As part of the Software Product Assurance Section, you will have the following responsibilities:
Contribute to the establishing of the programmatic and technical software PA requirements within the framework of the ESA Software policy;
Evaluate Contractors’ plans, technical specifications and efforts proposed for the execution of the S/W PA programme;
Monitor and evaluate S/W PA analyses, reports and technical notes;
Participate in project reviews, meetings, Configuration Control Boards, Non-conformance Review Boards and Software Review Boards;
Prepare design trade-offs, analyses and reports using metrics to support project decisions;
Participate to software product evaluations and process assessments.
Establish and maintain databases to track NCRs, RFWs, action items etc. as required.
Skills & Experience
You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:
Master’s degree in software engineering or computer science with background on space engineering;
Familiarity with space product assurance practices together with a good working knowledge of appropriate working tools;
Knowledge and proven experience in the following areas: Configuration management of complex systems, Software engineering and PA in critical applications;
Knowledge and hands-on experience of the following are an asset:
Quality assurance for Machine Learning models.
Big Data software architectures and life-cycles.
Data quality assurance.
Hands-on experience with static code analysis and tools.
Alternative software development life-cycles, continuous integration and tools.
Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.
This job is located in Noordwijk, Netherlands. We welcome applicants who are available from December 2020 (or as soon as possible thereafter).
If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Ms. Sabrina Kracke, by clicking on the button “Apply for this job” quoting job NL-HP-4372 before 21-Oct-20.
An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!