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SatComms Software Architect

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
3 Feb 2024
Job order - J1023-0067 - Permanent Full Time Title SatComms Software Architect Category Architecture City Various, UK Wide - Various, United Kingdom Job Description SatComms Software Architect

Position Description
Elevate your potential with CGI, a global technology service provider and premier business consultancy recognized by Forbes Magazine as a top 100 employer. Our mission is rooted in evolution, excelling in intricate challenges. Collaborating directly with our clients, we employ innovative technologies to revolutionize, empower, safeguard, and deliver critical mission systems.

CGI is a leading provider of ground segment software and IT for space missions. We support some of the most advanced satellite systems in the world, designing and supporting ground segment command and data processing systems, as well as network architecture. This is an opportunity to join a growing team supporting the development of operational mission-critical systems.

We are looking for an architect to support software solutions developed with our customers. Our solutions cover network management, operations support, and mission planning, often using cutting edge optimization techniques.

Your future duties and responsibilities
You will be joining an existing architecture team as a senior member and will work across projects with existing clients as well as responding to RFPs with potential new clients. CGI also offers an extensive range of training and on-the-job support to help members to develop their domain expertise.

The Software Architect is responsible for defining the solution and system architecture (including models, decisions, validation, evolution and delivery support), working with the customer and any subcontractors to identify, trade-off and design the overall architecture. Architects assist with the overall strategy and business chase activities, working with multiple stakeholders. As well as developing the overall architecture the Software Architect will also create high level artefacts to be delivered to the customer.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
- Extensive Software Solutions Architecture
- Experience in Satellite Systems command and data processing, OSS/BSS, satellite modem/terminal software, or VSAT platforms
- Demonstrated ability to take responsibility for a solution and taking into account strategic and tactical aspects
- Experience in designing high level architectures using standardized approaches and tools, requirements management and Technical Specifications
- Experience of writing detailed designs based on high level architectures
- Experience of the development and testing lifecycle
- Experience of developing to stringent standards (Space, Defence standards etc)
- Ability to lead others in technical work

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees members because they are CGI shareholders and owners, and, as owners, we enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are todayone of the worlds largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where everyone belongs, and we collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal opportunity employer, we empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGIwhere your ideas and actions make a difference.

  • Satellite Communications
  • Satellite Communications
  • Solutions Architecture
  • Technical Architecture
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  • Job Reference: 1227961100-2
  • Date Posted: 3 February 2024
  • Recruiter: CGI
  • Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: On Application