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Wed, 21 Mar 2018 16:06:41 +0000
Relativity, the startup company developing small launch vehicles using additive manufacturing technologies, announced March 21 an agreement with NASA’s Stennis Space Center to take over one of its test stands.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:20:38 +0000
President Trump's riff on creating a military space force captured the public’s imagination, spawning memes and jokes about starship ninjas gearing up to fight the nation’s wars in space.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:05:37 +0000
The Japanese government, working with private ventures, announced plans March 20 to establish a nearly billion-dollar fund to support the development of space startups in the country.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:24:13 +0000
An Alaskan spaceport will host the first launch of a rocket developed by a stealthy startup company as soon as next week, spaceport officials confirmed March 20.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:40:50 +0000
A decision on a new launch date for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, and announcement of any potential breach of its $8 billion cost cap, could come next week, an agency official said March 20.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 18:20:11 +0000
A letter signed by more than 60 House members calls on the Senate to advance the stalled nomination of fellow congressman Jim Bridenstine to be NASA administrator.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:29:38 +0000
Citing recent reforms that provide more time to orbit a new satellite constellation, satellite broadband-startup OneWeb asked U.S. telecom regulators to nearly triple the size of its authorized low-Earth-orbit constellation.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 10:53:36 +0000
Citing progress in producing plutonium-238, NASA will allow scientists proposing missions for an upcoming planetary science competition to use nuclear power sources.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:30:11 +0000
Seeking to return a borrowed satellite as soon as possible, Israeli fleet operator Spacecom is very close to purchasing a new satellite dubbed Amos-8, a company official said March 14.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:49:42 +0000
For the space-based infrared SBIRS satellites 5 and 6, the Air Force says the per-unit cost went down 12 percent — from $1.9 billion to $1.6 billion.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:39:02 +0000
Companies that are developing small launch vehicles or who provide rideshare launch services say they expect new Chinese launch vehicles to drive down launch prices, raising concerns among some of unfair competition.
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 09:26:31 +0000
Pentagon official: “There are new threats that the industrial base needs to support. So what does this mean in terms of production capacity?”
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 20:56:55 +0000
Loral Space and Communications wants to move ahead with a “strategic transaction” involving fleet operator Telesat that may spark a legal fight with Telesat’s other major shareholder, a Canadian pension fund.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:49:52 +0000
To prevent collisions in space, nations with advanced orbital monitoring abilities need to share data with each other. Russia, being skilled in space situational awareness (SSA), should be part of the global effort to protect the space environment, experts said March 15 at the Satellite 2018 conference here.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:48:13 +0000
In its budget proposal for the coming year, the U.S. Air Force is trying to send the same message to foreign adversaries and critics at home: the service definitely is not underestimating threats the United States and its allies face in space.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 23:57:04 +0000
Assistant Secretary of Defense Kenneth Rapuano: “The president is very interested in ensuring that the department is best organized and equipped to achieve our vital missions in space."
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:17:02 +0000
The hand-wringing continues at the Pentagon over how to respond to Chinese and Russian missile advances.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:18:23 +0000
With a stopgap spending bill set to expire in just over a week, House and Senate appropriators are continuing to negotiate provisions of an omnibus bill, including funding levels for some NASA programs.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:22:31 +0000
Broadband megaconstellations are expensive propositions, with SpaceX’s Starlink constellation expected to cost $10 billion or more, and OneWeb expecting to spend $3 billion. The actual cost could ultimately be higher.
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    TitleSoftware Manager
    Job posted on10/07/2017
    Contract typeAny
    Start dateimmediately
    Job Description

    Software manager

    Ajilon Technology Aerospace is a specialized Engineering consultancy with more than 30 years’ experience providing aerospace Engineers to our key partners in Europe.

    We are currently looking for a professional to fill the position at one of our clients as a Software Manager.

    You’ll play a key role as manager of the newly formed Netherlands office. You will get a chance to build out the Netherlands R&D organization as it grows over the years. The Netherlands group will work with company business leaders the world over to deliver technologies and product solutions that will help it reach the goal of connecting the world through high-speed satellite communications. You will engage directly with Dutch institutions and industries and integrate the Dutch offerings into our global strategy.


    Our Requirements

    You are a business-savvy manager and an innovative problem solver with a positive, “can do” attitude. You have well-honed skills that can lead a group of engineers to identify what products can make the difference and to implement them. You are well organized giving you the ability to balance multiple priorities and meet company goals in creating a cutting edge group in a new location.

    Leadership requirements:

    5+ years of experience leading an engineering team

    Solid leadership presence and excellent communication skills in Dutch and English

    Knowledge and understanding of the telecommunication business environment and experience in strategic technology road map definition

    Analysis and synthesis skills necessary for engaging with senior management and customers in both presentation settings and informal settings.

    Solid organizational skills

    Good knowledge of the Dutch and European Tech/IT/Space/Aerospace industry

    Good experience in working in the frame of EU/ESA contracts

    EU (27) Citizenship

    Ability to travel up to 30% domestic and international

    Engineering requirements:

    Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

    8+ years as a Software Architect with a proven track record of leading multidisciplinary teams and subcontractors to deliver integrated software solutions particularly in the area of real-time data collection, deployment and analysis

    Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of Agile, DevOps and traditional software development principles and practice

    Prior experience in software systems engineering encompassing systems analysis, design for test and unit test framework, CICD, and application security models

    Demonstrated experience in software development lifecycle including concept, system architecture, design, implementation, integration, testing, deployment, documentation, and support

    Proficiency in: C/C++, Python, Web technologies, Java, RTOS, Network management and Cloud Computing

    Open and creative personality with a pioneer spirit, eager to meet technical and management challenges of a fast-evolving market

    What can you expect of your work situation?

    Our client growth is based on disruptive technology changes that create unique competitive positions. This strategy requires remaining at the edge of multiple technologies. The organization is shaped around those principles all over the world.  The Netherlands team, as part of a broader European strategy, is poised to create a unique innovation centre that can contribute to our client’s technology disruptions.

    Where will you work?

    You will find an environment that encourages collaboration, making an impact and contributing fresh ideas. Our client works with an inspiration, resulting in a driven and cutting-edge companies with advancing innovation. If you’re interested in continued growth, meaningful contributions, and have the flexibility to perform in dynamic team environments, then this opportunity is for you!


    If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to

    Contact information
    CompanyAjilon Technology Aerospace
    Contact nameRecruitment Ajilon
    AddressBeukenlaan 125
    5616 VD
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