Flight Dynamics Software Engineer (f/m/d)

Tasks and Activities

The successful candidate will work in our Bochum office to support the evolution of our Flight Dynamics software including:

  • Orbit Determination & Propagation, Manoeuvre Planning, Optimisation and Calibration
  • Collision Avoidance Support, Event Prediction, Coverage and Contact Analysis
  • Interfaces for data exchange with internal and external entities
  • Attitude modelling

Our Flight Dynamics software is based on an underlying operationally proven astro-dynamics computation engine.

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • A university degree in aerospace engineering, mathematics, physics or equivalent
  • A sound knowledge of celestial mechanics and spacecraft flight dynamics
  • Experience in object-oriented s/w programming 
  • Experience with flight dynamics software tools, – procedures and data exchange formats 
  • Fluency in English
  • Team player contributing to a collaborative environment

Desirable Skills

The following skills would be of advantage:

  • Familiarity with Flight Dynamics operations (operational experience)
  • Experience with JAVA programming and Windows/UNIX operating systems


Other Information

The candidate must have a valid German work and residence permit or be an EU Citizen.
Please send your application at recruitingscisysde., or to apply online please visit www.scisys.de/spacejobs

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