Galileo Security Engineer - Space unit

Categorie: Software Development/ Engineering
Hoofdlokatie: Netherlands, Zuid-Holland, Rotterdam
Vacaturenummer: J1021-0001
Type dienstverband: Full Time


Are you motivated by the opportunity to work for Galileo? Galileo is Europe’s own global satellite system and currently consists of a constellation of 22 satellites. It is capable of providing a highly accurate, guaranteed global positioning service under civilian control. The system is still under development and has recently entered the Exploitation Phase.

To strengthen our team responsible for the Security Parts of the Key Management Facility of the Galileo Mission Segment, we are looking for a medior Security Engineer. You will play a key role in developing a mission-critical systems for one of the most prestigious space programmes.

Your day-to-day activities
As a security architect/engineer you are responsible for undertaking the various analyses required to understand the security risks to the system designs, and to define and design the security measures needed to provide the justified levels of security. You have affinity with complex systems and are able to define the security requirements and design for space systems. This security role requires a basic understanding of all aspects of security including but not limited to: network security, cryptographic solutions, application security, ISO27001, and security accreditation.

Your responsibilities include:
• Perform security risk analysis on the system design
• Work with the system design teams to ensure a resilient system
• Define technical security measures
• Support the security accreditation process
• Work with the system team to build and validate the security measures
• Monitor the correct implementation of all security measures

What you need to be successful in this role
• Bachelor’s degree (HBO or WO) or higher with a focus on Information Technology/Communications, or equivalent

Essential qualifications
• Experience with security architectures for complex systems
• At least 3 years of experience as a security engineer

Desired qualifications
• Experience with space projects
• Experience with security evaluation and accreditation
• Security certifications (CSSLP, CISSP, etc.)

Professional attributes
• You have demonstrated good written and verbal communication skills while working in a
• Willing to travel to client sites and other CGI offices around Europe

** Eligibility by holding a EU passport is mandatory for an EU Personal Security
   Clearance at the level of CONFIDENTIAL and above is part of the selection procedure.

Our offer
We offer you a permanent contract, so that you immediately have job security. Part-time work, for example 32 or 36 hours per week, is negotiable, we are happy to offer you that flexibility. In addition, we feel it is important that everyone at CGI feels like the owner of his or her own work. Literally owner, because at CGI you get the opportunity to become a shareholder and thus share in our successes.

We also believe it's important that you stay inspired, do the things you enjoy and continue to develop. Our CGI Academy offers a wide range of relevant training courses. What else we have to offer: a place in a close-knit team of professionals where we share responsibility for the development of our clients and employees. A team with which we can exceed customer expectations and put ourselves on the map within and outside of CGI. A role in our CGI story!

Your working environment
With almost 40 years in the industry, CGI Space is a growing business with exciting projects and prospects across the Navigation, Security, Earth Observation and Satcoms domains. We currently have around 500 members working on projects in the UK, Germany, France, Italy and the Netherlands. You will get the opportunity to work for Galileo. Galileo is Europe’s own global satellite system and currently consists of a constellation of 22 satellites. It is capable of providing a highly accurate, guaranteed global positioning service under civilian control.

Are you ready to be part of our story?
Apply now! We will contact you as soon as possible. Questions about the position? Ask them to Gert Mariën, Director Consulting Services via
For more information about the application procedure, please contact Chris Nikijuluw, corporate recruiter, via 06-204 511 05 or

We do not cooperate with external Recruitment parties.
Acquisition due to our vacancies is therefore not appreciated.


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