💻 Senior Software Engineer – Business Automation

electrical
javascript
typescript
angularjs
docker
rest
rocket
satellite
systems
frontend
spacecraft
kubernetes
senior

Rocket Lab

Rocket Lab is a vertically integrated provider of small launch services, satellites, and spacecraft components. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. Our team is over 1,300 people strong and we’re adding to it every week. Collaboration is at our core – every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action oriented.

About Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab is the global leader in small satellite launch. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. There are endless possibilities for what we can achieve with better access to space, and that access is now a reality thanks to Rocket Lab. Collaboration is at our core - every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action-oriented.

While other companies talk about it, we do it!

About the role
Working with the multiple teams in Engineering, Manufacturing and Corporate functions to develop browser-based solutions that are used to improve the efficiency of Rocket Lab operations. These applications rely heavily on relational databases and REST API’s, both upstream and downstream, as part of a service-oriented architecture.  

Essential skills

  • Tertiary qualification in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar. 
  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience within a relevant discipline  
  • Excellent problem-solving skills 
  • Team player with a positive attitude 
  • Technical experience 
  • REST API’s 
  • Linux as a development environment 
  • Typescript/JavaScript development 
  • NodeJS 
  • Angular or other Frontend framework (React, Vue, etc.) 
  • Git

 

Desirable skills

  • Experience with docker/kubernetes 
  • Network programming (Sockets/WebSockets) 
  • Nodejs/NPM related build systems and tooling 
  • Elasticsearch experience

 

Important information:

FOR CANDIDATES SEEKING TO WORK IN US OFFICES ONLY:

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen as defined by ITAR (22 CFR §120.15) or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S Department of State.

Rocket Lab provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment at Rocket Lab, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Rocket Lab logo
Rocket Lab
New Zealand, Auckland
Posted 3 months ago
Job offer closed
If you can, mention you found the job on Rocket Crew, it helps us get more companies to post here, thanks!
Tired of sending resumes?
Create a Talent profile and let companies reach out to you
Create Profile
🛰️ Want to find your dream job in the Space industry?
Get a weekly email of the best New Space jobs!