Project Manager Aero ground services (M/F)

Join Eutelsat and use your skills to contribute to innovative projects.

Eutelsat is one of the world's leading commercial satellite operators with a fleet of about 40 satellites.
As a space pioneer with over 40 years of experience, our mission is to provide satellite capacity.
Our satellites are used to broadcast television channels and packages, transmit news reports, provide broadband Internet access services and interconnect data networks.
All our efforts are aimed at providing the highest quality of service to our customers, based on 5 pillars:

  • The best of space to the earth
  • Global coverage for local connectivity
  • Technological excellence made accessible to all
  • A key position at the heart of telecom and audiovisual networks
  • Innovation, driving the connectivity of tomorrow


Eutelsat develops new satellite communication services and related telecommunications infrastructure. As Project Manager Aero ground services, you will contribute to the definition and deployment of such infrastructure as well as the evolution of the existing portfolio and services.
The position is within the Technical Department, more precisely the Technology, Architecture and Portfolio Unit in charge of ground and terminal engineering.


Your Main responsibilities

• After a more exploratory period where the candidate will contribute to the definition of Eutelsat Aero (In Flight Connectivity) solution, the candidate with be the Technical Project Manager for the introduction of Aero services in Eutelsat Advanced portfolio. This includes working closely with the Business Lines and Eutelsat partners.
• Global ownership for the technical definition of the Aero service, with co-ordination responsibility of all relevant experts from the department and management of the baseband vendors
• Support to sales and pre-sales on Aero business
• Preparation for the Aero service deployment in co-ordination with the ground operation departments.

You may have to travel in France or outside of France.


Your profile

• Master’s degree in Telecommunications, options in radio communications would be a plus.
• At least 10 years of experience in the Telecommunications sector, with at least 5 years of experience in the delivery of an In Flight Connectivity (IFC) service
• Technical expertise in IFC solutions
• Understanding of the IFC market and ecosystem

Key competencies

• Expertise in baseband infrastructure – either in satellite or cellular sector
• Good telecommunications understanding
• Autonomous, rigorous
• Fluent in English
• Good communication skills
• Team player
• Pro-active
• Positive mindset
• Demonstrates and develops interactions based on trust

What we offer:

• An international environment and multicultural teams: an attractive and responsible employer, Eutelsat relies on 1,200 employees from 50 countries who are committed to providing the best quality of service every day
• A stimulating sector of activity
• Issy les Moulineaux: modern premises just outside Paris
• 2 days a week of teleworking
• An attractive package including base salary + bonus

• Eutelsat is committed to integrating social and environmental issues into its activities as an essential element of successful operations. Eutelsat uses its satellite resources as the preferred infrastructure for bridging the digital divide, while striving to keep the space around the Earth uncluttered and clean in the implementation of its operations.

Be part of the adventure, apply now!


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