Galileo Satellite Navigation System Engineer

  • Galileo Satellite Navigation System Engineer

    For one of our clients we are looking for a Galileo Satellite Navigation System Engineer for their location inTaufkirchen, Germany.

Job overview

The location of this job is on our clients site near Munich. This site is primarily responsible for manufacturing space propulsion systems and satellite subsystems for telecommunications, navigation and Earth observation, for example satellite attitude control systems and solar arrays.

As Galileo Satellite Navigation System Engineer you will be will be involved in the development, implementation and evaluation of Galileo, the European satellite navigation system, in the field of performance analysis and algorithms contribute.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Contributions to the development, implementation and application of Galileo, as well as future ones System concepts and algorithms;
  • Conducting system analyzes for performance optimization and modeling;
  • Extension of system algorithms and their simulation by means of own software;
  • Support in the areas of: algorithm optimization, modeling of user errors, Precise Positioning (PPP), Parameter Estimation, Sensitivity Studies (Service Simulation), Advanced Integrity concepts (ARAIM);
  • Create technical documentation.


  • At least a Master Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Astronomy, Geoinformatics or Geodesy;
  • Minimum 2 years of experience Space industry;
  • Demonstrated experience in the field of algorithm development, parameter estimation, data analysis is required;
  • Knowledge of the system structure and algorithms of GNSS on the system side (Path determination, time synchronization, data transfer, signal propagation);
  • Knowledge regarding positioning, data correction, safety-of-life, Precise Point Positioning are desirable;
  • Demonstrated experience using C and Python is required;
  • Good level of English.

What do we offer

ATG Europe offers excellent working conditions and provides you with all the necessary means to further your career. We believe that training and education, combined with regular assessments and a personal development plan, will create the best environment for growth. If needed we also assist you with settling in your new home or finding the right school for your children. ATG will help in any way it can, including a relocation budget that is applicable for ATG staff as well as employees working at one of our clients.