Software Team Leader

Turin, Italy

Full Time

3 months ago

Job description


Be more than just an employee number! Join Terran Orbital, a leader in innovation, manufacturing, and operations in the satellite industry. We are a pioneer in the miniaturization of space technologies and the delivery of responsive space solutions. We are a unique, fast-growing, and trusted team focused on quickly and economically designing, building, launching, and operating state-of-the-art satellites for advanced mission constellations.

Tyvak International is seeking new members to join their team to support space vehicle development. Tyvak focuses on developing and integrating key components and technologies into highly integrated and high-performance nano-satellite vehicles. The team’s skillset ranges from architecture, design, build, and test of mechanical, electrical, and software subsystems integrated into small spacecraft.

We are looking for a capable Software Team Leader, who will coordinate the software team during all phases of the software development cycle, including requirements, design, implementation, test, integration and documentation in a fast-paced environment. The candidate will be a primary interface, coordinating and managing resource allocation.

Specific tasks include:

  • Relating to program managers’ team to understand which activities need to be carried out to complete different business programs.
  • Relating to the design team to understand which skills are needed to deal with the different programs in place.
  • Support to the high-level design phase of new developments for satellite products with the different programs in place and satellite products.
  • Analyze whether these skills are already present in the team and in case of shortcomings propose targeted solutions.
  • Allocate available resources to the different active programs, ensuring that the various needs are covered as far as possible.
  • Follow and handle the ticket system for managing non-conformities found in developed SW products.
  • Analyze and audit the existing SW development process and propose any updates and changes based on feedback from daily operations.
  • Participating in a software requirements generation, design, implementation and testing discussion with multiple team members

NOTEVacancy is expected to be filled in no more than 30 calendar days from the completion of the hiring process.


  • BS CS, CPE, EE or equivalent degree required. MS in appropriate filed (e.g. CS, EE) is mandatory
  • 3+ years in coding skills: C, C++, Python, Bash
  • 3+ years experience in embedded developing
  • 3+ experience as project manager in software projects (focus on the embedded part)
  • Knowledge of SW product life cycle best practices (analysis, development, installation, maintenance, etc.)
  • Strong leadership and communication skills (ability to help and support the team, creating the optimal condition to work)
  • Experience in the same role (+3/5 years)
  • Fluent English and Italian are mandatory


Salary and benefits are market competitive. Position expected to be filled as soon as possible.

About Tyvak International

Tyvak International S.R.L. is the first European subsidiary of Terran Orbital Corporation.

The corporation’s technical team is one of the most experienced small satellite groups in the industry with unique experience and capabilities in the development of nanosatellite missions and advanced technologies.

The main company office is located in Torino, Italy.

About Terran Orbital

Terran Orbital is a leading manufacturer of satellite products primarily serving the aerospace and defense industries. Terran Orbital provides end-to-end satellite solutions by combining satellite design, production, launch planning, mission operations, and on-orbit support to meet the needs of the most demanding military, civil, and commercial customers. Learn more at

Work Environment

The job operates in a professional office environment but in a manufacturing company. This job routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and scanners.


If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [email protected]

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