We are looking for a new team member to lead the development of our advanced airline operations optimisation software.

Caeli Nova is an exciting early-stage start-up at the intersection of the medical technology and aerospace industries. We are bringing a new emergency oxygen system to the aviation market which will enable airlines to fly more efficiently, reducing CO2 emissions by up to 12,000,000 tonnes per year across the industry. 

We have developed software which models how airlines could change their operations by installing Caeli Nova’s emergency Oxygen system, Cordillera, and how much money and CO2 this would save them annually. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the development of this software, as well as using it to support our sales team by analysing target customers and producing PowerPoint presentation materials to be used in sales campaigns. This is an exciting role which will lead one of the most important areas in our new and growing business at a critical and early stage.

Essential technical experience:

  • Qualified to degree level in a subject which requires significant software development experience (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience developing analytic models in computer language such as C++, Python, Java, C# etc.
  • Must have basic working knowledge of C++
  • Able produce and deliver clear and engaging summaries of complex analysis
  • Comfortable with MS Office 

Our ideal candidate:

  • Collaborates – Thrives in team setting; actively seeks opportunities to work with others
  • Leads - Able to structure open-ended objectives into specific tasks, and then delivers
  • Manages their time – Plans work and deliver against agreed deadlines
  • Communicates clearly – Communicates complex concepts clearly both in writing and verbally
  • Focusses on quality – Committed to consistently producing error-free work 
  • Versatile – Comfortable getting stuck-in to a wide range of tasks at short notice 
  • Wants to grow – How this role evolves is open-ended, we’re looking for a team member who will shape their own journey
  • Quick learner – The successful candidate will be expected to quickly become the company expert in airline operations and how our product impacts them
  • Passionate about change – We are looking for someone who shares our passion for working on a product which will change the world, as well as working for a company where we all leave our mark and shape its future


  • Interest in aviation and/or business strategy is a plus, but not essential
  • Experience using GitHub
  • Experience using cloud-computing and parallel processing
  • Understanding how agile methodologies can be used to develop software
  • Knowledge of React and Bootstrap CSS frameworks
  • Experience in developing custom GUIs