Recruiting for Telecommunications Satellites

Ontario, Canada, Airbus [10461126 AJ EN EXT 1]

Field(s) of expertise
Telecommunications Engineering
Job type

About this job

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world’s leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide. Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other’s expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary – on the ground, in the sky and in space.


Airbus is seeking talent for projects we have secured and those we are pursuing including Telesat LEO. Driven by the rapid growth in demand for global high-speed broadband connectivity, Telesat is developing an ambitious and highly innovative Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite constellation to address the needs of underserved markets.

Telesat’s LEO constellation will enable economical fiber-quality broadband anywhere and has a wholesale business model, providing services to, inter alia, aero/marine service providers, mobile network operators, enterprise connectivity providers and internet service providers. Telesat’s LEO constellation will seamlessly integrate with terrestrial networks and offer a unique value proposition:

  • high throughput,
  • low cost,
  • low latency,
  • global land and ocean connectivity,
  • plug-and-play network,
  • flexible and focused capacity, and
  • unmatched resilience.

The project is truly ground breaking and at the forefront of technological development in telecom both on ground and in space. Its inherent efficiency relies notably on advanced on-board processing, large direct radiating antennas, optical inter-satellite links and a revolutionary system resource management layer that dynamically orchestrates the global system and its resources.If you love incredible challenges, join this ambitious journey and join Airbus !


We are looking for candidates with any levels of experience in:

  • End to End System and Radio Communication architects,
  • Large system IVQ (Integration Validation & Qualification) experts,
  • Large & complex Network architects,
  • Ground RF and Baseband systems experts,
  • Satellite Systems architects,
  • Communication Payload architects,
  • Active antennas architects,
  • Satellite bus architects,
  • Procurement and Supply chain,
  • Cybersecurity and secure communication architects,
  • Ground control and operations experts,
  • Software developers (real time, applied mathematics).

This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.

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