The European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) is an operational EU Agency that brings together colleagues from a broad array of different backgrounds and expertise all contributing to one of the most important and ambitious projects ever undertaken by the EU. We are committed to implement the EU Space Programme and turn the EU space ambitions into a reality.
The current vacancy is for an opportunity in the Galileo Exploitation Programme Department which, in coordination with other departments of the Agency, ensures the continuous provision of the services provided by Galileo. The department develops new Galileo services enabling new applications and ensures the proper management, operation, maintenance, continuous improvement, evolution and protection of the space-based and ground-based infrastructure. It also manages the consistency between technical, planning, financial and risk aspects of all the Galileo exploitation activities and elaborates and maintains the Galileo Exploitation Plans.
ABOUT THE JOB
The Galileo System Evolution Manager will be tasked with coordinating all system evolution activities within the remit of EUSPA, taking into account the needs of operations and services, whilst also considering the activities of ESA (System Design Authority and System Development Prime), partner organisations, and other external entities. In addition, he/she will monitor and ensure the timely implementation and execution of the EUSPA-ESA Contribution Agreement for all those aspects related to System Design and System Development activities, guaranteeing their consistency with the end to end Programme of work and in particular for what concerns the Exploitation Programme activities.
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The jobholder will have the following main tasks and responsibilities:
The selection procedure is open to applicants who satisfy the following eligibility criteria, on the closing date for application:
All eligible applications, according to the afore-mentioned criteria, will be assessed against the requirements listed below solely based on the information provided by the candidates in their application.
The Selection Board responsible for this selection will determine the criteria to be assessed in the various phases of the selection procedure (assessment of the application forms, interview and written test) prior to being granted access to the names of the applicants.
When filling the online application, candidates are expected to clearly include elements that demonstrate that their profile matches the requirements below.
Professional experience and expertise
In order to consider your application valid, you are required to log in and submit application through the Agency e-recruitment portal https://www.euspa.europa.eu/euspa/careers
A full job description and further information on the application procedure can be found here: Galileo System Evolution Manager - EUSPA Job Opportunities (europa.eu)
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