Employment Opportunities

GNSS time and frequency software engineer

Ref.: 1207

Experience: 1-2 years
Country: Spain
City:  Madrid - Tres Cantos


We at GMV are looking for a GNSS time & frequency engineer to join a young, talented and international group working on products to do with the generation of time-frequency features and distribution using various technologies such as GNSS, atomic clocks and time and network protocols. Your main duties will be:

  • Carrying out projects with the European Space Agency (ESA), the European Commission (EC), and the European GNSS Agency (GSA) and collaborating in the preparation of new proposals for all three.
  • Development and maintenance of commercial products.
  • Direct customer liaison (including attendance of meetings in Europe).
  • Taking part in international congresses and giving papers.

Are you up for the challenge?


- Qualification: Telecommunications or IT graduate

- Level of English: Advanced

- Technical knowledge:

  • Network and protocol architecture
  • Time synchronization with NTP
  • International timescales (TAI, UTC, etc)
  • Clock stability analysis (MTIE, TDEV, ADEV, etc)

- Desirable knowledge:

  • Python and UNIX programming
  • Timing protocols (PTP, White Rabbit, etc.)