15_Training Engineer
March 02, 2023

Training Engineer – F/M

ESSP, a private company with 7 major European Air Navigation Service Providers as shareholders, manages the operation and supports the adoption of the European Satellite Based Augmentation System to GPS: EGNOS.

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The adoption of this service is rapidly growing given it allows correcting the GPS signal and offers enhanced features with accurate positioning and integrity within safety-of-life services context such as public transportation.

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We are looking for a Training Engineer to organise, produce and deliver training to Monitoring & Control Centres operators and EGNOS equipment maintainers. If you have at least 5 years’ experience in space or aeronautical domains, then is position is for you!

Main responsibilities/activities:

Operational training activity:

- Maintenance and implementation of the management process for EGNOS operational training, for system operators and maintainers, and relevant ESSP staff;
- Creation of the training materials needed, based on documents provided by the industrial supplier, existing materials, and know-how of the company;
- Organisation and supervision of initial training, regular refresh, and specific ones for major changes
- Provision of necessary means: training plans, modules and materials, exercises, relevant platforms, simulator, etc.;
- Delivery of theoretical and practical training on sites hosting EGNOS equipment or Control Centres;
- Provision of support to other colleagues in charge of delivering these trainings on site;
- Maintenance of the database of operators/maintainers allowed to operate EGNOS system,
- The management of the supplier responsible for the provision/maintenance of the Web Based Training (WBT) tool and the Learning Management System (LMS);
- The supervision of the development and the maintenance of the training simulator.

Follow-up of the ATSEP1 certification:

For people working on the EGNOS system require ATSEP certification, requirement applicable to ESSP as an ANSP2, you will be in charge of ensuring the proper implementation of this requirement:

- Monitoring/maintaining the knowledge regarding the applicable regulations (in particular ATSEP certification for people concerned: operators, maintainers, potentially ESSP;

- Control the constraints linked to ATSEP certification are properly taken into account in the procedures,

- The organisation of ATSEP certifications, with the support of the entities concerned;

Monitoring the level of English:

As English is the working language, it is necessary to ensure that all staff involved have an adequate level of English. In this frame, you will be in charge of:

- Setting up English level assessments, adapted to the different situations;
- The implementation of corrective actions when necessary, with the support of the entities concerned;

Team support:

As a member of the operations coordination team, you will participate to: the management of project (new versions of EGNOS), writing and updating procedures, opeational qualification of control centers.

EGNOS V3: preparation of trainins for this major evolution, production of documents, training support and materials.

Project contributions and developments (out of EGNOS scope):

- Call for tenders: direct participation or support on topics requiring expertise on training activities;
- Participation in the implementation of training processes for future systems operated by the ESSP,

1 ATSEP: Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel
2 ANSP: Air Navigation Service Provider


The following skills will be assessed in your application:

- Communication skills, pedagogy, ease of speaking in public
- Ability to work in a team, show autonomy and initiative
- Ability to synthetize, global vision of a system and its constraints
- Knowledge of SBAS systems, and EGNOS operations in particular, would be appreciated
- Past experience with a LMS (Learning Management System) would be appreciated
- Skills in operating Microsoft software packages (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.).

Job Requirements:

Language: English (C1-C2) – CEFR

Engineering degree or equivalent

Available for punctual travels mainly in Europe

Subject exceptionally to constraints of minimum presence during normal vacation periods (July/August, Christmas, February, Easter)

Experience of at least 5 years in space or aeronautical domains

Experience in projects in an international context (European)

Human Resources information:
- 1st interview is held by the direct manager of the position you applied for (technical interview)
- 2nd interview is held by HR department

Element of package of remuneration:
- Variable: bonuses based on objectives
- Profit-sharing
- Teleworking: up to 2 days/week
- Tickets Restaurant (card)
- Family Health insurance
- Sustainable Mobility Package: Home/Office travels reimbursement if car sharing or bicycling

Please send your application file only by e-mail to the following address:

Job Location: Toulouse (France)

Type of Contract: Full time / Permanent

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