Software/Big Data Engineer ADS-B/Weather

Want to invent the future of the Space Industry? You have come to the right place. We fundamentally believe that our PocketQubes can radically transform the ability for small groups to design, build and launch their own spacecraft. We need super ambitious, driven and bright minds to make this a reality.

Alba Orbital is the world leader in PocketQube satellites and is one of the UK’s most innovative companies. We are looking for a Data/Software Engineer to Explore technical feasibility and challenges of merging multiple space based dataset’s such as ADS-B and Weather.


  • Merging different datasets to create minimum viable production to show prospective customers

  • Rapidly mockuping up new concepts to allow for user feedback

  • Working with applications team to give technical input

  • Visit users to understand real world problems and devise technical solutions.

  • Delivery of documentation for customer milestones

The candidate must demonstrate

  • Confidence coding in relevant programming language, with several year experience

  • Experience building big data related products

  • Experienced working in an agile framework

  • Drive and hunger to achieve results Independent, self–starter and initiator Entrepreneurial mindset with a great personality

  • Prepared to Travel extensively and be visible to all key clients worldwide

Education & Experience:

Degree in an engineering or data related discipline, ideally with postgraduate qualification

The contract is for 9 months and is unlikely to be extended  beyond this period.

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