IT ENGINEER FOR GALILEO GROUND SEGMENT

  • Full Time
  • AEROSPACE
  • GERMANY
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Applicants must be EU citizens and fluent in English

Company Details

Mission critical solutions through the right technology, strategic partnerships and an international presence

Your mission:

For the Galileo Ground Segment maintenance engineering we need you to support our Level 1 IT team, which plays a core role on the performance of our Galileo mission. You will be responsible for troubleshooting Galileo’s IT platform to guarantee the reliability and availability of our complex satellite ground control system at hardware and software levels (i.e. customized server/switch/firewall architecture solutions). We are looking for an IT engineer or IT specialist motivated to learn continuously, flexible and excited to work in a hands-on environment, who enjoys taking on new projects and solve problems. A successful candidate for this role will have strong organizational skills complementing the technical skills.

Your responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of the IT platform (Unix and Windows) of the Ground Control and Mission Segments for the Galileo mission (preventive maintenance and troubleshooting of unexpected technical issues encountered during operations)
  • Administration of user and root accounts on the maintained elements
  • Installation and verification of new and replacement parts in the Galileo Ground Segment
  • Validation of maintenance procedures for deployed GCC hardware & software
  • Testing of the Ground Control and Mission Segment systems including interface tests
  • Development of maintenance procedures for the Ground Control and Mission Segment systems
  • Tracking of corrective & preventive maintenance and spare replacements through our ticketing system
  • Analysis and implementation of maintenance tasks regarding Galileo Ground Systems
  • Research and implementation of innovative solutions to improve the IT systems
  • Periodic participation in the 24/7 on call maintenance service (week basis)

Your qualification:

  • University´s degree in space or IT related engineering, such as aerospace, informatics, telecommunications, business informatics or comparable education, e.g. apprenticeship as IT specialist for system integration or as IT system electronics technician
  • 3 years of experience in ground systems maintenance
  • Experience in IT systems and networking engineering
  • Confidence with Unix system, Windows and/or data networks infrastructure (IPv4 and IPv6 Subnetting, Switching Layer 2/3, routing & firewalls)
  • Knowledge of Galileo or other navigation ground segment is an advantage
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes and project management is an advantage
  • Availability to support on-call service and occasional travel to other Galileo sites
  • Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory
  • German or Italian knowledge is an advantage

This is a full-time position, located at the customer site in the Greater Munich area, Germany.

Fluency in English (spoken and written) is mandatory, as English is the working language.

The variety of the tasks and the scope of the systems to be supported require a high degree of autonomy and good analytical skills together with the ability to effectively cooperate within the team.

What can Terma offer

At Terma, we consider skilled employees, enthusiasm and job satisfaction as the very foundation of our success and as a prerequisite for the development of the “best-in-class” solutions that Terma provides. We lead the way in applying new technology, offering a wide range of growth opportunities for each individual and emphasizing mutual respect across the board in our workplace.

  • Terma offers you a pleasant working environment at the customer site, where you will be able to take on challenging tasks and responsibilities in a highly professional company.
  • Great opportunities for training and personal development
  • Challenges in advanced technical environment
  • International and cosmopolitan working atmosphere
  • An employment contract with an attractive package with extra-legal benefits
  • Highly competitive salary

Additional information

For further information, please contact Mrs. Raluca Moise by telephone [+49 6151 860050]

To ensure that your application will reach us and is properly processed please apply through the link below with an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae and (ideally) a Cover Letter.

Please note that applicants must be EU citizens

Tagged as: it systems, data networks infrastructure, networking engineering, Unix system

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