Malin Space Science Systems
  • Pacific Center Blvd, San Diego, CA 92121, United States

Since 1990, Malin Space Science Systems (MSSS) of San Diego, California has been designing, developing, operating, and conducting scientific research with space camera systems onboard various spacecraft.

MSSS cameras include those aboard Mars Observer (MO), Mars Global Survyeor (MGS), Mars Polar Lander (MPL), Mars Climate Orbiter (MCO), Mars Odyssey (ODY), the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), Cosmos 1, the Phoenix Mars Lander (PHX), and the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO).

Currently, MSSS has cameras on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) rover, Curiosity, that landed on Mars August 5, 2012 and the Juno mission to Jupiter, which launched August 2011. In 2006, MSSS completed 10 years of operation of the Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) and began operating the Mars Color Imager (MARCI) and Context Camera (CTX) aboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Apr 02, 2024  
$130,000 - $150,000 yearly
Malin Space Science Systems (MSSS) is a private technology company that designs, develops and operates space camera systems for government and commercial aerospace customers and provides services in spacecraft instrument operations and space science research. The software group is a small, hands-on, science-driven team environment where initiative and self-governance are essential.  Essential Functions Designs, develops, tests and deploys complex software and tool solutions in support of camera systems, operations and internal customer deadlines. Supports system upgrades and maintenance. Provides documentation as requested in support of project and customer requirements. Researches alternative and open-source approaches to problems. Follows the software development lifecycle and arenas of best practice.  Capable of good formal and even better informal documentation from design to test. Familiar with modern software design patterns and...
Malin Space Science Systems San Diego, CA, USA Full-Time