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    Job Description
    TitleSenior Software Product Engineer
    Job posted on11/11/2014 (modified on 12/03/2015)
    LocationBetzdorf
    CountryLuxembourg
    EducationBachelor
    Contract typePermanent
    Start dateimmediately
    Job Description

    Senior Software Product Engineer

    Ref SES0490
    Region Europe
    Location Luxembourg - Betzdorf
    Company SES
    Category Ground / Terrestrial Operations
    Position Staff
    Published 2014-11-06

     


     

    Context

    SES TechCom Services S.A. is a Luxembourg-based subsidiary of SES. Levering on the technical expertise accumulated within the Group by operating satellites for more than 20 years, it provides technical services to the Satellite Industry on a worldwide basis.

    The position of Senior Software Product Engineer at SES TechCom is directly responsible for the SES Techcom services software products lifecycle. This includes software design, specification and verification as well as product development, release and evolution. The growing product portfolio ranges from ground station monitoring and control solutions, through data dissemination services, to turn-key disaster-relief and remote-area communication systems.

    Responsibilities

    • Improve existing and develop new best practices for software development, continuous integration and product evolution;
    • Lead software product development including concept, design, specification, development, integration, release and maintenance;
    • Organize, supervise and coordinate on-site and off-site development teams in coordination with project managers;
    • Supervise design, system architecture and development work, necessary for product implementation, including project control functions;
    • Provide support to Sales department for the pre-sales activities (pre-sales engineering);
    • Define future technology requirements in close co-operation with sales and other SES group companies;
    • Follow-up technology development in the field and make recommendations to management regarding evolution of TechCom services and products;
    • Provide technical recommendations and expertise to the management in the area of software product development;
    • Perform other tasks as required.

    Experiences/Qualifications

    ·         University degree and a minimum of 7 years of  professional experience in telecommunications and computer science;

    ·         Tangible knowledge in medium to large scale software design, continuous integration, and product development best practices;

    ·         In-depth knowledge of the following technologies is required:

    • TCP/IP communication and routing protocols
    • Java related technologies, especially J2EE and related frameworks
    • Relational databases and data replication solutions
    • HTML5, CSS3 and javascript frameworks

    ·         Experience in satellite-related or MPEG/DVB projects would be an asset;

    ·         Experience is leading or working for cross-functional and remote project teams

    ·         Good communication skills and ability to interface at different level of the organisation

    ·         Strong analytical sense

    ·         Very good coordination and priority setting facilities,

    ·         Problem perception, assessment and solving

    ·         Autonomy and team work,

    ·         Flexibility
     
    ·         Readiness to travel internationally
     
    ·     Fluency in spoken and written English with additional languages considered an asset.

    This position reports to

    Manager, Platforms Solutions

    Our Offer

    Competitive salary package, coupled with a diverse array of challenges and development benefits.
    Web Pagehttp://www.ses.com/8233697/job-overview/apply/62971
    Contact information
    CompanySES
    AddressChâteau de Betzdorf
    Betzdorf
    Luxembourg
    L-6815
    Emailplease visit our website to apply online
    Web Pagehttp://www.ses.com


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