EGNOS Ground & Ops Sec Engineer (m/f)




Required Start Date

As soon as possible



Submission Deadline

26th August 2016



Technical Requirements


LSE Space is looking for an experienced Engineer (m/f) in order to fulfill the duty of: 

EGNOS Ground & Ops Sec Engineer

for our customer  in Toulouse.

 The primary responsibilities of this role will be:


·       Guidance and monitoring of the implementation of System Security Requirements by the EGNOS prime contractors,

·       Follow up of the implementation of these requirements within the Segment design down to element level,

·       Selection of evaluated secure element when COTS are selected or the follow up of the secure element evaluation during its development (e.g. Common Criteria),

·       Interaction with the Segment Prime contractors and its subcontractors for what concern security implementation,

·       Site security measures, their definition and their implementation within the EGNOS Sites,

·       Secure operations, the definition of the EGNOS SECOPS and the follow up of their implementation within EGNOS,

·       Definition of the security operational measures in support to the security risk treatment required to cover identified security risk.

·       Support to the Mission Security Engineering Board,

·       Support to the EGNOS Security Accreditation Panel.



The incumbent will work closely with the EGNOS System Security Accreditation engineer and the EGNOS System Security Design Engineer co-located in Toulouse but as well as with the GNSS Security team located at ESTEC.

Academic Requirements

University degree or equivalent qualification together with experience in security risk analysis

Specific Requirements


Qualifications and skills:


·       University degree or equivalent qualification together with experience in security risk analysis

·       Consolidated experience in security architecture

·       Experience in penetration testing activities

·       Experience in System and Security Engineering

·       Knowledge of Satellite Navigation

·       Fluency in English, both in speech and writing, with excellent communication, reporting and presentation skills

·       Experience dealing with security components and environments

·       The ability to multi-task efficiently; working on multiple activities, multiple subsystems and if applicable multiple missions simultaneously

·       Concept for overtime management and organization skills

·       Readiness for European/international travel on a frequent basis

·       Having or eligible for personal security clearance from his/her national security authority


Background information


A permanent employment contract.

Competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package.

Career path.



In line with Asylum & Immigration Legislation, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the EU. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process. Furthermore, in view of the nature of the work the company is in, all potential employees will undergo stringent reference and identity checks.


You are looking for a challenging position in a very interesting, international environment? Then send your application preferably online to (not later than 26th August 2016):  Daniel Gestal (

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