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Avionics Engineer - Ground Software (Labview)

Firefly Aerospace in Cedar Park, TX, USA


Firefly Aerospace is a U.S. based advanced space technology developmental organization focusing on the leading edge of space systems progression. We are committed to providing economical and convenient access to space for small payloads through the design, manufacture, and operation of reliable launch vehicles. If you are great at what you do and would like to work with people who really want to make a difference, then Firefly is the place for you


Firefly Ground Software Engineers code and test innovative software user interfaces and other programs used to pass critical commands and data that will load and launch a space launch vehicle.  Candidates with experience with Labview are encouraged to apply. Your efforts will have a direct effect on the success of the mission. You will work in small collaborative groups through all stages of the development process, and support test and launch operations.


  • Design, code, and test ground software for launch vehicles and their associated ground equipment
  • Perform software and hardware-in-the-loop simulations to validate and verify software
  • Support test and launch operations to ensure command and control software is performing as expected


  • Degree in Engineering, or another related technical field.  Experience may substitute for a degree.
  • Experience programming with Labview, preferably at least 1-3 years
  • Outstanding energy and initiative, and the ability to work well with other team members
  • Ability to work harmoniously in a high-performance team at a launch vehicle start-up environment
  • Familiarity with C++, Subversion, and/or Python


To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State

Firefly Aerospace, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Firefly is governed based on merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Posted date: 11 days ago

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