Proposal Manager Satellite Ground Systems (m/f/d)

Bremen, Germany, OHB System AG [req842]

Field(s) of expertise
Aerospace Engineering
Job type

About this job

The team Future Programs for Satellite Ground Systems takes care of all proposal activities related to ground segments of space systems. Our key competence is in the area of the flight operation segments for different types of missions like reconnaissance or satellite communication. It also includes the payload data ground segments composed of a processing infrastructure in a cloud environment and algorithms. The context of our work reaches from different types of space segment (LEO to GEO, micro to large satellites) to ground station and antenna technology.


Your activities will range from developing future project ideas and business cases to managing and writing proposals. Some example are:

Definition of concepts for products, services and complete ground segments
Creating a network of contacts to customers, potential scientific and industrial partners, colleagues within the whole OHB Group
Contributing to studies, R&D projects, space system proposals (technical and commercial)

Your main responsibilities will be promoting and managing proposal projects by:

Preparing activities like scouting for opportunities, identifying and initiating R&D, industrial teaming, budget allocation to tasks
Coordinating the creation and writing parts of technical proposals, management proposals, implementation proposals, service proposals


University degree in Space System Engineering, Physics, Information Technology or a related engineering area
At least first, preferably profound, professional experience in one of the following areas: system engineering, software development, space system operations, project management, business development
Capability to present in front of customers and colleagues
Motivation to do what is needed to get things done
Ability to work independently to gather knowledge and skills required
Ability to work in a team and collaborate with team members
Fluency in spoken English and professional in writing (B2), preferably fluency in spoken German and professional in writing (B2)

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