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Full Stack Developer



Software Engineering
Madrid, Spain
Posted on Tuesday, February 20, 2024
Destinus is an aerospace technology company founded under the belief that in the future distance shouldn’t matter at all. We are therefore building the near-space vehicle and the associated infrastructure. Moving at the border of Space, our hydrogen-powered vehicles are ten times faster than conventional aircrafts, providing the just-in-time backbone for logistics, e-commerce, and supply chain companies who can’t wait. We define a new class of fast: our mission is to bring instantly your stuff at the other part of the world – and we mean it literally.


An exciting opportunity to work as a web full stack engineer in an aerospace technology company that intend to develop a proprietary Ground Station solution. You will design and develop from end to end a solution to remotely control our UAV products. This is an interesting position with multiple opportunities to help define the best approach the achieve the most efficient solution for the front-end to be executed from many cross platforms.


  • Develop and implement a ground control station for UAV’s (flight plan, remote flights, parameters tuning and log post-analysis).
  • To achieve that the web full stack engineer shall be able to
  • Ensure Development of front-end: With the help of HTML, CSS or JavaScript frameworks and libraries, must be able to build interactive user interfaces for cross-platform apps.
  • Design the backend of the application: must be able to build a robust backend architecture to fetch data from the servers.
  • Ensure Cross Platform compatibility: Applications must run smoothly on all operating systems like Windows, MacOS, and Linux.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including software engineers, to integrate Ground Station solutions into existing products i.e to integrate communication protocol defined between the Ground Station and the Flight Control Computer (MAVlink could be an option).
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues, ensuring the reliability and accuracy of Ground Station application.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related technical field
  • Excellent knowledge of front-end web programming languages, such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with ability to render server-side and client-side content
  • Excellent knowledge of Java
  • Experience working with multiple platforms such as Desktop, Mobile, Tablet
  • Familiarity with common programming design patterns and best practices
  • Experience with common web development tools and services, such as version control software, package managers, and CI/CD pipelines
  • (Nice to have) Android/iOS developer SDK Experience
  • (Nice to have) Experience in OpenGL
  • (Nice to have) Experience in Mapbox
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, crucial for algorithm development and data analysis.
  • Good communication skills, enabling effective collaboration
  • Languages: English


  • Lineal organization and flexible working hours
  • Free lunch and Breakfast with the team once a week
  • Competitive salary

Destinus is an equal opportunity employer: we value diversity in our companies and our teams. We do not discriminate based on age, race, religion, colour, country of origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status