Posted: 13.12.2017

GMV INSYEN is a German company, being part of GMV, a global technology group in Space, Defense, ICT and Intelligent Transport Systems employing 1500 staff. Our activities in Germany are related to high-tech aerospace projects, space operations, ground systems, mission analysis, navigation and flight dynamics. GMV INSYEN also specializes in software and hardware systems for simulation, emulation, 3D visualization and operations support. We are headquartered in Oberpfaffenhofen near Munich and have offices in Darmstadt.

At GMV INSYEN you will find a unique work environment that requires talent, imagination and personal effort. We are an international team bound together by the passion for challenge, innovation, technology and customer service. This allows us to offer the right response, unique and always trustworthy.

Having the best professionals on board is the true source of our competitive advantage. We recruit excellent engineers and encourage innovation, technical excellence and continuing education. We provide competitive compensation, attractive benefits and plenty of opportunities for professional growth.

Location: Germany, Weßling

Years of experience: 3-5

Job Description:

The Ground Operations Team is responsible for the overall management of Galileo Ground Control Segment (GCS) Operations at both Galileo Control Center-Deutschland (GCC-D) and Galileo Control Center-Italy (GCC-I) and the execution of GCS prime operations and Galileo Mission Segment backup operations at GCC-D. The scope of this work package is to fulfill the tasks of the Ground Operations engineer within the Galileo Full Operations Constellation (FOC1) operations phase. This includes activities related to Ground Operations preparation, planning, execution/support (including on-call and shift duty) or operations development as well as training. Some activities will require regular trips to GCC-I and interface with other operations teams or DLR GfR customers. As part of the Ground Operations Team, the Ground Operations engineer contributes to the regular reporting, support milestones defined by the project and to internal/external services/activities.


  • Academic degree: A degree in engineering or similar
  • Level of English: Advanced
  • Technical knowledge:
    • Experience in ground operations preparation and execution
    • Comfortable using Linux
    • Self Learner
  • Desirable knowledge:
    • Level of German: Intermediate

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