Principal Software Engineer

over 1 year ago
Full time role
Hybrid · Remote · Boston, MA, US... more
Hybrid · Remote · Boston, MA, US... more

Job Description’s Space & Sensors team is responsible for the development of unique RF-based sensing systems, such as radar and sonar, from architecture through implementation. The team is also responsible for the  development of corresponding spacecraft and constellations in support of’s Operation Tomorrow Space, which will collect data to be integrated seamlessly into our existing forecasting and modeling systems, revolutionizing global weather intelligence.

We’re looking for a Principal Software Engineer who has the technical and project leadership skills to help develop and maintain a complex set of services that will operate a software defined radar system on a satellite payload. These products will have a direct impact on’s strategic positioning in the market.

As a Principal Software Engineer you will play a critical role in the execution of complex, multidisciplinary system development programs. Your challenges will include high-availability, interprocess communication, high data volumes, algorithms, data visualization, satellite flight computer interfaces, and release reliability.

Your contributions will help make sure we are building the best radar weather platform in the world.

As a Principal Software Engineer at, You’ll

  • Be responsible for C++ software development of configuration, command, and control services that interface with the satellite and’s payload radar technology.
  • Work closely with a multidisciplinary engineering team to define and implement features to support space requirements.
  • Perform design and code reviews, review implementations, and provide constructive feedback.
  • Plan and estimate software tasks.
  • Help create and maintain CI/CD pipelines, integrating unit tests, profilers, linters, and static analysis tools.
  • Contribute to the company’s engineering culture by implementing best process and development engineering practices.
  • Improve your skills by keeping up with the latest software tools, techniques and processes.

What you bring: 

  • 10+ years of Linux software development experience, 8+ years C++ experience
  • Python
  • Satellite payload flight software, aerospace, or other complex autonomous systems background
  • TCP/IP socket, WebSocket, multitasking
  • Hardware Interfaces
  • Linux expertise

So if your passion is to design cutting edge next-generation RADAR software to provide weather intelligence to the world, and have fun while doing so, then this team is for you.

This position requires access to technology that is controlled under U.S. export control laws and regulations. Accordingly, this position is restricted to U.S. citizens, permanent residents and  protected individuals unless and until any required licenses are obtained

If your experience is close but doesn’t fulfill all requirements, please apply. is on a mission to build a special company. To achieve our goal, we are focused on hiring people with different backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

Relocation assistance may be offered / available.


About is helping Countries, Businesses and Individuals better manage their Climate Security Challenges. Fully customizable to any industry impacted by the weather, customers around the world including Uber, Delta, Ford, National Grid and more use to dramatically improve operational efficiency. was built from the ground up to help teams predict the business impact of weather, streamline team communication and action plans, improve productivity, and optimize profit margins.

Space: In case you have not heard, we are also going to space with our Operation Tomorrow Space initiative. We are building the first-of-its-kind proprietary satellites equipped with radar, and launching them into space to improve weather forecasting technology for everyone on Earth. 

How we roll: We believe that magic happens when people work together. We believe in transparency and directness, putting work before ego, and empathy. Here, your success is achieved by your impact and deliveries and not by the hours you put in. We have flexible hours and unlimited vacation days policy.We grow fast and move faster but we always see people first. Each person has their own career growth path for we believe that the only way for the company to grow is if you grow.

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