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GNC Engineer

Electronic & Software Systems

Summary of Position

As part of the Electronic and Software Systems department of the company, you will guarantee the performance of the telemetry system as well as its functional and physical integration.

Your mission will include the following tasks:

• Guarantee the performance of the system by technically defining it, specifying the materials to be supplied and the tests to be conducted,

• Ensure justification of system design and integration into the launcher,

• Carry out dimensioning studies of the components of the flight GNC chain (sensors, actuators, computer),

• Carry out design studies of flight control algorithms (analysis of piloting strategies, verification of the feasibility of a mission with respect to this strategy, algorithmic design),

• Prepare and execute a test plan to qualify the system.


• Bachelor's degree in physics or an engineering discipline

• You have at least 3 years of experience in GNC in the aerospace or defense industry

• You have knowledge of inertial navigation, high-performing control loop and simulation software (MATLAB/Simulink or equivalent)

• You master one or more computing languages and can be quickly operational on languages such as ADA, C++ or Java.

• You have a culture on the space domain and basic knowledge in space mechanics

What's next ?

Once you submitted your resume and your cover letter to careers@venture-orbital.com, you enter in our hiring process :

·       We review your profile and offer you an interview if your profile matches with our expectations (with your future team leader and our CEO or CTO) ;

·       We send you a fictive case study to know more about your skills ;

·       We give you our final answer and collaborate together to match your expectations with your potential role ;

·       You join us in our HQ at Reims, France (45mn to Paris). We partner with a local housing agency to help you relocate. We also partner with local development agency to help your marriage partner to find a nearby job matching their profile and a nursery for your children.

Get to know us

Venture Orbital Systems provides a full spectrum of tailor-made solutions for nanosatellites’ operator in their path to space. We build Zephyr, our launcher tailored for their needs. We also gather related services - insurance, logistics, legal and more –to cover the submerged part of their journey. To deploy this global solution, we bring together junior, senior, technical and commercial profiles behind a same vision:  A smarter world where bold decisions can be taken thanks to the knowledge acquired from in-space activities.

Our Culture

At VOS, our success is powered by people and then technology. Collaboration and trust are the keys. This is why we ensure to have an inclusive workplace, accessible by everyone and supervised by a pro-active works council.  

We provide:

·       Health insurance, provided by Alan

·       Comprehensive teleworking policy

·       Sustainable mode of transportation incentives

·       Ticket Restaurant (meal vouchers)

·       Retirement plan under French law

·       Sick leave

·       7 weeks of paid vacation (paid leave + RTT)


Location: Reims, FRANCE

Starting in Early 2022

Contact: careers@venture-orbital.com

Venture Orbital Systems is committed to create a diverse environment where everyone regardless their sex, color, religion, origin, disability, age and other protected status have the ability to express their own talent and personality. Even if you don't fulfill 100% of qualifications don't hesitate to apply to the position.

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