Embedded Software Engineer (Full-Time)

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In a fast-growing nanosatellite market, ISISPACE offers a broad portfolio of miniaturized components and subsystems that are both used in ISISPACE designed satellites and sold as standalone products to customers globally. Our challenging CubeSat and nanosat missions are used for a wide variety of purposes, for example testing out new technologies in space, atmospheric and climate monitoring, Internet of Things as well as deep space research.

As Embedded Software Engineer you will design, develop, and verify (flight) software for our nanosatellites and subsystems. You like to work in multidisciplinary project teams, and you will take that extra step to get things done when necessary.

Your main responsibilities:

  • Design, development, and verification of the CDHS (Command and Data Handling System) flight software for nanosatellites.
  • Design, development, and verification of the PDHS (Payload Data Handling System) flight software for nanosatellites.
  • Writing technical documentation such as requirements specification, test procedures, software, and system documentation.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering / Embedded Systems, or equivalent.
  • 0-5 years of working experience in embedded software development
  • Thorough knowledge of C programming language.
  • Experience with data-interface standards: I2C, UART, SPI.
  • Experience with FreeRTOS
  • Experience with Git and Gitlab.
  • Ability to work independently and are flexible in working times when the job requires it
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Energetic team player with a positive and open mindset
  • Excellent and straightforward communication skills (with proficiency in English)
  • A great sense of responsibility and commitment
  • A strategic and analytical mind


  • Experience with microcontrollers and associated IDEs.
  • Experience in flight software development for spacecraft.
  • Experience with Python, and C++
  • Experience with CAN bus protocol.
  • Experience in working with test equipment such as oscilloscopes.
  • Familiarity with embedded Linux development

So, if you are ambitious, want to work in a challenging environment, and consider this position to match your professional experience and background as well as your personal interests, do not hesitate and send your CV and motivation letter via e-mail to: recruitment@isispace.nl no later than the 9th of December.