Senior System Engineer (MBSE)

Company Details

Telespazio Vega is the first choice aerospace company for IT and engineering solutions & services. We combine 40 years of experience in high-technology markets, where trust and quality are essential.

About Us

We are the first choice European aerospace company for software centric engineering solutions. We combine 40 years of experience in a market, where trust and quality are needed. With more than 350 employees in Germany, we shape the future of aerospace – and beyond – together.

Our staff plays a key role for our success through their qualifications, motivation, enthusiasm, different cultural backgrounds and their sense of collaboration in an open international environment living our values; trust, integrity, participation and curiosity.

We are committed to crafting a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

We offer a wealth of benefits to support a balanced work life balance, including but not limited to flexible working hours, mobile working and encouraging career development.

The Position

You will be one of our specialist in Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) methods. You will lead the analysis, specification and development of MBSE solutions for our space clients.

The role is not for a single project. As a senior system engineer, you will support multiple projects and support the development of solutions, as needed. Specific activities may be for projects such as the evolution of the European Ground Segment Common Core (EGS-CC), support of our client EUMETSAT in regards to system engineering of ground systems, and the support of bid teams for the design of solutions.

You may be placed on strategic contracts for clients for longer periods of time, helping them engineer systems. Here you will work in close collaboration with the senior end users at the client to develop the concepts of how to apply MBSE methods to improve quality, consistency and optimize the engineering process of ground segment systems.

Communication, especially with people not necessarily fluent in the MBSE domain, is a key to success. As a system engineer you translate the concepts into system specifications, and are part of the team implementing these.

A solid knowledge of UML/SysML is needed, as is experience in applying common architectural frameworks such as MODAF/DODAF and TOGAF. In addition a good understanding of the Eclipse Modelling Framework (EMF) is desirable. Experience in space data systems is a benefit,

But first and foremost you must be interested in thinking and being creative! And you put a pride in designing and building working systems.

This position is based at our Head Office in Darmstadt. It is a permanent full time position with an immediate start date.

We are looking forward to meeting you!


  • Degree and/or professional experience in engineering
  • Experience in complete system life cycle, from analysis and specification, to implementation

Essential Skills

  • Excellent MBSE methodology knowledge, including UML, SysML and SADT (IDEF0)
  • Understanding of architectual frameworks such as MODAF/DODOF
  • Experience with IEEE 42010, DoDAF/MoDAF, IEEE 1016
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Inventor attitude and creative personality

Desirable Skills

  • Space domain experience
  • Scrum master certification
  • Experience with EGS-CC
  • Java development skills
  • Eclipse RCP and EMF knowledge

Your Benefits of joining us

By joining the Telespazio family, you will enjoy all the benefits of a competitive salary in a sustainable work environment, flexible working time models, diverse advancement and training possibilities for technical, language and soft skills, a generous holiday package as well as a company pension scheme. Furthermore, we support you with your relocation. Through our wide network, we can also support your partner in finding a job at your new work location.


Are you equally inspired by our visions and dreams? Get in touch with us today and send us your application!

Your HR Contact for this position is Raphael Rossato.

Reference: J20079

Tagged as: EGS-CC, uml/sysml, scrum master, mbse methodology, sadt (idef0), modaf/dodof, dodaf/modaf, ieee 1016/ieee 42010

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