Project Engineer

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Our client is a space systems engineering company, delivering advanced design solutions and turn-key space SW systems. Building on a solid team of highly motivated and specialized engineers, is now a reference player in the European space sector, leading in the areas of Mission Analysis, Guidance, Navigation and Control, Global Navigation Satellite Systems Technologies, Ground Segment Systems and Earth Observation applications.

We are looking for a Project Engineer for scientific data processing to work for the Ground Segment Systems. You will design, implement and validate software to simulate instrument data and ground processors, and also process data that is received from space-based instruments, generating operational products.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform the design, implementation and validation of instrument ground processors and integrate them into the ground segment framework.
  • Work with the team and collaborate with the Project Manager for specification, design, development, validation and maintenance of the software.
  • Overall, contribute in a proactive and resolute manner to the success of the project, while taking some
    leadership on the technical side of the project.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Degree in engineering areas such as: Computer Science, Electrical, Telecommunications, Aerospace, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent.
  • Required 3+ years of professional experience in the technological domain, development of SW systems and in leading small development teams.
  • Good expertise in C/C++ programming.
  • Experience in software design and development.

The following are considered a plus:

  • Good expertise in JAVA
  • Additional experience from a professional context, specifically in the space domain
  • Good mathematical background
  • Very good level of English, written and spoken, is required.
  • Team leader with good communication skills.
  • Motivation in developing innovative software.


  • Wage package appropriate to the presented experience.
  • Career development opportunity.
  • Contractual link established directly with the company.
  • Work in highly innovative projects with ESA (European Space Agency)

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