Testing engineer for Satellite Ground Segment

Company Details


GMV is a technological business group with an international presence. We offer our solutions, services and products in very diverse sectors: Aeronautics, Banking and Finances, Space, Defense, Health, Cybersecurity, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Automotive, Telecommunications, and Information Technology for Public Administration and large corporations.

If you like everything to run smoothly, you consider testing is crucial in any software development and you are passionate about software quality, welcome to GMV!

If you don’t know us yet, we are an engineering and innovation company that works in different areas, one of them is space, where we participate in flight segment activities, satellite navigation, ground segment, data processing and space mission support among many others.

The candidate will be part of a dedicated Validation team for Satellite Ground Segment. Ground segments are typically composed of TTCS, Mission Planing, Flight Dynamics, Control Center, Automation and horizontal services (configuration control, back-up, etc). The candidate will be involved in the system validation processes (definition of AIV  plan, design and implementation of test cases and procedures, execution and reporting of test campaigns – dry-run, Factory Acceptance, On-Site Acceptance).

The candidate will report to the validation and project managers and will be integrated in a multidisciplinary team. The candidate will have the possibility to work in many different space missions for different customers (e.g. EUMETSAT polar system second generation (EPS-SG) , Rover to Mars 2020 ( Exomars), therefore able to learn and contribute to different operations’ approaches followed by e.g. the European Space Agency and EUMETSAT.


If you want this position to be yours, we would like you to have the following knowledge/experience:

  • Participation in the elaboration of AIV plan.
  • Testing design, including scenarios, procedures, data and tools
  • Tests campaigns execution
  • Test automation design and development (scripts development)
  • Validation documentation (procedures, plans, reporting)
  • Customer support
  • Attendance to technical and eventually managerial meetings with customer
  • Availability for travelling


  • Join our GMV team and culture by entering into technological and innovative projects within multicultural and multidisciplinary teams.
  • Professional career development and training plan. You will be able to acquire or perfect knowledge in the technologies we use as well as in skills. We also offer a language learning program.
  • We are flexible! We have flexible hours and intensive working hours during the summer months. In addition, you can work from home to improve your work-life balance.
  • We care about your well-being. You will have private health insurance with dental and accident insurance.
  • You will be able to make part of your salary more flexible through our flexible salary plan where you will have several options such as restaurant tickets, childcare tickets, medical insurance for a family member.…
  • Join our team activities, events and sports competitions. In addition, we offer Gympass to keep you active.
  • No dress code! Be comfortable at work.
  • Are you coming from another country? We offer you a relocation package.
  • Do you want to switch off? You will find fruit and coffee at your disposal in our canteen.
  • We promote equal opportunities in recruitment and we are a company compromised with inclusion and diversity.


Tagged as: test engineering, ESA, EUMETSAT, EPS-SG, AIV plan, Tests campaigns, Test automation design

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