Ground Segment Engineer for GovSatCom (f/m/d)

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 months ago

Start Date: 1st September 2022

Location: EUSPA, Prague, Czech Republic/hybrid

Working hours: full time, 40h/week

Submission deadline: 14th August 2022

LSE Space GmbH is looking for a Junior Ground Segment Engineer (f/m/d) to join our Service Team for EUSPA in Prague, Czech Republic.


Technical support in the preparation of requirements for the procurement of a secure operational ground segment (GOVSATCOM Hubs) including remote communication systems (terminals and software) needed for the end-to-end secure services provision

Technical support for the definition of service level agreements (SLA)

Support the system development follow up, system qualification and acceptance activities

Analyse requirements traceability with a view to confirm compliance

Review of the technical documentation for the ground segment level activities and ensuring consistency with system level documentation

Produce and maintain up-to-date the physical architecture diagrams to reflect the actual status of the system deployed and operated

Interface with industrial and/or institutional players and service operator for aspects related to operability improvements to be injected in industrial contract amendments

Support the assessment of the performance of the ground infrastructure industrial contractors, through the review of the relevant KPIs and deliverables, and propose actions and improvements to address issues and opportunities

Contribute to the analysis of anomalies raised by the service operator and participate to the relevant anomaly review boards for aspects related to ground segment

Analyse change requests (CR)/Contract Change Notice (CCN) relevant to the ground segment and support Configuration Control Boards

Participate in the ground segment evolutions development reviews

Support the qualification/acceptance reviews of new releases of the Ground Segment up to services roll-out

Contribute to trade-offs between different ground segment approach scenarios


Engineering degree in a relevant discipline

Experience in a SatCom project

Experience in space system engineering and standards

Fluency in English

Able to work autonomously

Ability to work in a multinational and interdisciplinary team


International and innovative environment

Fascinating missions and projects

Permanent employment contract

Open door policy

ISO 9001-certified workplace

Career opportunities

Competitive salary

Bonus scheme

Deferred compensation scheme

Relocation support

30 days paid vacation

Company doctor

Gym program

Bike lease program

Educational training program

Company events


In line with security requirements , the candidate has to hold an EU citizenship and be able to receive a Security Clearance.  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.

The company

LSE Space is your partner is space! The company was established in 1990 and is part of the Engineering Service Team of SSC. We employ more than 170 engineers and scientists from all over the world who provide a wide range of space engineering services to the international space market such as manpower, support in all space mission project phases or full service, independent consultancy as well as trainings. Our core areas of expertise include Earth observation missions, interplanetary probes, manned space, navigation constellations and commercial telecommunications missions. Our company is ISO-9001-certified and thus stands for high quality and structured processes. As LSE Space is a highly international company the company language is English.

Mission and Values

Mission:  We help Earth benefit from Space

Vision:  The leading global provider of advanced space services

Sustainability:  environmental, financial and social

High quality:  in everything we do

Our C.O.R.E. Values:

C ustomer orientation: We always put our customer’s needs at the forefront of everything we do

O ne company: Collaboration is key – One for all and all for one!

R esponsibility: We are known to be reliable and result-orientated all the way

E xcellence: We always strive to deliver better than expected


LSE Space GmbH

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