Systems Engineer

Company Details

At VisionSpace, we ignite opportunity by enabling access to space. We take on big problems to help organizations operating satellites reliably & effectively.

We are looking for a Systems Engineer to support VisionSpace’s activities at our customer site (European Space Agency – Operations Centre). The Engineer shall support the End-to-end Integration and Testing activities by providing integration and test services for ground systems in the End to End Ground Segment Reference Facility. Our team is motivated to help newcomers into the Space industry, and thus previous experience in EGS-CC is not a requirement although a definite advantage.

What You’ll Do

1) Test Environment

  • Support to the definition and deployment of the different test assemblies and configuration
  • Support the investigation of test failures
  • Troubleshooting of identified problems
  • Verification of problem resolution after correction (patch, upgrade…)

2) Ground Systems (i.e. ground station systems, data systems)

  • Support the deployment of new/patched systems
  • Support the coherent configuration of the different systems
  • Support industry and internal customers
  • Provision of operational and technical expertise

3) Tools

  • Usage of Sharepoint to keep configuration control of the EDLab documentation

4) Test plan

  • Complement, update, adapt existing generic mission representative test cases
  • Design and document new test cases
  • Execution of tests
  • Support test automation

5) Documentation

  • Provision of test plans, test reports
  • Maintenance of the test plan
  • Issue Software Problem Reports and support Software Review Board meetings
  • Maintain and update databases
  • Provide regular activity reports

What You’ll Need

  • Understanding and accurately prediction of behaviour of Ground Segment systems
  • Capability to organise, prioritise and manage several activities in parallel
  • Familiarity with relevant ground segment systems and associated test environment
  • Familiarity with relevant programming/scripting languages (e.g. C++, Java, Python)
  • Bonus – Experience in spacecraft operations

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

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