Accreditation Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Oberpfaffenhofen
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Engineer
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DLR GfR mbH is a company providing reliable, safe and secure aerospace services. We operate and manage the constellation of Galileo satellites in the Galileo Control Center Oberpfaffenhofen on behalf of the European Commission. 
Our company headquarters is located in an area widely known as a holiday destination -  the five-lakes region in Upper Bavaria near Munich. At the space industry location in Oberpfaffenhofen, our around 250 employees work every day in international and interdisciplinary teams on the navigation for the future. Become a part of us!


  • Identification of non-compliances of applicable requirements of the corresponding GSOP products and services
  • Evaluation of the level of compliance and performance of cyber security requirements
  • Evaluation of the level of compliance and performance of Operational and Ground Infrastructure Requirements within the Galileo Project
  • Reporting on Requirement Verifications to the Customer
  • Risk reporting to the Security Manager
  • Preparation of Accreditation Data-Packages to Customer and German Authorities
  • Support to Accreditation Milestones of EC Representatives and German Authorities
  • Assessment and reporting of the effectiveness and efficiency of the information security management system
  • Participation in and reporting to board meetings
  • Reporting to Accreditation Team-Lead and GSOp Security Manager
  • Evaluation of the implementation of security measures
  • Contribution to and improvement of the Security Awareness program
  • Providing advice and assessments related to Security Requirements
  • Establishment of Documentation to present the results of the Accreditation Data-Pack on request
  • Create Statistics/Diagrams and Presentations and representative data regarding all requirements at any given time
  • Evaluate Security Documentation and the corresponding classification


  • University degree in a relevant field (Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Physics) or equivalent degree
  • Strong working experience in relevant field
  • Technical knowledge of IT systems and security mechanisms, preferred within space or defense programs
  • Knowledge of audit standards (such as ISO 27007) and audit techniques. ISACA CISA certification or equivalent
  • Knowledge of the Galileo program and the Galileo security architecture
  • Strong team-work ethic and ability to supervise audit activities
  • Strong skills in prioritization and organization
  • Very strong communicative skills to internal and external partners


  • Work-Life-Balance, e.g., through flexible working time models and mobile office options
  • 30 days annual leave and additional days off on 24.12., 31.12. and Shrove Tuesday
  • Trusting and appreciative cooperation as well as international Teamspirit
  • Varied personnel development program and individual career options
  • Employer-financed retirement plan
  • Membership with EGYM Wellpass (corporate fitness)


We have aroused your interest but you still have questions about the position? Then please contact us at recruiting@dlr-gfr.com!
  • Cornelia Nastas
  • HR Business Partner
  • Tobias Lämmermeyer
  • Head of Security Department