Ground segment system engineer

Role & Responsibilities

We are looking for a GROUND SEGMENT SYSTEM ENGINEER to join our growing business in Madrid, Spain.

You will be part of an excellent, industry leading team in our ground system division for the aerospace, defence and telecommunications sectors.

In this exciting role, you will design and develop ground stations systems for communication, TM/TC, earth observation or space surveillance including system requirement analysis, system mission analysis, architectural system design, system / subsystem specifications and test and validation plan definitions.

You will also interface with customers and subcontractors / suppliers.

Skills, Knowledge & Experience
  • A background as a Telecommunications Engineer, Industrial Engineer Physicist or equivalent, with between two and three years of experience
  • Knowledge in electromagnetic theory, communication systems and radiofrequency measurement techniques will be a major asset
  • Theoretical and practical experience in satellite communications, satellite navigation and / or ground stations engineering
  • Knowledge of system engineering methodologies with application to the satellite / aerospace environment
  • Ability to maintain a system-level view and understanding
  • Experience in preparing documentation (specifications, architecture documents, detailed design documents, design justification files and interface control documents)
  • Experience in system interface definition and system verification and validation activities
  • Involvement in technical reviews with subcontractors and customers along the project life cycle
  • Experience in ESA projects and working in multidisciplinary work teams is a big plus
  • Knowledge and experience in software tools related to system engineering and requirement management would also be a bonus
  • Ability to work independently with confidence and precision
  • English is a must, Spanish is optional
  • Teamwork, proactivity and initiative
  • Availability to take short work trips
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