Careers With UAE's Satellite Specialists

Why Join Yahsat?

Want to take your career sky high? Join a team committed to spreading global connectivity that advances humanity. We unlock Emirati potential and attract the world’s best talent in order to support the UAE’s ambition to lead the space industry.




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Would You Like a Career in Space?

Get to know Yahsat's family stories

Abdalla's story

“My family, especially the young ones, love to associate the word space with what I do “like… daddy is doing space stuff”

Alia's story

“In my spare time I love painting, horse riding and playing the piano… I guess you could say I’m a creative at heart.”

Mohit's story

“For the past 8 years in Yahsat, I have learned that nothing is impossible if you dare to dream and work hard for it”

Job Openings

Job Description

The Network Engineers will be employed within the Yahsat Military Network Control Centre (NCC) and will be responsible for the 24/7 operation and management of the Yahsat Military system. They will be expected to resolve all AS baseband issues up to level 3, only delegating non baseband AS tasks or level 4 tasks to other OM&T teams, or external service providers.

Network Engineers will be responsible for managing the MNOC and its shift during non-working hours, part of this responsibility is to ensure effective and thorough handovers are conducted at every shift handover.

  • English – Berlitz Level 6, IELTS 5.0, TOEFL 500 or equivalent
  • Cisco certificates are preferable “CCNA, CCNP”
  • Higher degree in Telecommunication Systems or computer Networking
Job Description

Provide VSAT installation and troubleshooting support to YahService Clients. Setup, configure, test, and troubleshoot terminals and connectivity. Creates tracks and completes helpdesk tickets/resolutions.

  • English – Berlitz Level 6, TOEFL 500, IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
  • Diploma/Degree in Computer Science and other Technical related qualification
  • 5+ years’ experience in Satellite Communication & Engineering.
  • Military SATCOM experience desirable
Job Description

Support the VP managing the projects, resources, and timelines supervising the team and also been hands on to deliver efficiently all requirements needed to growth the “Data driven” concept inside the company.

  • Collect key reporting and analysis requirement from Business users.
  • Manage the relations between BI and source systems owners.
  • Project management for all BI Initiatives (timeline, risks, workarounds, budget, resources)
  • Manage the weekly status meeting between supervisor and the team
  • Supervises the work activities of BI Team.
  • Hands on operation helping the team delivering reports, extractions and dashboards
  • Execute any other tasks as assigned by the direct supervisor.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration or related area
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Business Intelligence or Project management or IT.
  • Satellite Telecommunication is nice to have, preferable experience in BI and project management experience.
  • Solid background with Business Intelligence and project management tools
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills


Job Description

To support current mobile satellite data and voice  platforms,  to support development of new mobile satellite solutions and products.

  • Engineering of Core Network requirements tocater for Yahsat/Thuraya mobile satellite platforms and solutions
  • Provide technical support to Commercial team on new solutions and core network features
  • Engagement with 3rd party vendors, partners and internal teams to help expand and enhance Yahsat/Thuraya mobile satellite solution
  • Support of the operation team as needed in the provision of testing and/or network setup as required
  • Provide technical assessment for 3rd party vendors solutions
  • Participate in solution procurement, installation and integration processes

  • BS in Electronics/Communications Engineering
  • 8 years or more technical experience on mobile telecom industry.