Galileo International Support and SAR Return Link Service Support

Czech Republic
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RHEA Group is currently recruiting a Galileo international support and SAR Return Link Service support at our client’s premises in Prague, Czech Republic.

Tasks and Activities

The scope of work will include:

  • Technical support for international activities such as international negotiations and international groups, including but not limited to COSPAS-SARSAT meetings, the MEOSAR EU-Russia Working Group, UN ICG etc;

  • Support for the implementation of the SAR Return Link Service and the implementation of a further SAR Meolut ground station, including

    • preparation and review of the technical documentation;

    • follow-up of industrial procurements;

    • Interface with security engineering and with ESA on requirements implementation

    • Participate to the SAR evolutions development reviews and CCB relevant to the tasks under her/his responsibility;

    • Support the qualification reviews of new releases of the SAR Ground Segment up to services roll-out;

    • Interface with CNES and ESA at project CCB level.

Skills and Experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • University degree (Master's) in Physics, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or equivalent

  • Deep understanding of Satellite Navigation System

  • Good understanding of Ground Segment engineering

  • 5 years of experience on the Galileo Project, preferably on the Search and Rescue (SAR) domain

  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team within the boundaries of assigned tasks and a stringent schedule

  • Ability to interact with multiple parties at the same time

  • Proficient in the English language (spoken and written)

The following skills would be highly desirable:

  • Proficient in the French language (spoken and written)

  • Experience in Search and Rescue (SAR) on Galileo Project

  • At least 5 years of subcontractor management experience.

  • At least 2 years of technical experience with defining key performance indicators and requirements for satellite operations.


Preference will be given to candidates eligible for an EU or national personal security clearance at the level of SECRET or above.

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