G2G System Security Engineer to the Galileo project

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Noordwijk (Netherlands)
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Start Date
within 2 months
Job Description

Telespazio VEGA Deutschland is the first choice aerospace company for IT and engineering solutions and services. With more than 350 employees in Germany we shape the future of aerospace together – and beyond. Our staff play a key role in determining our success through their qualifications, motivation, enthusiasm, different cultural backgrounds and their sense of teamwork.
We are passionate about delivering exciting Space Programs for and with our customers. Through our large frame contracts with ESOC, EUMETSAT and DLR, we offer a future-oriented and trusting work environment, multi-cultural teams, as well as challenging jobs on space missions for graduates up until experienced professionals.
This is a job for an experienced Engineer looking for a sustainable and social work environment with future development opportunities.
The successful applicant will become a member of the Galileo Project, based at Customer site, in ESTEC. We are looking forward to meeting you!
This position is based in The Netherlands It is full-time and permanent. Deadline for submission is 4th of November 2016. The earliest starting date will be December 2016.

The primary role of this service is the provision of System security engineering services to the Galileo Project with the Head of the GNSS System Security unit within the GNSS Security Office.
The general activities to be supported by this service are:
Coordination of all system security activities associated to the Galileo Second Generation (G2G), in liaison with the G2G System Engineering Team,
Establishing the System Security Baseline for the Galileo Second Generation in-line with the Mission Level Security Requirements (MRD/SSRS),
Definition of the Security Architecture for G2G,
Defining and Following-up the security activities performed by the System Support Contractor,
Performing the security trade-off to improve the System security robustness and the Public Regulated Service (PRS) with respect to the Galileo first generation,
Performing and maintaining the System Security Risk analysis for G2G,
Proposing an incremental implementation of the G2G security baseline within the Galileo Programme,
Acting as the co-Chairman of the System Technical Board where the technical changes are discussed and approved,
Participating to ESA and EU working groups dealing with space security matters, and in particular with the Galileo Security Board Working Groups, when Galileo Second Generation topics are addressed.

University degree or equivalent education in Electric or Electronic Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or Telecommunications Engineering.
Demonstrated Experience related to GNSS System with more than 5 years of demonstrated experience working in System and Security Engineering.
Tools Experience:
MS Office Tools (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, MS Project, VISIO),
DOORS requirements management
MODAF Tools (Modelling)
The appointment is subject to the selected candidate having or obtaining personal security clearance from his/her national security authority.

Essential Skills
Experience in System and Security Engineering
Satellite Navigation
Fluency in English, both in speech and writing, with excellent communication, reporting and presentation skills
Self-motivation, ability to work in international teams distributed throughout Europe

Desirable Skills
Experience 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.

Contact information

Telespazio VEGA Deutschland GmbH
Contact name
Melanie Giesche
+49 (0) 6151 8257-0
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