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System Engineer

Application Open Date: 
18/06/2020 - 10:30
Deadline Date: 
07/07/2020 - 23:59
Prague, Czech Republic
Type of Contract: 
Temporary staff
JOB Description: 
The System Engineer will be involved in the system and infrastructure engineering and development activities related to the exploitation of the EU GNSS and GOVSATCOM Systems deployed in various sites (e.g. Galileo/EGNOS Control Centres, Galileo Security Monitoring Centres, Service facilities) and managed by the Agency. The System Engineer tasks and responsibilities will in principle include: •Contribute to the technical management of the system and segment infrastructure activities; •Support the GSA development follow up, system qualification and acceptance activities for Galileo First Generation, EGNOS V2/V3 and GOVSATCOM; •Specify, design and follow up the evolutions of the Ground infrastructure, to be implemented by industrial contracts; •Participate in the system engineering processes for managing requirements through the lifecycle of the system and ground segments; •Support the technical analysis of the architecture and specifications of major upgrades of the system and ground segments, in order to ensure coherence and compatibility with the system in exploitation and identify impacts on baseline technical documentation; •Support the definition of an overall System Integration and Verification (I&V) Programme, ensuring consistency between system and segments verification but also between verification and validation activities; •Establish a System upgrades deployment/migration plan consistent with service continuity needs; •Monitor the qualification status, following up anomalies resolution through the implementation of Work Arounds, fast fixes, midterm-long term correction; •Maintain the qualification status, assessing any changes with respect to impact on system qualification; •Verify that the system upgrades are under configuration control prior handover to operations team; •Follow up the development of the Galileo Second Generation from the system and infrastructure point view, performed by the European Space Agency; •Represent the GSA in the relevant boards as necessary (including but not limited to Change Control Boards, Anomaly Review Boards, Qualification Review Board, Acceptance Review Board); •Support the GSA management as needed. Application procedure - In order to consider your application valid, you are required to log in and submit application through the GSA e-recruitment portal A full job description and further information on the application procedure can be found here:
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