Cyber L2 Maintenance Engineer

Madrid, Spain, DLR Institute of Space Systems

[ 2752019]
Field(s) of expertise
Cyber Security Information Technology
Job type

About this job

As a core team member of the Galileo Service Operator (GSOp), DLR GfR mbH operates and manages the constellation of Galileo satellites from the Galileo Control Center in Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany (GCC-D).As a Cyber L2 Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for working on maintenance activities for the Galileo environments, with a particular focus on the GNSS Service Centre in Madrid. You will support and prepare the onset of L2 cybersecurity activities and support and sustain the normal day-to-day L2 tasks.


Within the first four months you will lead the activities for Cybersecurity support, for both L2 and L3:

  • Adaptation of L2/L3 maintenance service for Cyber security.
  • Providing support to Cybersecurity in the form of updates for integrated maintenance and troubleshooting environments.

In six months you will:

  • Actively support L2 service maintenance services at the GSC (GNSS Service Centre)
  • Coordinate and monitor the Cyber security tasks for Maintenance
  • Patch Management
  • Report and escalate security incidents



Good knowledge of and experience with:

  • Networks configuration and design
  • Systems administration (Linux and windows environment).
  • Virtualization technologies such as VMWare
  • Web environments: Drupal and WAFWs knowledge
  • Solid knowledge of cybersecurity

Our offer:

  • Collaboration in the European lighthouse project Galileo
  • Trusting and appreciative cooperation in an international environment
  • International team spirit
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Compatibility of career and family life e.g. through flexible working time models in the context of company requirements
  • Extra benefits such as awo lifebalance
  • A varied personnel development program
  • Individual career options (for example through secondments to partner agencies / enterprises abroad)
  • Employer-financed retirement plan
  • …and much much more