Local Security Monitoring Engineer (m/f/d) | Munich, Germany

Permanent employee, Full-time · Munich SPO

Tasks and Responsibilities:
The Spaceopal (SPO) Local Security Monitoring (SECMON) Engineer is a member of the SPO Technical Team in the domain of the Security, supporting the Security Monitoring Manager in the activities of this domain.
The candidate participates in the management of Galileo’s SECMON processes. These processes include security monitoring and control activities performed by the SPO Operational Teams following processes defined at system level and tools provided by the operated infrastructures.
The activities are coordinated by the responsible of the SPO Security Team and include:
Support from a regulatory/programmatic point of view, verify and control the activities carried out by the local teams involved in the SECMON related activities
Interact with the local EUSPA representatives for the day-by-day activities, contribute to periodic or ad-hoc reports to EUSPA and to the relevant coordination activities
Contribute to the verification of the operational products and procedures developed by the SPO teams. It may include the participation to the system validation or simulation activities.
Contribute to the definition/refinement of analysis processes, to the definition of investigation methodologies and techniques for security events
Contribute to the verification of the supporting infrastructures during all the verification phases carried out by the operational teams, analysis of the offered capacities and definition of potential improvements
Contribute to the management of lesson learned processes
Participation in anomalies analysis, configuration changes and operational activities planning

Required Qualification and Experience:
Experience in similar activities, better if acquired in Space or Defence programs, or in highly security-sensitive commercial sectors (e.g. Finance).
Experience in the Galileo program, and especially knowledge of the Galileo-specific accreditation processes and methodology, will be a preferential factor.
In-depth knowledge and experience of methodologies involved in the security accreditation processes at national and international level.
Knowledge and experience in security risk assessment and management.
Knowledge and experience in system security documentation review.
Knowledge and experience in security inspections.
Knowledge of technologies involved in the cyber-protection of critical IT infrastructures

The job requires also
Fluent written and spoken English
Fluency in Italian and/or German and/or Spanish is appreciated, even if not mandatory
Strong attitude to team work, also leveraging resources not directly dependent on him/her
Fluency in standard office automation tool (word processing, spreadsheets, email, Internet, etc.)

Work location:
Spaceopal headquarter (Munich, Germany) and GCC-D (Oberpfaffenhofen, Munich, Germany).
With frequent missions in Europe and in particular to the GCC-I (Fucino, Italy) and /or GSC (Madrid, Spain).
  • 30 days annual leave 
  • Work-life-balance, e.g., through flexible working time models and mobile office options
  • Employer supported pension scheme
  • Employer supported canteen, free coffee & fruit service
  • Centrally located office 
  • Personal development and training options
  • Regular company and team events
  • International working environment, dynamic, multicultural and motivated teams
About us
Spaceopal is the prime service operations contractor for the European Galileo Satellite Navigation System and manages all Galileo Service Operations. The awarded European Commission (EC) contract to Spaceopal is more than just its satellites in space. Galileo Service Operations will provide high-quality positioning, navigation and timing services to users across the whole world as a civil-controlled service with guaranteed continuity of coverage.

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