Fri, 08 Jun 2018
Careers_Space_DE, Careers_Germany

Spacecraft Operations Engineer - ExoMars

We are looking for a Spacecraft Operations Engineer for ExoMars - Rover and Surface Platform to work at ESOC (Darmstadt, Germany).

The primary areas of responsibility for this service are the Guidance, Navigation & Control, Propulsion subsystems and Payload, and the support to the SOM in the Ground Segment System Test and Validation. The service provider may be requested to assume the responsibility and perform activities for additional subsystems or systems within the scope of general SOE services. The service provide provider will be primarily assigned to a particular mission within the Solar and Planetary Missions family but with the possibility of supporting other missions within this family.

The general activities to be supported by this service are (depending on the phase of the mission): 

  • Study of Project specific Characteristics
  • Participation in the development of the Ground Segment Documentation (System Requirements Document, System Test Plan)
  • Preparation of Functional Requirements for the Project dedicated Flight Control Software
  • Preparation of Functional Requirements for the Project dedicated Flight Control Ground Facilities
  • Participation in the Ground Segment system validation activities
  • Participation in the Analysis and Design of Satellite Operations
  • Preparation of Flight Control and Contingency Procedures
  • Production of Project specific Software Validation and Satellite Interface Validation Test (SVT) Procedures, Reports and Participation in SVTs
  • Participation in the System Operations Validation Test (SOV), Training and Simulation Programmes
  • Participation in Launch and Early Orbit Phase (LEOP) and Mission Critical Operations
  • General Flight Control Support Service
  • Spacecraft Performance Analysis 

For the full profile and to apply please visit www.scisys.de/spacejobs