Ground Segment Engineer (f/m/d) for GovSatcom in Prague/CZ

Start Date: 1st September 2022

Location: EUSPA, Prague, Czech Republic/hybrid 

Working hours: full time, 40h/week

Submission deadline: 14th August 2022


LSE Space GmbH is looking for a Junior Ground Segment Engineer (f/m/d) to join our Service Team for EUSPA in Prague, Czech Republic.



  • Technical support in the preparation of requirements for the procurement of a secure operational ground segment (GOVSATCOM Hubs) including remote communication systems (terminals and software) needed for the end-to-end secure services provision, project reviews, evaluation of deliverables, RID preparation, coordination of the contracts, flow down of component level requirements, database (e.g. DOORS) maintenance and management, preparation of component level texts, ground segment and service analysis and evolution, users’ needs implementation in the design and operation of the GOVSATCOM component
  • Technical support for the definition of service level agreements (SLA)
  • Support the system development follow up, system qualification and acceptance activities
  • Analyse requirements traceability with a view to confirm compliance
  • Review of the technical documentation for the ground segment level activities and ensuring consistency with system level documentation
  • Produce and maintain up-to-date the physical architecture diagrams to reflect the actual status of the system deployed and operated
  • Interface with industrial and/or institutional players and service operator for aspects related to operability improvements to be injected in industrial contract amendments
  • Support the assessment of the performance of the ground infrastructure industrial contractors, through the review of the relevant KPIs and deliverables, and propose actions and improvements to address issues and opportunities
  • Contribute to the analysis of anomalies raised by the service operator and participate to the relevant anomaly review boards for aspects related to ground segment
  • Analyse change requests (CR)/Contract Change Notice (CCN) relevant to the ground segment and support Configuration Control Boards
  • Participate in the ground segment evolutions development reviews
  • Support the qualification/acceptance reviews of new releases of the Ground Segment up to services roll-out
  • Contribute to trade-offs between different ground segment approach scenarios



  • Engineering degree in a relevant discipline
  • Experience in a SatCom project
  • Experience in space system engineering and standards
  • Fluency in English
  • Able to work autonomously
  • Ability to work in a multinational and interdisciplinary team



  • International and innovative environment
  • Fascinating missions and projects
  • Permanent employment contract
  • Open door policy
  • ISO 9001-certified workplace
  • Career opportunities
  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus scheme
  • Deferred compensation scheme
  • Relocation support
  • 30 days paid vacation
  • Company doctor
  • Gym program
  • Bike lease program
  • Educational training program
  • Company events



In line with security requirements, the candidate has to hold an EU citizenship and be able to receive a Security Clearance. Evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process. Furthermore, in view of the nature of the work the company is in, all potential employees will undergo stringent reference and identity checks.


The company

LSE Space is your partner is space! The company was established in 1990 and is part of the Engineering Service Team of SSC. We employ more than 170 engineers and scientists from all over the world who provide a wide range of space engineering services to the international space market such as manpower, support in all space mission project phases or full service, independent consultancy as well as trainings. Our core areas of expertise include Earth observation missions, interplanetary probes, manned space, navigation constellations and commercial telecommunications missions. Our company is ISO-9001-certified and thus stands for high quality and structured processes. As LSE Space is a highly international company the company language is English.


Mission and Values

  • Mission: We help Earth benefit from Space
  • Vision: The leading global provider of advanced space services
  • Sustainability: environmental, financial and social
  • High quality: in everything we do
  • Our C.O.R.E. Values:
  • Customer orientation: We always put our customer’s needs at the forefront of everything we do
  • One company: Collaboration is key – One for all and all for one!
  • Responsibility: We are known to be reliable and result-orientated all the way
  • Excellence: We always strive to deliver better than expected



LSE Space GmbH

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82205 Gilching


Tel.: +49 (0) 8105 777 404 42

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