Software PA Support Engineer

  • Software PA Support Engineer

    Deadline for applications 16/09/2019

    For our client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for a Software PA Support Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Software Product Assurance Section.

Job overview

The European Space Agency is ATGs biggest client. They are an international organisation with 22 member states with sites in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, UK and Belgium. ESA is Europes gateway to Space!

For our client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for a Software PA Support Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Software Product Assurance Section.


Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the establishing of the programmatic and technical software PA requirements within the framework of the ESA Software policy;
  • Evaluate Contractors plans, technical specifications and efforts proposed for the execution of the S/W PA programme;
  • Monitor and evaluate S/W PA analyses, reports and technical notes;
  • Participate to project reviews, meetings, Configuration Control Boards, Non-conformance Review Boards and Software Review Boards;
  • Prepare design trade-offs, analyses and reports using metrics to support project decisions;
  • Participate to software product evaluations and process assessments;
  • Establish and maintain databases to track NCRs, RFWs, action items etc. as required;
  • Experience on (or knowledge of) the following areas would be considered as an asset for this position:;
  • Agile practices (e.g. Scrum Master / Product Owner;
  • other Agile frameworks as SAFE, Lean or Kanban);
  • Quality assurance for Machine Learning models;
  • Big Data software architectures and life-cycles;
  • Data quality assurance;
  • Cyber-security assurance, security evaluation and certification, ISO-27001;
  • Hands-on experience with static code analysis and tools;
  • Alternative software development life-cycles, continuous integration and tools.

Requirements

  • Masters degree in software engineering or computer science with background on space engineering;
  • Relevant professional work experience;
  • Familiarity with space product assurance practices together with a good working knowledge of appropriate working tools;
  • Practical experience in applying ECSS S/W standards;
  • Knowledge and proven experience in the following areas:;
  • Configuration management of complex systems;
  • Software engineering and PA in critical applications.

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.

Contact Olive Ordoña

Olive

"Be serious when necessary, but laugh when it’s there." That’s the motto I live by and the motto I try to convey to my candidates.

Email

olive.ordona@atg-europe.com

Phone

+31 6 1819 1421

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