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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Background
    Other Science and Tech
  • Languages
    English German French
  • Experience Required
    10+ Years
  • Degree Required
    • Province
      Postcode 2201 in Noordwijk
    • Date Posted
      October 27,2020
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    Radio Navigation Engineer (RT-C/TEC-ESG/00655)

    Job Introduction

    Do you have good knowledge on EGNOS Overlay System including the extension to GALILEO support and associated integrity functions? Do you have several years of experience relevant with the GNSS and GALILEO systems and equipment and good knowledge of Radio Navigation processing? You could be our new Radio Navigation Engineer. Come join Serco team at the European Space Agency.

    Serco is among the leading Space Industry and Services Companies. We have over 40 years’ experience in supporting the space sector: Since the creation of the European Space Agency (ESA), our employees have been providing everyday their technical, scientific and management skills to support the full range of European cornerstone space missions.

    Main Responsibilities
    The work as Radio Navigation Engineer includes design and analysis of radio navigation systems, with emphasis on system architecture and performance. The principal tasks and responsibilities will include:

    • Support to GALILEO System level engineering activities, covering requirements engineering, maintenance of System Technical Requirements Baseline, assessment of baseline evolutions (DCPs/DCNs), and assessment of contractor’s Deviations and Waivers.
    • In particular for Galileo, participation in studies and simulations for the assessment of system end-to-end functionalities and performance.
    • Contribution to System-level Reviews.
    • Support to the update of interface documentation, ensuring coherence with the segments.
    • Support to the monitoring of industrial contracts for the development of radio navigation tools and equipment and studies on radio navigation, including generating technical requirements and statements of work and reviewing relevant documentation.
    Successful Candidate
    Do you think you are the person we are looking for? See below what experience or knowledge you should bring:

    • MSc or PhD in telecommunications, electronic engineering, aerospace engineering or computer science, as well as experience in the following fields:
    • Strong knowledge on the design of satellite navigation systems, ranging and positioning techniques, RF and microwave systems, navigation system mission monitoring, and GNSS processing facilities.
    • Knowledge of payload engineering and platform systems.
    • Several years of experience relevant with the GNSS and GALILEO systems and equipment and good knowledge of Radio Navigation processing, simulation and testing systems would be a strong advantage.
    • Specialist in the implementation, maintenance and operation of complex Radio Navigation processing, simulation and test facilities for spacecraft, aircraft, maritime and land mobile applications.
    • Knowledge on EGNOS Overlay System including the extension to GALILEO support and associated integrity functions; familiarity with Safety-Of-Life systems; familiarity with Advanced RAIM (A-RAIM) techniques and with RTK/PPP techniques.
    • Familiarity with authentication and encryption techniques that could be relevant to expected GALILEO OS/CS evolutions in these domains.
    • Able to manage and coordinate complex technical discussions with diverse groups to achieve target goals within a compressed time.
    • Eligible for security clearance from their national security administration.
    About The Company
    Serco is one of the world’s largest providers of public services to Governments employing over 50,000 people in over 20 countries. In Europe, Serco supports governments and international organisations in the delivery of essential public services with operations in Belgium, France and French Guyana, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland.

    What connects the ever growing Serco workforce is a passion for delivering great service and to keep ahead we have to constantly evolve and enhance the way we deliver our services and everyone in Serco has a role to play. We have a mandate to execute brilliantly and our people lead and inspire based on our core values, Trust, Care, Pride and Innovation.

    If you share our values and want to join a team of over 50,000 passionate colleagues globally we want to hear from you.

    Make a difference every day.

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    Package Description

    What we offer if you join our amazing team:
    Competitive Salary
    Corporate Benefits Package
    Exciting relocation package​ (if applicable)
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