Ground Segment Maintenance Engineer (m/f)




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Galileo Control Center in Oberpfaffenhofen near Munich/Germany.

Technical Requirements

LSE Space GmbH is looking for an experienced Ground Segment Maintenance Engineer (m/f) to join the Galileo SW Maintenance Team at the Galileo Control Center in Oberpfaffenhofen near Munich/Germany.

Main tasks will be:

  • Define a suitable end-to-end hardware and software maintenance concept for the Galileo Ground Segment, considering their worldwide distribution and complex industrial framework
  • Define a service catalogue taking into account key performance indicators, service level agreements and security requirements of the program
  • Define the processes and interfaces for software system handovers between system evolution provider and maintenance provider
  • Provide guidance on best practices for ILS, Maintenance and Segment Engineering activities
  • Contribute to the Tool Utilization Plan and
  • Define the L2/L3 maintenance environment

Academic Requirements

 Applicants require a University (or similar) degree in engineering, physics or similar applicable discipline.


Specific Requirements

Ideal candidate

Qualifications and skills:

  • A Master’s degree in an engineering subject, such as IT, telecommunications or aerospace engineering
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in the field of hardware and software maintenance, installation and defining concepts and working in a multi-national framework as well as:
  • Solid understanding of information processing fundamentals and best practices of information technology, including practical hands-on knowledge of distributed real-time computing system architecture and design
  • Knowledge of integrated logistics support activities, such as reliability engineering, maintainability engineering, maintenance and logistics
  • Knowledge of software configuration management, virtualized environments, automation of release testing and deployment
  • Strong background in network architecture
  • Knowledge of ITIL
  • An advanced level of English is mandatory


Background information



A permanent employment contract. Competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package. Career path.


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