Monitoring Applications Engineer

  • Reference DED-HP-3602
  • Location Darmstadt, Germany
  • Closing date 22 September 2017
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HE Space is a successful international space company. For over 30 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for a Monitoring Applications Engineer to support our customer in Germany.

Monitoring Applications Engineer

Key Tasks and Responsibilities                  

As Monitoring Applications Engineer, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and development of the Data Processing application software;
  • Definition and design of architectures of data processing ground segments;
  • Prepare for the introduction of new/upgraded components;
  • Generation and maintenance of technical baseline documentation;
  • Contribute to the operations of data processing ground segments;
  • Analysis of the maintenance requirements;
  • Setting-up and implementation of maintenance policies and procedures;
  • Perform routine tasks in operational systems under configuration control such as:
    • Anomaly investigations, documentation and classification;
    • Follow up of the delivery of S/W resolutions for these anomalies;
    • Contribute to Configuration Management (change control practices);
    • Building and distribution of application software releases and patches;
    • Perform S/W testing and verification.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • University degree in computer science or another relevant discipline;
  • Engineering of large, UNIX or Linux based, complex, real-time systems in C/C++;
  • Technical writing skills, formal technical documentation;
  • OO software design, implementation, and maintenance, UML/SysML based tools;
  • Configuration management processes and applications;
  • Software build environments and tools (e.g. IBM ® XL C for AIX, GCC compilers, make, automake, autoconf, RPM), source code control (e.g. Subversion, git);
  • Software anomalies analysis, debugging, profiling, fixing and testing;
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; 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, quoting job DED-HP-3602 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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