About us : It’s a great time to be part of the SES team We are the world’s leading satellite operator with over 70 satellites in two different orbits, Geostationary Orbit (GEO) and Medium Earth Orbit (MEO).
We provide a diverse range of customers with global video distribution and data connectivity services through two business units : SES Video and SES Networks.
Our global team works collaboratively to make a significant, and often life-changing difference in the world. As part of our team, you will play an integral part in delivering on our vision.
At SES, we connect and enable broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers, and enrich the lives of billions of people worldwide.
Engineer, Advanced Systems Engineering Luxembourg - Betzdorf ROLE DESCRIPTION SUMMARY This role will contribute to the development of new satellite and system concepts based on detailed evaluation of satellite designs and associated system performances, optimizing the overall business metrics in collaboration with relevant SES teams Key activities include : contributing to the development of technical modelling capabilities allowing detailed performance evaluation of new systems and associated technical optimization leading innovation activities related to new technologies in collaboration with industrial partners and research institutes contributing to the definition of operational tools exploiting the knowledge developed during the system design phase contributing to the definition of the SES technological roadmap for ground equipment PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES / KEY RESULT AREAS Develop detailed engineering simulation tools allowing to evaluate and optimize performances of new systems Evaluate the overall sizing of SES future communication networks relying on hybrid physical layers (MEO / GEO / Terrestrial) and for diverse applications Develop and evaluate system concepts aligned with commercial requirements and propose innovative solutions optimizing business metrics Propose and analyze innovative ideas addressing SES business challenges and lead or participate to subsequent practical projects Maintain awareness of techniques and systems in the areas of advanced communication technologies in the satellite and non-satellite domains COMPETENCIES : Excellent knowledge of the satellite-based technologies Proven experience in communication technologies : RF technology, modulation and coding, link budgets, communication protocols Proven experience in network architectures and associated technologies with a good understanding of practical issues Experience in system design with the capability to quantify all elements and to break down a complex system into a set of sub systems with well-defined interfaces Mastering of a wide range technical tools that will be needed to assess quickly and efficiently the proposed concepts Effective analytical skills & interpersonal skills Outstanding presentation skills for articulating complex subjects to unfamiliar audiences QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE University Degree in Electrical / Telecommunication / Aerospace / Electronic Engineering related fields 5-10 years of relevant work experience, preferably in a design role Fluency in English plus one other European language What’s in it for you?
In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer you a truly global opportunity in an exciting industry and all the support you’ll need for both your professional and personal development.
But most of all, we offer a truly unique opportunity to play your part in making a difference for those who need it most.
We strive to uphold honesty, transparency and courage in everything we do. We’re proud to belong to the SES team and collaborate towards success.
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