Thales Alenia Space Schweiz AG in Zurich, with its 70 employees, is the Swiss branch of the internationally operating Thales Alenia Space, which has been developing, integrating, testing and operating innovative and complex space systems for more than 40 years. Thales Alenia Space Switzerland technologies and products are used in the exploration of our solar system and the cosmos, earth observation and satellite telecommunications.
At our location in Zurich in Switzerland, we are searching for a new member in space travel as
You will enjoy having this responsibility:
Lead the embedded software and digital signal processing activities throughout the complete development cycle from conceptual design to qualification of our products.
It also involves the following tasks:
Being responsible for embedded software solution as you are acting as the point of contact for software development and shadowing as well as software verification strategies Analysis of processing needs and critical dimensioning of processing units (e.g. micro-processors, FPGA, etc...) in collaboration with solution architect and design responsible.
Analyze, develop, specify the dimensioning of processing units for space units and unit checkout equipment
Contribute to the conceptual and detailed development of digital electronics with a specialized view on processing elements (MCU, FPGA, DSP) and related requirements
Maintain the know-how on processing elements and act as local point of contact within the THALES network
Apply industrial and space standards (ECSS and similar)
Act as work package (WP) manager for software development and integration WP executed by subcontractors
Establish and maintain systematic for software and as well as coding configuration and support process development/continuous improvement
Support of commissioning and test activities involving processing units and contribute to test automation strategy
Technical education (university degree) in electronics engineering, information technology engineering or similar
Experience with embedded software and firmware development and testautomation in association with hardware elements development
Strong background with software development for space systems is preferred
Project management experience related to software engineering might be a benefit
Good understanding of engineering processes in terms of improvement and process strategy
Strong communication and collaboration skills combined with team working focus
A structured, methodical working method as well as the ability to proactively find solutions
You want to learn more? The Talent Acquisition Team is looking forward to hearing from you.
Phone: +49 (0)7156 353 36203
We look forward to receiving your application via our workday career portal:
Senior Embedded Software and Processing Engineer (m/f/d) (myworkdayjobs.com)
Look forward to the collegial climate of a Swiss SME and the international reach of a global corporation with employment conditions that leave nothing to be desired. Thales lives diversity in everyday life, values work-life balance and where possible enables flexible working.
For more information on Thales as an employer, visit www.thalesgroup.com