BIOMASS Spacecraft Operations Engineer

Location: Germany, Darmstadt Application deadline: December 2, 2020 Reference number: 683
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RHEA Group is a growing international company, focusing on providing innovative, market-ready solutions and services in our key sectors of Space and Security for both commercial and institutional customers. We employ over 500 staff working across 10 different countries. We work with distinguished clients such as the European Space Agency, EUMETSAT, NATO, European Commission, Canadian Government and national space agencies.

When you work for RHEA, you will have the opportunity to work alongside some of the best talented minds and experts in our industries, either working at our clients sites on some of the most exciting space missions or on cutting-edge projects in security, concurrent design, data  and ground systems within our own offices.

To attract the best candidates, RHEA offers our employees competitive remuneration packages, unique career opportunities, individualised training and development programmes and local relocation support to take the stress out moving to another country or city. We are recruiting now. We understand your concerns during this period of a global pandemic and we will work with you, at your pace ensuring your questions are answered and maximum flexibility is offered.

We are currently looking for a BIOMASS Spacecraft Operations Engineer to work for our client in the city of Darmstadt, Germany.

He/She will support the EO Division in the areas of OPSPREP and OPERATIONS. This role will include the BIOMASS mission.

Tasks and Activities

The scope of work will include:

  • Platform System Operations Engineering Support.
  • Payload (including Payload Management) System Operations Engineering Support.
  • AOCS Operations Engineering Support.
  • Power-Thermal-RF Operations Engineering Support.

 Skills and Experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • University degree in a relevant engineering field.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in FOS development of FCT related tasks (e.g. FOP preparation and validation, SVT preparation and execution).
  • Robust understanding of FOS main components.
  • Proven experience with S2K based MCS (as a minimum S2K rel.5, better rel.6), NDIU/GSTVi and MOIS.
  • Proven experience with ESOC external interfaces and Mission Planning cycle
  • Proven experience with development cycle of Operational Simulator
  • Experience with system level tasks and system minded attitude.
  • Proven expertise with modern avionics platforms.
  • Some expertise in the area of AOCS.
  • Some expertise in the area of Thermal/Power/RF.
  • Ability to coordinate and interact with other service providers in operations and other fields.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

The following skills would be highly desirable:

  • Expertise on AS250, in the area of modern avionic platforms, AOCS and Thermal/Power/RF.
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RHEA Group is a growing international company, focusing on providing innovative, market-ready solutions and services in our key sectors of Space and Security for both commercial and institutional customers. We employ over 500 staff working across 10 different countries. We work with distinguished clients such as the European Space Agency, EUMETSAT, NATO, European Commission, Canadian Government and national space agencies.

When you work for RHEA, you will have the opportunity to work alongside some of the best talented minds and experts in our industries, either working at our clients sites on some of the most exciting space missions or on cutting-edge projects in security, concurrent design, data  and ground systems within our own offices.

To attract the best candidates, RHEA offers our employees competitive remuneration packages, unique career opportunities, individualised training and development programmes and local relocation support to take the stress out moving to another country or city. We are recruiting now. We understand your concerns during this period of a global pandemic and we will work with you, at your pace ensuring your questions are answered and maximum flexibility is offered.

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