Galileo Senior Systems Engineer - Space unit

Categorie: Infrastructure/Cloud
Hoofdlokatie: Netherlands, Rotterdam
Vacaturenummer: J0124-0580
Type dienstverband: Full Time


Join the Future of Navigation with CGI!

Are you a Systems Engineer with a passion for guiding and coaching product owners and Java developers? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you. Join us and play a vital role in the design, integration, and management of the next Generation of the Galileo Ground Segment. Your expertise will shape the future, ensuring these systems prioritize reliability, safety, and optimal performance. Apply now and let's embark on this extraordinary journey together.

Your role in our team
As a Senior Systems Engineer, you'll focus on the design, integration, and management of complex systems. Your role is to guide and mentor product owners and junior Java developers, ensuring they excel in the following core responsibilities:

• Requirements Analysis: You will deeply understand and meticulously document critical requirements for Galileo ground systems. Your insights will be pivotal in driving the success of these systems.
• System Design & Architecture: You'll work on developing system blueprints that prioritize reliability and safety. Your expertise will shape the foundation of these complex systems.
• Risk Management: Identifying and mitigating potential risks will be part of your daily routine. Your strategic thinking will safeguard the robustness of the systems.
• System Integration & Testing: You will ensure that all system components function correctly and reliably. Rigorous testing and evaluation are essential to meet the highest standards.

How you strengthen our team

You're not just joining a team; you're becoming a driving force behind our quest for excellence in the world of space systems. Your expertise will shape the future, your energy will ignite innovation, and your attention to detail will ensure we reach new heights. If you're ready to bring your exceptional skills and passion to the forefront of space technology, we want you on board. Join us in this exciting journey, and let's reach for the stars together! Our ideal candidate is a seasoned Systems Engineer with a strong background in complex systems. Here's how you'll make an impact:

• You have a proven track record in systems engineering, with a focus on complex systems.
• Your ability to mentor and coach product owners and junior developers sets you apart.
• You excel in requirements analysis, ensuring that complex system requirements are fully understood and documented.
• System design and architecture are your forte, and you have a knack for creating blueprints that prioritize reliability and safety.
• Risk management is second nature to you. You can identify potential risks and develop effective mitigation strategies.
• System integration and testing are in your wheelhouse. You ensure that all components function correctly and reliably under various scenarios.
• Your educational background is solid, with a focus on Information Technology or a related field. Alternatively, you have a wealth of hands-on experience that demonstrates an equivalent working level.
• You come to the table with more than 5 years of experience as a System Engineer.
• If you have experience with GSWS standards or their equivalents, it's a definite advantage. It shows you're ready to hit the ground running.

Please note that holding an EU passport is mandatory for obtaining an EU Personal Security Clearance at the CONFIDENTIAL level, which is a part of our selection process.

A pre-employment screening is part of the application process

Why CGI?
CGI is one of the world's largest IT consultancy firms. Our people keep the Netherlands running. Government agencies, banks, (aero-) space, infrastructure organizations and energy and manufacturing companies are clients of CGI. We work on interesting projects that touch the daily lives of millions of people. We are present regionally, augmented with global domain knowledge, our ecosystem, and colleagues spread all over the world. We are proud of the impactful projects that we, together with our colleagues, make a success.

At CGI, we place great value on diversity and inclusion, as this not only promotes collaboration but often leads to better results. We look forward to your contribution to our team!

• Work in small self-managing teams consisting of experts in your field
• Take control of your own career with the space to continue developing yourself
• You work with the latest technologies
• An excellent salary and attractive secondary employment conditions
• Immediate permanent contract
• Part-time possibilities
• And the opportunity to become a CGI shareholder

Join our team of experts and 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 recruiter Chris Nikijuluw via + 31 6 204 51 105 or

We do not collaborate with external recruitment agencies. Therefore, unsolicited acquisition is not appreciated.

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