Satellite Navigation System Performance Engineer - Junior (f/m)

Publish Date
13 Sep 2017
Division
Airbus Defence and Space
Location
Munich GER
Reference Code
10380147 TB EN EXT 2
Interest Group
Professional staff - engineer
Functional Area
Design & Development
Contract Type
Permanent contract
Working Time
Full time
Work Experience
Early career (2 to 3 years of experience)

Satellite Navigation System Performance Engineer - Junior (f/m)

Airbus Defence & Space Ottobrunn

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe’s number one space enterprise and the world’s second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

A vacancy for a Satellite Navigation System Performance Engineer - Junior (f/m) has arisen within Airbus Defence and Space in Ottobrunn. The successful applicant will join “System Architecture”.

Tasks & accountabilities

What can you expect?
You will contribute to the ongoing deployment and exploitation phase of Galileo, the European satellite navigation system, as well as the definition of the future second generation of Galileo by contributing on system performance and integrity aspects. You will join the Airbus Navigation Department. With more than 60 engineers and almost 20 years of experience it is one of the leading expert groups in Europe for the development and implementation of the European satellite navigation systems EGNOS and Galileo.

In your daily activities you can expect:

  • Support the system performance budgeting in combination with underlying system modelling to

provide the required statistical evidences

  • Continuous system and service performance monitoring to assess key performance indicators
  • Identification and assessment of system anomalies and feared events with contribution to

performance trouble shooting

  • Characterization of Galileo Safety-of-Life support functions for EGNOS and ARAIM
  • Algorithm development for system functional specification, user concept definition and real data

characterization

  • Trade-off analyses for system definition and concept assessment

Required skills

What are we looking for?

  • Educated to a degree in an Engineering discipline such as Navigation, Systems Engineering, Electrical

Engineering, Physics, Geodesy or equivalent.

  • Demonstrated experience in satellite navigation systems, in particular GPS, Galileo and SBAS
  • Profound knowledge on GNSS system and user algorithms including precise positioning concepts such

as PPP and RTK as well as Safety-of-Life integrity applications such as Advanced RAIM and SBAS

  • Experience in engineering software and programming with C, Python or Matlab
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex technical problems and define innovative solutions
  • Motivated to work within an international culture and willingness to adjust to an international

environment

  • readiness to acquire a national security clearance is of advantage
  • Fluent in German and English

Overview

Country
Germany
Location
Munich
Division
Airbus (Corporate Functions), Airbus Defence and Space, Other Business
Employees
approx. 6,500
Open positions
40
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Contact Data

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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

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