EGNOS Ground and Operations Security Engineer

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Noordwijk (Netherlands)
Start Date
July 2016
Job Description

The tasks associated to this service will include EGNOS V2 and V3 activities related to:
• guidance and monitoring of the implementation of System Security Requirements by the EGNOS prime contractors,
• the follow up of the implementation of these requirements within the Segment design down to element level,
• the selection of evaluated secure element when COTS are selected or the follow up of the secure element evaluation during its development (e.g. Common Criteria),
• interaction with the Segment Prime contractors and its subcontractors for what concern security implementation,
• site security measures, their definition and their implementation within the EGNOS Sites,
• secure operations, the definition of the EGNOS SECOPS and the follow up of their implementation within EGNOS,
• the definition of the security operational measures in support to the security risk treatment required to cover identified security risk.
• the support to the Mission Security Engineering Board,
• the support to the EGNOS Security Accreditation Panel.
The engineer shall work closely with the EGNOS System Security Accreditation engineer and the EGNOS System Security Design Engineer co-located in Toulouse but as well with the GNSS Security team located at ESTEC.

• University degree or equivalent qualification together with experience in security risk analysis
• Consolidated experience in security architecture
• Experience in penetration testing activities

• Experience in System and Security Engineering
• Satellite Navigation
• Fluency in English, both in speech and writing, with excellent communication, reporting and presentation skills

• Experience in dealing with security components and environments
• Capability for travelling within Europe
• The ability to multi-task efficiently; working on multiple activities, multiple subsystems and if applicable multiple missions simultaneously

Competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package including 30 days holiday, generous training possibilities and Telespazio VEGA Deutschland pension scheme is offered to the successful candidate.

Contact information

Telespazio VEGA Deutschland
Contact name
Melanie Giesche
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