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Dedicated to the European Space Agency’s Earth-observing activities, ESA-ESRIN is the European centre of excellence for exploitation of Earth observation missions. The mission and payload operations of ESA's Earth observation satellites are managed here, and ESRIN is the primary source for the acquisition, distribution, and exploitation of data from these and other non-ESA satellites.
Serco Italy has a long history of providing Earth Observation operations, maintenance and front-end services to ESA. To provide continual service improvement, Serco has recently introduced a special focus on evolution and innovation, with the aim of supporting ESA in further evolving the services and products.
Does working in a Serco environment sound appealing to you?
We would love to hear from you and your interest in the new opportunity of System Engineer in Frascati !
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Joining Serco Italy’s amazing team offers:
Great career opportunities in the Space industry
Corporate Benefits Package
Exciting relocation package (if applicable)
Are you looking to secure a career in a public sector environment? We would love to hear from you!
You will be part of the Serco Copernicus Maintenance Team. The primary task is to support the improvement of the development and test phases. This may cover all areas of the system engineering, such as:
Design and implement automated functional and performance tests on the basis of defined test designs
Design and implement automatic unit test pipelines with the support of the development team
Review and update technical documentation to streamline the information flow from Development to Operations
Analyse and optimize the configurations of COTS present in the operational environment to improve the quality of Service
Build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations
Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments
On-call service is foreseen, availability to perform it is an asset.
In return, we offer a friendly, supportive and professional environment that respects your work/life balance and ultimately contributes to the delivery of public services in Belgium and around the world.
Capability of writing technical documentation as ICD, SDD, SVS
Good programming skills with Python, Java, shell script, etc.
Proven Experience with building software service automation pipeline. Familiar with service build, deploy, and release process
Strong knowledge of Linux/Unix shell scripting
Knowledge of Network management
Experience with some of the following cloud platforms such as OVH, AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, etc.
Proven Experience with some following technologies: Jenkins, relational and non-relational databases is an asset
Strong communication skills and team player approach
Fluent in English written and spoken
Knowledge and Experience:
A Master's degree or equivalent qualification in science or engineering is required
Knowledge of ESA ECSS standard and System engineering processes (e.g. INCOSE guidelines)
Knowledge of ESA EO missions and Copernicus programme is an asset
Ability to work autonomously and in dynamic/international team
Public speaking skills and ability to expose topics in public
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About The Company
Why should you join Serco ?
At Serco not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play.
Meaningful and vital work - You’ll contribute to methodologically intercepting challenges whilst achievements will also be recognised and celebrated.
A world of opportunity - You’ll be wholeheartedly supported with development and career progression
Great people - You’ll become an integral member of a well-defined and supportive team who believe passionately in the value of our work.
What we offer
Chance to contribute to innovation in the public services sector
A company passionate about diversity and inclusion
Permanent employment with comprehensive Serco Benefits package.
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play when managing complex public services.
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world, we are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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