Spacecraft Operations Preparation Engineer (m/w/d) [OPEN ENDED]

Job title: Spacecraft Operations Preparation Engineer

Customer: EUMETSAT (European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites)

Location of work: Darmstadt, Germany

Due date for application: OPEN

Preferred start date: Flexible

What we offer?

● Flexibility to support various sub-systems and payloads → you will be able to develop further experience in your current area of expertise or develop expertise you wish you had;

● The Service Team in charge of supporting routine operations is also in charge of supporting the operations preparation → you will gain invaluable experience in all phases of this space project including the support to LEOP, commissioning and end of life;

● A permanent employment in a fast growing and energetic company looking at shaking the Space Industry;

● Very good salary package and evolution possibilities;

The ideal candidate:

In addition to having a university degree in a relevant technical discipline or the equivalent work experience, the applicant shall have experience in at least the following attributes:

● Experience of Spacecraft Operations, spinning and/or 3-axis stabilised spacecraft with responsibility for one or more platform subsystems or instruments during operational validation, LEOP, commissioning or routine operations phases;

● Experience of Spacecraft Operations Preparation, with responsibility on development and validation of operational baseline (procedures, database etc.) including validation tools (e.g. S/C simulator) and ground segment M&C facilities;

● Experience in satellite performance monitoring and reporting aspects including anomaly analysis and solving in liaison with satellite industry, procedure change control and configuration management processes;

● Experience in the operation or development of satellite ground segment facilities, in particular procedure development, monitor and control, mission planning, on-board software management, performance analysis, configuration management and simulator facilities.

Are you up to the challenge of a new opportunity to evolve your career?

Send your CV to: jonothan.mackay@exostaff.de