Ground Segment Systems Engineer - Harwell, Oxfordshire

Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire


Reference: BSR1402

Salary: £44,000 - £55,000

Ground Segment Systems Engineer required to join leading space organisation based at Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire.

As Ground Segment Systems Engineer you will be required to:

  • Define the requirements and the design of ground segment systems for given space missions
  • Define and maintain mission-control operations procedures, including system and ground segment procedures and operations guides
  • Prepare manual and automated Operational Procedures
  • Support Ground Segment verification, validation and integration
  • Participate in the System Operations Validation Test (SOV) and Simulation campaigns;

To be considered for the Ground Segment Systems Engineer role you will need to:

 Have a University degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline,

  • Have previous experience in the field of spacecraft and ground segment operations engineering with specific experience as follows:
    • Satellite operation preparation and routine operations phases (ideally using MOIS);
    • Satellite TM/TC Databases management in the frame of the operation preparation phase (e.g. SCOS-MIB);
    • Experience on Operation Preparation tools such as procedure editor and databases management tools;
    • Experience in Mission Automation Scripts - Ground and Space Segment (e.g. using MOIS)
    • Be familiar with the definition of operational interfaces and interactions with industry or external partners.
    • Have experience with Mission Control Systems (e.g. SCOS-2000)
    • Have familiarity with Onboard Control Procedures; integration and validation phases of the Ground segment; and Satellite operations planning and operation (ideally LEO)

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