Launcher Qualification System Engineer

Location: Paris, France Location: Application deadline: 2 August 2024 Reference number: 2135
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Are you looking for a new opportunity to take your career to a higher orbit? To join an international group with a successful track record in Space Engineering? A job adapted to your career ambitions and in which you could have an impact for the years to come?

We are looking for a Launcher Qualification System Engineer to support the qualification of the Ariane launch system at the Headquarters of the European Space Agency in Paris.

About the client and location

The European Space Agency’s (ESA) headquarters are based in Paris, France. It is from here that all major political and administrative decisions are made with regard to ESA’s programmes, budgets and current and future plans.

Tasks and activities

The scope of work will include:

  • System engineering support to ESA Future Missions Project for the Ariane launcher development and qualification activities.
  • Establish and maintain the qualification files, qualification certificate of the launch system, safety files, and conformity files (Loi d’Operations Spatiales).
  • Support the organisation and the conduct of the Qualification Review to be established for the LTQR (Launch Technical Qualification Review) for the part related to the launch system.
  • Monitor and report on the project indicators for the different missions.
  • Perform Configuration Management activities.

Skills and experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • University Degree or equivalent in Engineering or equivalent.
  • At least 4 years proven experience in orbital launch vehicle qualification.
  • Prior experience in system engineering activities for an Ariane class rocket.
  • Knowledge of configuration management processes.
  • Strong experience interfacing with both agencies and industry.
  • Desire to work both autonomously and as part of a team, in an international multicultural environment.
  • Solution oriented mindset, with a customer focused communication skill.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

Why should you apply?

  • You will have the opportunity to work within leading space organisations across Europe.
  • We encourage everyone to think outside the box and to push the boundaries of traditional knowledge. This role is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking company and allows for a deeper understanding of the industry.
  • To be part of a company that values integrity, inspiration, care and collaboration.
  • Benefits include: competitive remuneration packages; unique career opportunities, including working in other countries; access to training and development programmes; flexible relocation support.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, all genders, LGBTQ+ individuals and ex-service personnel.

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German Cingerli

Recruitment Manager

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