Select Page

Turin, Italy

Senior Small Satellite Systems Engineer

Expires: ASAP


Job Overview

We are looking for a Senior Small Satellite System Engineer on behalf of our client for their location in Turin, Italy. The Systems Engineer is responsible for satellite architecture, design, development, and qualification of small satellites.

The successful applicant will be employed by our Client.
The successful candidate will be tasked with, but not limited to:

Questions about this position?

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Technical responsibility for system level activities;
  • Day-to-day coordination with the Program Manager, Unit Heads, and Subsystem System Engineers;
  • Generation of the system engineering plan, design and development plan, and verification plan;
  • Definition and management of technical requirements and specifications;
  • Supporting the definition of mission and operations deadlines;
  • Management of system budgets;
  • Lead the preparation of technical documentation for reviews with the customers, subcontractors, and suppliers;
  • Review of technical documentation related to the system and subsystems;
  • Support AIT, AIV and qualification activities;
  • Support for NRB, CCB, and PCB;
  • Support for risk assessment.


Master's degree in Aerospace Engineering;
5-10 years of work experience in similar roles;
Experience in management of industrial activities including reviews;
Experience with frequency and spectrum management;
Previous experience in design, development and qualification of satellites with similar duties;
Knowledge of aerospace systems applicable standards, such as ECSS, MIL, NASA STD;
Knowledge of the NASA STD;
Knowledge of DOORS or similar;
Knowledge of orbital dynamics and analyses with STK or similar;
Knowledge of the Ground Segment utilization;
Knowledge of real-time/near real-time navigation;
Demonstrate a good understanding of satellite architecture and design;
Ability to run analysis and reports;
High flexibility and team-working capability;
Hands-on and proactive approach;
Ability to work with tight schedules;
Ability to coordinate a multidisciplinary and international team;
Very good knowledge of Italian and English languages.

Join the Brighest Minds is powered by ATG Europe

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.