Lead Software Verification & Validation Engineer for CO2M Payload Processing (m/w/d)

Referenz: J22125
Ort / Standort: Headquarter \ Darmstadt \ Germany
Anmeldeschluss für Bewerbungen: 30.09.2022 23:59 CET
Kategorie: Software Solutions

Telespazio Germany GmbH is the first choice European aerospace company for ICT and engineering solutions and services. We combine 40 years of experience in high-technology markets, where trust and quality are essential. With more than 400 employees in Germany, we shape the future of aerospace together – and beyond. Our staff play a key role in determining our success through their qualifications, motivation, enthusiasm, different cultural backgrounds and their sense of teamwork.

The Position

Welcome to Space: We are looking for a Software Engineer with experience in Verification & Validation of complex software systems.

You will lead our Verification and Validation (V&V) activities for the L0/L1/L2 Instrument Processing Facility (IPF) for the upcoming exciting EUMETSAT CO2M (“Sentinel-7”) mission. Specifically, you will be responsible for refining the V&V concept, coordinate all testing activities and to lead the formal process of software acceptance – both at factory level as well as on customer premises (EUMETSAT).

You should have fun working in a team and being keen to contribute to the success of major future Earth Observation missions!


And yes, it is really cool to work on space projects!


This full-time and permanent position with an immediate starting date is based at our headquarters in Darmstadt, combined with partial presence at EUMETSAT.


Do you want us to invest in you? We are looking forward to meeting you! 



  • Lead the Verification & Validation of the CO2M instrument processing facilities (IPF) for L0, L1 and L2 products;
  • Support the integration of the CO2M IPFs into the operational processing infrastructure at EUMETSAT;
  • Liaise with subcontractors and the customer to ensure a smooth completion of tasks.


  • University degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Remote Sensing, or other relevant discipline.

Essential Skills

  • Good knowledge of Software Verification & Validation processes and Requirement Management (preferably according to ECSS standards);
  • Overview of scientific payload data processing concepts (L0-L2);
  • Working knowledge with DOORS;
  • Comfortable with taking ownership of tasks.

Desirable Skills

  • Feeling confident working with Linux;
  • Good practice in a scripting or higher programming language (e.g. Python or C++ );

Your Benefits of joining us

  • Work-life balance: Flexible working hours, home office, sabbatical (time off for travelling around the world, extended parental leave, further education, etc.), option to work part time;
  • Financial benefits: Company pension plan, net wage optimisation programme including IT / bicycle leasing, discounted annual ticket for public transport, employer loans, etc.;
  • Employee recommendation scheme: We are grateful when our employees support us in finding new recruits. You will receive a bonus of 1,500 EUR to 3,000 EUR per successful recommendation;
  • Relocation support: We offer our newcomers a relocation lump sum and support you in finding a suitable new home as well as in finding a school or nursery for your children and much more. Should need be, this can even include support in the search for a job for your partner.
  • Career development: For us, further education and training are an essential part of people management, because this is the only way we can achieve our goal, namely a long-term and successful work relationship with you. Would you like to change your professional focus and work on other projects or change geographically? We will support you here as well.
  • Company event and activities: We have BBQs, Christmas parties and TGIF (Thank God It's Friday) events. On top of that, we organise team-building events and events internal to departments to promote team spirit. Let us know if you have creative ideas for corporate events or new initiatives that you would like to introduce to our company culture, no matter whether they are of artistic or technical nature.


Are you equally inspired by our visions and dreams? Get in touch with us today and send us your application! 

Your HR Contact for this position is Raphael Rossato.


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