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Senior Software Engineer, Hardware Test and Automation



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Espoo, Finland
Posted on Friday, March 22, 2024

Position: Senior Software Engineer, Hardware Test and Automation

Locations: Espoo, Finland

Hiring Model: Office

Who are we?

ICEYE is an International New Space company headquartered in Finland with colleagues from over 57 countries. Our team is a tight-knit group of experts across many disciplines (e.g., engineering, software development, radar technology, etc.). We’re innovative, driven people who strive for excellence in everything we do. Teamwork, curiosity, and having fun are core values to Making the impossible possible in New Space. Join our team today!

What do we do?

ICEYE is building and operating its commercial constellation of small Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellites with SAR data available to customers. Our satellites acquire images of Earth at any time – even when it’s cloudy or dark – providing commercial and government partners with unmatched persistent monitoring capabilities. Information derived from our SAR images helps customers make data-driven decisions to address time-critical challenges in various sectors, such as maritime, disaster management, insurance, and finance.

What will you do in this role?

As a Senior Software Engineer specializing in Hardware Test & Automation, you will be responsible for developing modular, reusable test and automation software primarily in Python and similar languages, focusing on testing subsystems and complete satellites in a production environment. Your role involves defining and constructing the test automation framework and its integration with other manufacturing data systems. You'll write automation software to interact with flight hardware, test equipment, instrumentation, and production documentation systems, ensuring seamless operations. Additionally, you'll maintain and troubleshoot existing test setups, collaborating closely with the quality assurance team to identify and rectify the root causes of failures. You will be expected to lead and mentor junior engineers, fostering a collaborative and supportive work environment. Managing project plans, milestones, and reviews will be part of your responsibilities to ensure the timely delivery of reliable test systems to production. Furthermore, you'll innovate tools to facilitate more frequent and dependable software deployment, test execution, and data analysis as integral components of a continuous integration and release system.