Systems Engineer

Toulouse, France, Serco Europe [2161]

Field(s) of expertise
Earth Observation Space Systems Engineering
Job type

About this job

Serco is a trusted provider of services to National Space Agencies and the European Space Agency (ESA), we have over 40 years’ experience supporting the space sector and providing services for all stages of our customer’s space missions.

We are recruiting a System Engineer to join our team based in CNES, in Toulouse, France.


  • Audit and analysis of existing systems and risk analysis
  • Design of new systems responding to strong operational constraints
  • Design of the software architecture at the functional and technical level according to the different needs expressed
  • Regular consistency checks between actual implementation and the recommended architecture model
  • Support and advice to project implementation
  • Internal coordination and team management
  • Technology monitoring/benchmark


  • BSc or equivalent in a relevant discipline
  • 3+ years’ experience in Systems Engineering
  • Proven experience in the field of complex system design and integration
  • Proven experience in several environments and different computer languages
  • Ability to analyse functional needs and translate them into technical solutions
  • Ability to manage a development team
  • Ability to carry out test and acceptance phases
  • Proactive Problem solving attitude
  • Fluent in French

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of Earth Observation satellite data product formats
  • Knowledge of remote sensing algorithms
  • Knowledge of Copernicus program

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