A solid background in satellite navigation systems, notably in navigation ground systems architecture, is required, together with at least ten years of work experience in these fields.
An understanding of the political and programmatic context linked to global SBAS development is desirable.
Experience in the procurement of industrial activities and in safety-critical software and real-time software development and verification is a distinct advantage.
Experience in mission and system requirements analysis, system design, development and qualification, and procurement preparation and implementation (preparation of technical requirements and statement of work, negotiation with industry, implementation of technical follow up, acceptance and qualification reviews, etc.) is required.
Fluency in English is required; excellent knowledge of French is highly desirable.
You should have good interpersonal and communication skills. You should be able to work autonomously, effectively and cooperatively in a diverse and international team environment and define and implement solutions in line with team and individual objectives and project deadlines. Five years of experience in people management is required.
You should also have good analytical, organisational and reporting skills, with a proactive attitude to solving problems.
You must be eligible for security clearance from your national security administration.