Latest Space News
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:24:13 +0000
An Alaskan spaceport will host the first launch of a rocket developed by a stealthy startup company as soon as next week, spaceport officials confirmed March 20.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:40:50 +0000
A decision on a new launch date for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, and announcement of any potential breach of its $8 billion cost cap, could come next week, an agency official said March 20.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 18:20:11 +0000
A letter signed by more than 60 House members calls on the Senate to advance the stalled nomination of fellow congressman Jim Bridenstine to be NASA administrator.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:29:38 +0000
Citing recent reforms that provide more time to orbit a new satellite constellation, satellite broadband-startup OneWeb asked U.S. telecom regulators to nearly triple the size of its authorized low-Earth-orbit constellation.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 10:53:36 +0000
Citing progress in producing plutonium-238, NASA will allow scientists proposing missions for an upcoming planetary science competition to use nuclear power sources.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:30:11 +0000
Seeking to return a borrowed satellite as soon as possible, Israeli fleet operator Spacecom is very close to purchasing a new satellite dubbed Amos-8, a company official said March 14.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:49:42 +0000
For the space-based infrared SBIRS satellites 5 and 6, the Air Force says the per-unit cost went down 12 percent — from $1.9 billion to $1.6 billion.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:39:02 +0000
Companies that are developing small launch vehicles or who provide rideshare launch services say they expect new Chinese launch vehicles to drive down launch prices, raising concerns among some of unfair competition.
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 09:26:31 +0000
Pentagon official: “There are new threats that the industrial base needs to support. So what does this mean in terms of production capacity?”
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 20:56:55 +0000
Loral Space and Communications wants to move ahead with a “strategic transaction” involving fleet operator Telesat that may spark a legal fight with Telesat’s other major shareholder, a Canadian pension fund.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:49:52 +0000
To prevent collisions in space, nations with advanced orbital monitoring abilities need to share data with each other. Russia, being skilled in space situational awareness (SSA), should be part of the global effort to protect the space environment, experts said March 15 at the Satellite 2018 conference here.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:48:13 +0000
In its budget proposal for the coming year, the U.S. Air Force is trying to send the same message to foreign adversaries and critics at home: the service definitely is not underestimating threats the United States and its allies face in space.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 23:57:04 +0000
Assistant Secretary of Defense Kenneth Rapuano: “The president is very interested in ensuring that the department is best organized and equipped to achieve our vital missions in space."
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:17:02 +0000
The hand-wringing continues at the Pentagon over how to respond to Chinese and Russian missile advances.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:18:23 +0000
With a stopgap spending bill set to expire in just over a week, House and Senate appropriators are continuing to negotiate provisions of an omnibus bill, including funding levels for some NASA programs.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:22:31 +0000
Broadband megaconstellations are expensive propositions, with SpaceX’s Starlink constellation expected to cost $10 billion or more, and OneWeb expecting to spend $3 billion. The actual cost could ultimately be higher.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:52:06 +0000
The introduction of 5G services will bring users globally the ability to have true anytime, anywhere capabilities to support a myriad of user devices and applications never imagined.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:17:36 +0000
The U.S. Senate confirmed Jeffrey DeWit as NASA's new chief financial officer March 14, completing an expedited process starkly different than the one for the agency's next leader.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 03:13:13 +0000
United Launch Alliance plans to increase its activities in the commercial launch market using both the current Atlas and future Vulcan rockets, while acknowledging that the U.S. government will remain its major customer for the foreseeable future.
More space news...
18489 cvs - 1039 jobs


  • HOME

  • HOME
  • GNSS Propagation and SBAS Processing Design Engineering Support for EGNOS



    BACK to the Job Search

    Job Description
    TitleGNSS Propagation and SBAS Processing Design Engineering Support for EGNOS
    Job codeRT-S/NAV-PRS/00049
    Job posted on12/10/2017
    Contract typePermanent
    Start datewithin 2 months
    Job Description

    Specific Tasks

    • Task 1 : Support to the coordination and critical assessment of all
    propagation and associated design related issues within EGNOS Project
    Office including algorithm assessment and recommendations;
    • Task 2 : Support to the animation of an international technical subgroup
    (e.g. contributing to IWG Technical Subgroup) related to GNSS and
    Ionospheric modelling and processing (e.g. for iono gradients and
    • Task 3 : Participation and contribution to multi-modal (e.g. Aviation,
    Maritime) GNSS standardisation groups for what concerns propagation
    effects modelling and processing (e.g. scintillation, multipath);
    • Task 4 : Support to the management of several R&D projects related to
    GNSS related propagation (e.g. MONITOR, Multi-path Studies,
    Interference mitigation);
    • Task 5 : Support to the preparation and validation of ionospheric model
    data and delivery to EGNOS V2/V3/Evolutions Contractor(s);
    • Task 6 : Support the coordination with TEC support with respect to
    propagation related subjects:
    o modelling of the navigation propagation signals using state-of- the-art
    software tools and databases;
    o modelling of ionospheric propagation conditions and their effects on
    SBAS satellite navigation missions;
    • Task 7 : Support the definition of campaigns to serve R&D and other
    EGNOS project needs (e.g. for scintillation monitoring).
    • Task 8 : Assist the Head of EGNOS Systems Engineering Section with
    the planning and execution of R&D activities as well as in managing the
    necessary software tools and databases related to IONO modelling and
    • Task 9 : Supporting several projects, the service provider will be
    involved in project reviews for EGNOS (e.g. V2/V3 system and
    subssytem reviews at algorithm level);


    • Master’s degree or equivalent qualification in Engineering, physics or
    Computer science with proven knowledge and experience in the fields of
    Algorithms, Navigation and related data.
    • Knowledge and experience in EGNOS standards (e.g. MOPS/SARPS)
    • Knowledge and experience in EGNOS integrity & continuity justification
    • Knowledge and experience in EGNOS system algorithmic performance
    related design & justification (in particular concerning propagation effects
    algorithmic solutions in SBAS)
    • Knowledge and experience in GNNS signals and R&D projects
    • Experiences in, procurement of industrial activities.
    • Knowledge and experience in using and assessing EGNOS
    performance simulations and tools.

    Contact information
    CompanyVITROCISET Belgium Sprl
    Contact nameLjiljana Petkov
    AddressBratustraße 7, Darmstadt
    not applicable
    Phone+32 61 23 00 04
    Fax+32 61 23 02 69;
    Web Page

    View all jobs from VITROCISET Belgium Sprl >>

    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2018 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics