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Python Developer New
Leaf Space
Milan, Italy

Job Title

Python Developer

Job Description

We are looking for a Python programmer for the development team. The candidate will join a small team of highly-skilled engineers and will be involved in the evolution of the network management and control software, entirely developed in-house, using open-source tools.

Your responsibilities:

  • Develop all the internal software, from invoicing to ground station management
  • Develop scheduling algorithm to control Ground station’s network
  • Develop public facing API to interact with antennas
  • Setup and maintain the IT infrastructure to host all the software you’ve created

Workplace: Lomazzo (adjacent to Milano-Como railway station)


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


  • Passion for technology and computer programming
  • Good knowledge of the English language
  • OOP programming
  • Advanced experience in Python programming (complex projects with multiple libraries)
  • Experience in JavaScript/html programming
  • Familiarity with GNU/Linux environment
  • Experience with relational SQL database platforms (MySQL, Postgres, SQL) and SQLAlchemy
  • Experience with NO-SQL database platforms

About the Company

Leaf Space is a proactive Italian company based in Lomazzo (CO) whose aim is to open up space frontiers to everyone, lowering barriers for SMEs and research institutions to exploit near-Earth space. We are currently developing Leaf Line, a distributed network of Ground Stations all around the world that can be used by our customers on a per-need basis to communicate with their satellites. We love to call this Ground Segment as a Service. We currently deployed 4 ground stations that are successfully operated in Italy, Ireland, Spain and Lituania and we're now envisaging to expand our network in order to offer a refence service for the microsatellite operators.

Check our website for more informations on the Company and on the products we are currently developing (we also dream about doing a space launcher named Primo)

Contact Info

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