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Software Developer (f/m) OpenGL / Java

Astos Solutions GmbH specializes in service and software solutions for the space industry. Our products include simulation, optimization and analysis tools that are used worldwide and are also reference software of the European Space Agency ESA. For planning space missions and designing missiles and other spacecraft, these tools are irreplaceable.

In order to continuously adapt these powerful and comprehensive tools to new requirements, we need a competent and ambitious development team.

This will be Your Tasks

  • Research and development in the field of Augmented Reality and its application to satellite integration
  • Enhancement of our OpenGL engine VESTA und its applications like camera and LIDAR simulator
  • Enhancement of visualization functionality in the ASTOS software and other products
  • Enhancement of graphical user interfaces based on Java/Swing and Qt
  • Development of specialized software for national and international space projects in relation to visualization tasks

What You Bring

  • Degree in computer sciences, software engineering or a similar qualification
  • Deep understanding of Java and C++
  • Knowledge in 3D computer graphics, preferably OpenGL
  • Background in software design, design patterns und methodologies
  • Skills in GUI programming with Java/Swing
  • Good English skills (reading and writing)
  • Welcomed is knowledge of programming in Qt, use of 3D modelling tools like Blender, as well as background in image processing

We Offer You

A varied range of tasks in a fascinating subject area as a full-time employee with flexi time. Your future projects could be for example:

  • Development of special software for future moon missions
  • Further development of our worldwide used COTS software, such as ASTOS
  • Development of real-time test systems
  • Design of future carrier systems e.g. for commercial launches of small satellites

Short decision paths give you the opportunity to bring in your ideas and strengths. Customer contact, as well as the participation in project meetings in Germany and abroad belong just as much to the everyday life as the collaboration in an international team. Your modern workplace in the Stuttgart Engineering Park (STEP) offers you a gym, a subsidized canteen and the best traffic connections.

We look forward to receiving your CV with salary notion preferred by e-mail to jobs@astos.de or via mail to
Astos Solutions GmbH, Personalabteilung, Meitnerstr. 8, 70563 Stuttgart, Germany

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