Segment Engineering Design Team Manager

09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Segment Engineering Design Team Manager, based Portsmouth and initial 6 months contract arte TBA with the successful applicant

Candidates should have ideally worked in a secure environment, ideally MOD, in the last 12 months. If you do not hold SC you will be required to apply, being sponsored by the client but in the meantime will be required to apply for and receive a disclosure Scotland certificate prior to commencement of the contract.
Skills and experience required
Essential: System engineering, Software engineering, basic networking experience, formal approach to documentation, pro-active problem-solving approach. Satellite flight operations systems, security engineering
Essential: Experience of complex hardware and software integration projects
Desirable: Experience of flight operations infrastructure
Outline Job Profile
A versatile experienced Senior Systems engineer is required for the Galileo GCS project. The successful candidate will lead a team of engineers working on the design of the flight operations system for the Galileo constellation of satellites. Will report to the Head of Systems Engineering and be fully responsible for the Galileo GCS segment design team. Must be able to demonstrate team leading experience within a large technical complex programme and must have customer facing abilities, as the position entails technical exchanges and meetings with the European Space Agency (ESA), System Prime and Subcontractors. The main tasks and responsibilities will include:
Requirements analysis and functional decomposition;
Design of software systems architectures;
System Performance budgeting;
Delivery of incremental systems design;
Authoring of technical specifications;
Interface definition;
Technical review of software subsystems;
Technical analysis of system design issues;
Interaction with the customer and suppliers;

This role will involve some travel for business and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.

For more information please contact John Paul or Lily at Protec Technical Ltd