After 7 years of continuous and rapid growth, ESSP is now calling for applications for GALILEO!


This is your chance! Join the team who is getting ready to operate the Galileo Ground Mission Segment!

ESSP (European Satellite Services Provider), a private company with 7 major European Air Navigation Service Providers as shareholders, manages the operations and delivers the services of EGNOS, the European Satellite Based Augmentation System to GPS. 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.

GNSS Satellite Navigation Services

Galileo Ground Mission Segment and GNSS Service Centre

By year end, ESSP may provide the Galileo Ground Mission Segment services in Italyoperate the  GNSS Service Centre (GSC) and provide support and services to the Galileo users from Madrid, in liaison with Airbus Defence and Space, in the frame of the Galileo Service Operator (GSOp) contract by the GSA (the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency).

In this context, ESSP is identifying potential candidates for its future activities as of December 2016 in three locations:

Fucino (Italy)
at the Galileo Control Centre.

ESSP is seeking engineers, experts and managers to contribute to:

    Ground Mission Segment (GMS)

    • GMS Support Engineers
    • Network Engineers (Ground Data Distribution Network, Galileo Network Monitoring Facility)
    • Mission Controllers
    • Mission Engineers
    • Ground Operators
    • Ground Support Specialists

Toulouse (France)

    • E-Learning Development Engineer

Madrid (Spain)
at the GNSS Service Centre.

The GSC will act as the single interface to the Galileo OS and CS users, for the activities related to:

  • User support activities

    • User interfaces management
    • Service Status information
    • Specific Open and Commercial
    • Service functionalities

    User service activities

    • Service development
    • Service adoption
    • Service evolution

    Transversal technical functions

    • Project Control
    • Quality Management
    • Security Management

ESSP is looking for talents to embark on Galileo.

This is your chance to join us!

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