Galileo Senior Systems Engineer - Spain

This is an exciting opportunity for a versatile engineer to work as Systems Engineer on the Galileo project, the European space flagship programme.
Galileo is Europe's Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), providing accurate positioning and timing information. 

CETRA BASE is currently looking for 1 Systems Engineer to be part of the Galileo Engineering team.

The position is based in Madrid (Spain).

Tasks and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will carry-out the system integration and verification activities of the Galileo Ground Segment, as detailed hereafter: 

- Ground Segment integration based on customer requirements
- Ground Segment verification and validation
- SW installation and configuration on Windows and Linux environments
- SW functional analysis
- Test procedure execution
- SW anomalies analysis and troubleshooting
- To provide Technical Support to all activities
- To support on site coordination to identify and mitigate current issues

Essential qualifications and experience
- University degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or Computer Science
- Experience in Integration, Verification and Validation of SW
- Good knowledge of Windows and Linux systems
- Good Knowledge of information security
- Excellent team worker
- Ability to work in a multicultural team
- Proficiency level in English, both written and spoken
- Eligible for security clearance
- Availability to travel within Europe

Experience in Ground Segment AIV

In line with security requirements of the Galileo mission the candidate shall be a citizen of a European Union state.
This position requires the candidate to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

The successful candidate will be offered a permanent contract and a very competitive salary package, according to his/her skills and experience.

Interested in this position? Please, send an e-mail with your CV to:
jobs [at]
(without blank spaces and brackets) specifiying in the subject “Galileo Systems Engineer - Spain“.

About Cetra Base

Cetra Base is an engineering company based in Madrid (Spain) providing consultancy support in aerospace sector.

We have expertise in different fields such as Galileo Ground Segment, Ground Stations, Galileo PRS, etc. 



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