Data Processing Systems Engineer (f/m/d) – J23011

Company Details

Telespazio Germany GmbH is a leading European company for consulting, technology and engineering services. We are experts in a full range of systems, operations engineering, and ICT disciplines and we develop ground-based, software-intensive systems for control, planning and data processing as well as for simulations and training. Our roots are in the space market and the experience we have developed there now brings benefits to our other core markets such as aviation, defense, security and telecommunications.

Who You Are

You will enforce our team providing Engineering Services in the area of Data Processing Systems and Applications for our customer EUMETSAT. Special emphasis will be in the contribution to the new programmes under development and maintenance and evolutions of online Ground Segment elements specifically for L0, L1, and L2 near real-time data processing.

This position is based partly at our customer site at EUMETSAT and partly at our head office in the Europahaus in Darmstadt. It is a permanent full-time position with an immediate starting date.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

What You Will Focus on

  • Define, design, implement and integrate architectures or elements of architectures for data processing ground segments and their components – special emphasis will be on L0, L1, and L2 near real-time data processing
  • Maintain and evolve existing operational data processing ground segment applications under configuration control
  • Provide expert advice to the procurement and installation of software, and the co-ordination of software releases with external providers of support services
  • Generate formal project documentation
  • Participate actively in meetings and formal reviews
  • This is a challenging role, combining solid hands-on experience with strong organizational skills

What You Bring

  • University degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science or other relevant discipline


  • Proven experience in the field of Data Processing Systems
  • Solid competence in software testing and IV&V
  • Hands-on experience of operating and maintaining software systems in Linux, AIX, and Solaris
  • Strong technical writing skills, in particular in the area of formal technical documentation
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and team working
  • Coding skills, e.g. Python or C++
  • Proficiency in English


  • Having worked within the European space industry environment;
  • Requirements management experience using DOORS;
  • Knowledge of relevant standards (ECSS).

What We Offer

  • Highly international environment: You will work with talented and motivated people from different cultural backgrounds on very diverse and dynamic topics, always dealing with innovation and cutting-edge technologies that help our world advance.
  • Work-life balance: Flexible work schedules, remote working, 30 days of annual leave and an additional 2.5 days of paid leave.
  • Financial benefits: Company pension plan, net wage optimisation programme incl. IT/bicycle leasing, discounted annual ticket for public transport, employer loans, etc.
  • Relocation support: We support your move to Germany with helping you with your VISA Process, as well as with an optional relocation fee.
  • Career development: For us, further education and training are an essential part of people management, because this is the only way we can achieve our goal, namely a long-term and successful work relationship with you.
  • Company events and activities: Summer BBQs, Christmas parties and more! Plus, access to social clubs organised by EUMETSAT and ESOC in Darmstadt.

How to Apply

Are you passionate about making an impact, with an open and curious mentality? Get in touch with us today and send us your application!

Your HR Contact for this position is Ibtisem Midani.

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