What's the next best thing to becoming an astronaut? A job at Kuva Space!🌎 🛰
Kuva Space is on a mission to solve the world's most pressing issues, such as climate change, food security, safety and security, by building the world's most extensive hyperspectral microsatellite constellation and developing AI-driven analytics services.
We deliver reliable and timely global insights and foresight that transform rich spaceborne data into actionable insights customers can use for efficient resource management, optimizing operations, and improving profitability sustainably.
Are you passionate about pushing the limits of hyperspectral camera technology? Kuva Space is seeking a skilled Camera Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a Camera Engineer, you will be at the forefront of developing and manufacturing cutting-edge camera systems that redefine the way we capture and interact with the world. Camera Engineer
Position: Full time
Location: Otakaari 5, Espoo, Finland
Design and develop advanced camera systems, considering factors such as image quality, resolution, spectral range, and performance
Develop and implement image acquisition schemes to enhance image quality and optimize camera performance
Collaborate with optics engineers to design and optimize optical systems
Work with sensor technologies, selecting and integrating sensors that meet the specific requirements
Perform manufacturing activities and integration of the camera systems
Develop calibration procedures and conduct testing to ensure the accuracy and reliability of camera systems
Work closely with cross-functional teams, including software developers, data scientists, and business development to integrate camera systems into overall product designs
Qualifications / Requirements
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related field
Proven experience in camera system design and development
Experience with sensor technologies and integration
Proficiency in programming languages such as C, C++, or Python
Familiarity with camera hardware components and their specifications
Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Office presence required (Espoo)
You share the company mission of improving life on Earth through daily, space-borne hyperspectral imaging and AI!🌎 💚
What do we offer?
At Kuva Space, we offer a stimulating and safe work environment that encourages growth, collaboration, and excellence. Constantly learning new things is the norm here! Our focus on space technology means you'll have the opportunity to learn more about satellites, space, data, and the Earth. If you get excited about space-themed lunch table discussions, Kuva Space is the community for you 🪐✨
As an employer, we prioritize the well-being of our employees, both physically and mentally. Our health care benefits are comprehensive, including dental benefits and short-term psychotherapy. And our team members regularly meet up for after-work activities 🧘🏽
In addition, you will be part of a dynamic, fun, and highly skilled team! Our diverse team of international colleagues, with varying cultures, shares a passion for deep tech and making our Earth more sustainable. And we believe Finnish 'sisu' is a must-have mindset to overcome any challenges that come our way 🇫🇮
If you are excited about pushing the boundaries of hyperspectral camera technology and want to be part of a team that is shaping the future of Earth, we would love to hear from you. 🧑🚀
The position will be closed as soon as we find the right person for the job.