Radio Navigation Engineer

You will be part of the Radio Navigation System Implementation & Verification Section.

Responsibilities:

  • Support to Navigation Projects (e.g. EGNOS and GALILEO) for signal design for current and future evolution of the systems;
  • Participation in studies supporting current and future radio navigation system definition and/or analysis (EGNOS/GALILEO evolutions and GPS modernisation) regarding system, signals-in-space design and ground processing;
  • Design, definition and follow up of industrial contract related to the procurement of GNSS receiver for infrastructure or user applications;
  • Design, definition and follow up of R&D contract related to the procurement of GNSS future ground/space infrastructure receiver and user technology;
  • Support implementation, maintenance and operation of complex Radio Navigation simulation and test facilities for testing receivers and applications;
  • Support design and testing of Radio Navigation equipment;
  • Support End to End GALILEO/EGNOS System Integration, Validation and Qualification activities in particular in the area of receiver and user equipment testing.

Skills and experience

  • Masters Degree in Telecom Engineering , Electrical Engineering, Physics or Aerospace Engineering;
  • Strong knowledge in the design of satellite navigation systems, ranging and positioning techniques, RF, signal processing techniques, and digital navigation receivers;
  • Several years of experience on GNSS systems and equipment and a good knowledge of Radio Navigation simulation and testing systems;
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.