Integration, Verification and Validation Engineer

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CS GROUP's mission is to be at the forefront of technologies to guarantee the safety of all in a rapidly changing world. The recognized expertise of CS GROUP allows it to intervene where the security issues are the most sensitive: defence, space, aeronautics, energy... And, also, where the answers are to be invented or reinvented, including: anti-drone fight, cybersecurity, satellite data processing

The activities performed by the key-person will be an input for the overall system and ground segment V&V activities. The key-person will typically be involved in tasks related to the EPS-SG or MTG V&V activities with focus on the Data Circulation test.

The following responsibilities are foreseen (not limited to):

  • Create and maintain the IV&V system data circulation test plan, test specification and test procedures, test tools and test data.
  • Coordinate and supervise the execution of the system data circulation tests (this includes coordination with external entities (ie. partners and industry)
  • For all relevant test activities consolidate the test results, generate test reports and perform the necessary analysis.
  • Identification of the suite of test tools and test data required to support V&V activities.
  • Contribution to the in-house development and validation of test tools and their maintenance.
  • Support the acceptance of test tools / test data provided by partners (such as ESA, CNES, DLR), ie. instrument data simulator and ground processor prototype.
  • Contribution to the preparation and execution of V&V tests of end-to-end processing chains, such as preparation of test specifications and procedures, test tools and test data.
  • Development of test tool and test data.
  • Participation in relevant internal and external meetings.
  • Regular review of documentation dealing with requirements, system concepts, architecture and design, technical analyses, to identify information of importance for test tools / test data.
  • Support for the preparation of documentation for  system level reviews.


Mandatory skills and relevant experience in :

  • University degree in the domain of engineering, physics or equivalent.
  • Proven experience in the verification and validation of large complex systems.
  • Hands-on involvement in data circulation V&V activities including generation of test plan, test specification, procedures and test reports.
  • Experience with software specification, design and development and relevant standards.
  • System requirements management and functional/architectural modelling, with support of tools (e.g. DOORS).
  • Configuration Control processes and tools.
  • Good skills in Python.
  • Good skills in C++ and/or Java.
  • Working with UNIX and Linux operating systems;

Additional skills and experience (considering as an added value) :

  • Experience with definition and development of test tools and generation of test data sets.
  • Be able to fulfill the assigned tasks with a minimum of supervision and systematic approach to work, be able to plan the work and to cope with tight schedules and multiple tasks;
  • Be able to plan his/her work and to cope with tight schedules and multiple tasks;
  • Ability to write accurate and consistent technical documentation;

Tagged as: configuration control processes, java, C++, unix

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