working in an agile small-team environment.
  • Must be able to work on ITAR or export-controlled products.


  • Bachelors or Advanced Degree in Engineering¬†¬† ¬†
  • Experience with flight software development.
  • Experience developing in the cFS (core Flight System) framework.
  • Applicable agile team leadership based on experience level.
  • Experience working in a modern software environment including use of
  • continuous integration, devops, and unit testing.
  • Experience debugging and troubleshooting embedded software.

Citizenship or lawful permanent resident required due to federal position.


We are a high-performance team providing advanced engineering, software, and analysis solutions for human space flight and terrestrial applications. We develop and integrate custom software for NASA and other government and commercial customers utilizing a wide variety of in-house, commercial, and open-source technologies. Our specialties include robotics automation, embedded systems, hardware/software integration, multibody dynamics simulations, immersive computer graphics, XR systems and advanced web-based tools.

METECS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

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