EPS-SG Data Processing Engineer

  • Reference DED-HP-3601
  • Location Darmstadt, Germany
  • Closing date 22 September 2017
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HE Space is a successful international space company. For over 35 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for an EPS-SG Data Processing Engineer to support our customer in Germany.

EPS-SG Data Processing Engineer

Key Tasks and Responsibilities                      

As part of the Data Processing Team, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • In Phase C/D contributing to:
    • Procurement of data processing elements by advising on technical solutions and by reviewing documentation to confirm its compliance with the requirements;
    • Management of the requirements baseline for data processing elements;
    • Refinement of ICDs;
    • Testing, integration and acceptance of data processing elements;
  • In Phase E contributing to:
    • Maintenance activities, including characterisation of system component behaviour against required performance, proposal and implementation of system alterations (including component modification);
    • Evolution activities, including conceptual design, requirements specification, functional modelling, system analysis, and concept development to support increased performance, rationalisation of components, and cost reduction;
  • Review of System, Space Segment and Ground Segment documentation;
  • Participation in formal reviews and technical meetings at System and Ground Segment level;
  • Review of documentation dealing with technical evolutions of the EUMETSAT infrastructure.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • University degree in the engineering, physics, or software engineering
  • Preparation of requirements, design, interfaces and testing documentation for data processing systems for Earth Observation missions;
  • Data processing for high data rates missions;
  • L1/L2 processing software for Earth Observation missions;
  • Requirements engineering process, including relation between requirements, ICDs, design and testing documentation;
  • Knowledge of IBM DOORS, ECSS and CCSDS standards would be an asset;
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.

This job is located in Darmstadt. We welcome applicants who are available from January 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send us your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Ms Agnieszka Iwanczuk at jobs@hespace.com, quoting job DED-HP-3601 before 22-Sep-17.

An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!

Please note: Due to work permit requirements for this position, please apply only if you are citizen of a European Union state or if you are eligible to obtain a work permit for Germany.

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Agnieszka Iwanczuk
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