Careers

At Thuraya, we believe our people are the key to our success. Our achievements are attributed to the dedication and ingenuity of our employees. We have been strengthening our team by attracting and retaining the brightest talents from around the world - highly motivated individuals who thrive in a dynamic working environment, and are passionate about their ideas.

A healthy work environment fosters fresh ideas which leads to greater innovation. Our purpose is to save and improve lives through the work we do every day; whether it is through customer service, transformative ideas that have the power to propel innovation and fuel deeper collaboration or disruptive technological developments.

Do you have what it takes for a career in satellite? Join us.

Experienced Professionals Are you ready to take your career beyond the normal boundaries? Take your career to the next level with us. Check below for our list of the latest vacancies.

UAE Nationals As we expand our business into new markets and new segments, we are looking for experienced professionals and fresh graduates from the UAE who will help us achieve our ambitions.
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Experienced Professionals and fresh graduates Check below for our list of the latest vacancies. Alternatively, you can send your application to Thuraya Employment.

Internship program Help us take space innovation to the next level and put your talent to the test. Whatever your role, you’ll receive world-class training and development. Please click here to download our brochure. Send your applications to: internships@thuraya.com.

Summer Internships We also offer summer placements for university students in various departments and offices. These vary from one to two month programs. Send your applications to: internships@thuraya.com.

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  • Asst Engineer Product & Solution Development

    To manage the activities related to the Product and solutions Development Section, activities related to User Terminal Development and related to business support on all the User Terminals once the products are delivered. To test and support product development with the concerned sections and have a regular updated status of the same for all products and solutions handled by the department. To answer the queries and design issues related to the implementation of approved 3rd party developer’s products / developments.
  • Communications Manager

    To support the planning and execution of Thuraya’s communications strategy with the objective to raise the company’s brand awareness primarily within the UAE and in Arabic speaking region. Promote the company’s programs and activities, improve the brand awareness, support Thuraya Thought Leadership and increase the visibility of its products and solutions. Identify challenges and emerging issues faced by the organization and work with staff to recognize internal and external communication opportunities and solutions, and define and execute appropriate strategies in the Middle East to support them.
  • Corporate IT Support Administrator

    Under general supervision, works as head of the IT support team. He/she will take specific responsibility for the day to day management of the help desk which provides support and guidance to all company computer users.
  • Data Mining Analyst

    Develop BI capabilities that will allow Thuraya to make proactive and knowledge driven decisions. Responsible for supporting the business intelligence function particularly in data mining, data model development and predictive modeling.
  • Engineer, Gateway Development

    To support the development and implementation activities of Thuraya Gateway Infrastructure Development and Expansion projects, related to GS-AOC, to ensure successful implementation as per Thuraya standards and strategy
  • Engineer, Product & Solution Development

    To manage the activities related to the Product and solutions Development Section, activities related to User Terminal Development and related to business support on all the User Terminals once the products are delivered. To supervise and manage project with the concerned sections and have a regular updated status of the same as well as leading with User Terminal projects assigned by the product’s life cycle management. To answer the queries and design issues related to the implementation of approved 3rd party developer’s products / developments.
  • Engineer, Spectrum Management

    To monitor development of the frequency management plans and ensure conformance with specifications and parameters laid down in the contract and assist in resolution of any deviations.
  • Office Administrator

    Perform professional level administrative duties involving an extensive knowledge of office procedures in line with the company’s policy. Under direct supervision of the immediate supervisor, exercise a fair amount of independent decision-making relating to the day-to-day operations and functions of the office.
  • Regulatory Officer

    Assist Regulatory Manager in providing expertise in the area of ITU Radio Regulations and those of the regulatory bodies of key administrations pertaining to the management of the radio spectrum. To support desired development of Thuraya satellite positions.
  • Senior Interconnection Coordinator

    To ensure business objectives and strategic goals are met through managing relations with interconnect carriers & premium services and contents partners in order to maximize current business opportunities as well as commercialize new business opportunities.
  • Senior Network Operator

    To operate and monitor satellite bus and payload and radio frequency subsystems effectively and efficiently based on the recommended operating procedures to meet the company objective of satellite system high availability
  • Student Intern

    We are looking for a highly-motivated and creative students currently enrolled in undergraduate programs with a focus in the fields of Engineering, Information Technology, Human Resources, Finance, Legal, and Marketing & Business Administration. The ideal candidate must have outstanding communication skills and the ability to successfully navigate in a dynamic environment.