Security Engineers

GSA - European GNSS Agency (Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency)

Security Engineers

GSA - European GNSS Agency (Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency)

Prague, Czech Republic

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) is responsible for the operations and service provision for the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) EGNOS and Galileo. By developing a new generation of GNSS, Europe is laying the foundation for new high-technology industry development, leading to job creation and economic growth. These European flagship space programmes, which embody what can be achieved when Europe works together, are already bringing real benefits to people and business in Europe and around the world. The European GNSS infrastructure includes approximately worldwide 30 sites for Galileo and 50 sites for EGNOS.

We're currently looking to recruit Security Engineers with the following profiles:

  • Service Security Engineer;
  • Service Security Operations Engineer.

Responsibilities:

The Service Security Engineer is going to ensure security support for the development and implementation of services provided by the Components. The main tasks include:

  • Support the establishment/update of the services roadmap and associated implementation plans with respect to security aspects;
  • Ensure the execution of the service implementation plan by defining the security areas of the service development, deployment and validation plan;
  • Lead services specific security engineering activities and security requirements documentation under the responsibility of the Agency;
  • Propose and maintain security requirements for the provision of the services for the Component(s), including their flow-down to the relevant elements (system, user segment, operations) as well as monitoring and review of their implementation;
  • Contribute to the implementation of the provisions of the relevant legislation (such as Decision 1104/2011 on the access to Galileo Public Regulated Service);
  • Contribute to the accreditation files related to service accreditation milestones;
  • Contribute to the service strategy, policy and international agreements in support to the European Commission and Member States;
  • Provide technical support to the European Commission for the activities of the different Security Boards and associated working groups;
  • Provide expertise for the coordination of Member States' actions on aspects related to the governmental services (such as Galileo Public Regulated Service);
  • Contribute to the definition of Guidelines for the implementation of governmental services management rules in the Member States in compliance with the applicable rules (like the Common Minimum Standards for Galileo Public Regulated Service);
  • Provide technical support to the Competent Authorities for the relevant governmental services (such as the Galileo PRS participants' CPAs).

The role of the Service Security Operations Engineer is to oversee the security of the operations of the various components of the EU space programme. The main tasks include:

  • Develop the security aspects of the Service Provision, the Concept of Operation of the Component(s);
  • Assess and update the security documentation pertaining to the operations of the Component(s), such as the security operating procedures;
  • Implement the security baseline for the operational actors under the Agency responsibility;
  • Oversee the security aspects of exploitation contracts, associated milestones and reviews;
  • Contribute to the maintenance and update of the Agency Statement of Compliance to the applicable security requirements with regard to operational security activities; report on possible waivers or potential deviations;
  • Follow up on security events, anomalies or incidents affecting service provision;
  • Provide advice and recommendations to foster the security of operations;
  • Liaise with stakeholders (EC, ESA, Member States, Industry) participating in the Component(s);
  • Provide technical support to the European Commission for the activities of the different Security Boards and associated Working Groups;
  • Prepare reports on activities related to the security of operations.

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