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[4x] Small Satellite Systems Engineer



Reference ARG_0621: Apply for this position.

Location: Torino (Italy), Argotec Headquarters


The Systems Engineer is responsible for satellite architecture, design, development, and qualification of small satellites.

System Engineer activities include, but are not limited to:

  • 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
  • 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
  • Ability to run analysis and reports
  • Very good knowledge of Italian and English languages


  • Previous experience in design, development and qualification of satellites with similar duties
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of satellite architecture and design
  • Experience in management of industrial activities including reviews.
  • Experienced knowledge of aerospace systems applicable standards, such as ECSS, MIL, NASA STD
  • Experienced knowledge of the NASA STD
  • Experienced Knowledge of DOORS or similar
  • Experienced knowledge of orbital dynamics and analyses with STK or similar


  • Knowledge of the Ground Segment utilization
  • Frequency and spectrum management
  • Knowledge of real-time/near real-time navigation

This announcement is aimed at both sexes, under laws 903/77 and 125/91, and to people of all ages and all nationalities, under legislative decrees 215/03 and 216/03.

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