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Senior) Engineer, Program Implementation Luxembourg - Betzdorf Role description summary The (Senior) Engineer, Program Implementation contributes to the HTS System end to end project team in facilitating the implementation of HTS system end to end for the first GEO SES fully digital satellite (SES-
17). The program implementation engineer shall ensure that the GEO infrastructure deployed is coherent with the MEO mPOWER infrastructure and can be used as a base for future SESNext infrastructure.
You will support the program manager to ensure timely delivery and execution of HTS Ground System requirements. You will support the management of implementation of all work streams for HTS Ground System.
You will work in interaction with key suppliers with on-going development teleport antenna, platform and SDRM as well as in interaction with internal stakeholders to ensure IT infrastructure is timely developed.
primary responsibilities / key result areas Drive timely delivery execution and delivery of HTS Ground System requirements Track development and implementation of HTS System work streams and report deviations Prepare and approve critical design, tests phases and implementation milestone Actively cooperate in cross functional teams : technical, asset management, digital transformation office to facilitate the implementation of resources management software-
based tools Approve key technical system procurement steps while working with an experienced team Technically support product, asset management and sales teams as needed Monitor and report on contractual (financial and legal) program status Prepare briefing for upper management on program progress and issues if any on a weekly basis Day to day program issues are understood and communicated to functional manager and teams Develop adequate reporting to ensure communication within cross functional team Identify gaps on the execution plan and propose mitigation actions Program action items are adequately addressed and closed Qualifications & Experience Master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Information Technology or related scientific / engineering fields 5+ years experience in Programme management / implementation related field Commitment to deadlines and willingness to meet tight development schedules Essential experience : Work with cross functional teams Master explaining complex concepts to non-
technical stakeholders Proven knowledge and practical experience of satellite communication systems Programming languages experience Highly desirable experience (several of the following) : Program and procurement experience Quality assurance and supply chain management experience Experience with Agile methodologies for software development Focus on collaboration and teamwork Proven mindset of helping others to succeed / mentoring Proven work attitude : Highly motivated and ability to set priorities and to work under tight deadlines towards a long-
term objective Work autonomously and independently, taking initiatives if required as well as proven ability to work as a team player Easiness to communicate at all levels 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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