Sr. Mobile Software Engineer, React Native (Starlink)

Sr. Mobile Software Engineer, React Native (Starlink)

Space Exploration Technologies | Redmond, WA, 98053, US
Salary Range:$124,000 – $164,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 14 days ago

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SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.


As a senior mobile application software engineer, you will shape the face of Starlink - SpaceX's high bandwidth, low latency satellite broadband network. You will work closely with users and SpaceX engineers to design and craft mobile and web experiences that help consumers understand, set up, and manage their Starlink system themselves.

The success of Starlink depends on the software you and your team produce. You are the senior engineer that other engineers can count on; you are technical, you attack every problem with enthusiasm; you remove hurdles. You are a self-starter, team player, have the hunger to venture into unknown areas and code, and make the system work.


* Craft functionally and aesthetically flawless user experiences.
* Work with other engineers to plan and organize the development of our products.
* Suggest and implement innovative ways to enhance the user experience through our mobile platform.
* Perform user research and requirements gathering for new and existing products.
* Manage the release life cycle and feature roadmap of our products.


* Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, math, or science discipline and 4+ years of experience in mobile software development; OR 6+ years of professional experience in mobile development in lieu of degree.
* Development experience in React Native.
* Professional experience developing front-end consumer-facing software or mobile products.


* Experience creating and publishing mobile applications for both iOS and Android.
* Active mobile apps on the App Store and Google Play Store with an average rating of 4.5 stars and above.
* Expert knowledge of React Native and TypeScript.
* Experience extending the capabilities of React Native by writing iOS and Android native modules.
* Experience working with augmented reality in relation to mobile applications.
* Deep understanding of user experience design principals and ability to contribute in design sessions.
* Deep understanding of the whole web stack and strong desire to learn about new domains.
* Experience with vector and motion graphics, including SVG, HTML5 Canvas, WebGL, and Three.js.
* Experience with performance monitoring, continuous integration, and testing frameworks.
* Experience writing Python and Shell scripts to analyze data and improve development process.
* Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills.


* Must be available to work extended hours and weekends as needed.


* To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.