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Role: Small Satellite System Engineer
Pay: To be defined on the basis of experience
Location: Turin (Italy)
Contract: Permanent

Main Responsibilities

The Systems Engineer is responsible for satellite architecture, design, development, and qualification of small satellites.
System Engineer activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Technical responsibility for system level activities
  • Day-to-day coordination with the Program Manager, Unit Heads, and Subsystem System Engineers
  • Generation of the system engineering plan, design and development plan, and verification plan
  • Definition and management of technical requirements and specifications
  • Supporting the definition of mission and operations deadlines
  • Management of system budgets
  • Lead the preparation of technical documentation for reviews with the customers, subcontractors, and suppliers
  • Review of technical documentation related to the system and subsystems
  • Support AIT, AIV and qualification activities
  • Support for NRB, CCB, and PCB
  • Support for risk assessment


  • 5-10 years of work experience in similar roles
  • High flexibility and team-working capability
  • Hands-on and proactive approach
  • Ability to work with tight schedules
  • Ability to coordinate a multidisciplinary and international team
  • Ability to run analysis and reports
  • Previous experience in design, development and qualification of satellites with similar duties
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of satellite architecture and design
  • Experience in management of industrial activities including reviews.
  • Experienced knowledge of aerospace systems applicable standards, such as ECSS, MIL, NASA STD
  • Experienced knowledge of the NASA STD
  • Experienced Knowledge of DOORS or similar
  • Experienced knowledge of orbital dynamics and analyses with STK or similar


  • Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering


  • Very good knowledge of Italian and English languages

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Alessandro Mereghetti at Line Up Aviation

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