SpaceX is revolutionizing access to space by developing a family of launch vehicles and spacecraft intended to increase the reliability and reduce the cost of both manned and unmanned space transportation, ultimately by a factor of ten. We are looking for Software Engineers to join our Avionics Group in support of these projects.

Location: Los Angeles, California -
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Required Skills:

BS or MS in Computer Science or related field of study (PhD a plus)
Several years of software development experience
Extensive experience programming in C++
Extensive knowledge of Unix/Linux or VxWorks environments
Experience programming for high reliability systems
Experience writing software unit tests

Desired Skills:

We prefer candidates who have a strong background in C++ embedded system programming
Experience writing software with real-time systems requirements is also strongly preferred
Some exposure to aerospace would be of value, but not required


To conform to U.S. Gov't space technology export regulations, SpaceX hires only U.S. citizens and U.S. Permanent Residents. SpaceX is an equal opportunity employer that offers competitive pay, comprehensive benefits and stock options. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.