Share this Job
Apply now »

Engineer, Gateway Services Global

Requisition Number:  16696
Contract Type:  Permanent

Betzdorf, LU



As The Engineer, Gateway Services Global you will be a key member of the SES Technology Ground Infrastructure team providing expertise in the Order-to-fulfilment domain, mainly Service Design, Implementation, and Commissioning at SES Gateways.

Your activities will include the active collection, as well as definition of technical requirements and processes for implementing Service platforms.

A further part of the role is in the lead-to-order domain with focus on providing customer focussed technical proposals for the services.




  • Design, specify and implement services (Data & Video) at SES Gateway and Teleport locations for High Throughput satellites, Widebeam GEO satellites and MEO satellites and other missions;
  • Lead technical coordination for end-to-end RF service commissioning at global SES Gateway locations across internal teams and customer representatives;
  • Define, specify and report on Key Performance Indicators applicable to Service Fulfilment and Service Assurance for SES Gateways and Teleports;
  • Define and lead implementation of Continuous Service Improvements initiatives and monitor results;
  • Design subsystems and implement RF earth station equipment including antennas, HPA’s, switch matrix, up/down converters, modulators, inter-facility connection equipment and Co-lo space;
  • Design, specify, and manage the integration of measurement, communications and monitoring and control systems (including Service IOT and M&C Systems);
  • Perform transmission analysis, in particular link budget calculations and studies in support of business development and customer services;
  • Define and specify building and IP infrastructure as required for such ground-based systems;
  • Handle budgets, procurements, manage installations and the operational handover of ground segment, services and communications systems;




  • Effective organizational skills with high attention to details and multitasking;
  • Ability to set priorities, be flexible and to deliver under time constraints, to take initiative and to operate without direct supervision;
  • High sensitivity to clients’ needs and capacity to find solutions to complex technical problems and overcome obstacles to deliver a high quality of service;
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills that include the ability to present highly technical concepts in non-technical terms, and ability to work collaboratively with fellow team members;
  • Self-motivated and sound aptitude for continuous technical learning.




  • BSc or MSc degree in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering degree or similar;
  • Minimum 2 to 4 years experience in the Satellite communications domain as Development Engineer, Systems Engineer, Test & Integration Engineer, NOC/Teleport Operator, and/or Project Manager (a combination of education and experience will be considered);
  • Experience in RF measurement techniques, test and verification of ground stations, and auxiliary systems;
  • Moderate proficiency with MS Office package (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio) required;
  • Moderate proficiency with Autocad and Excel VBA are an asset;
  • Fluency in English (oral and written).





  • Ability to travel internationally from time to time (10% of the time).






In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we ofer you a truly global opportunity in an exciting industry and all the support you'll need for both your professional and personal development.  But most of all, we offer a truly unique opportunity to play your part in making a difference for those who need it most.  We strive to uphold honesty, transparency and courage in everyting we do.  We're proud to belong to the SEs team and collaborate towards success.



Good to know: 


SES is an Equal Opportunity employer, committed to workplace diversity & inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or other characteristics protected by local, state, or federal law.


SES is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer


Apply now »