EUMETSAT: Data Processing Systems Engineers
EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany
Closing date: 17 October 2018
Bring your proven engineering experience to support the full development lifecycle of the operational data processing systems. You will be involved in defining and maintaining requirements and specifications for existing and future systems, defining appropriate monitoring tools. You will co-ordinate the integration of specific components into the systems, identifying methods to inspect the integrity of these changes. You will contribute to our procurement strategy and help to set up and implement maintenance contracts, policies and procedures, often with external providers. Your insights will contribute to the definition of long term plans, identifying ways to harmonise engineering, maintenance and evolutions of all the data processing systems which exploit satellite data on behalf of EUMETSAT
EUMETSAT is looking for someone who has experience of the full development lifecycle and the relevant industry standards. You need to be competent in system verification and validation techniques. The data processing systems are complex so you will need to be able to use your analytical and planning skills, often working independently in a matrix environment, balancing your priorities and resources with your sound organisational abilities. You must enjoy working in a team and be able to communicate complex information effectively. Experience of leading engineering teams or managing industry contracts would be an advantage.
EUMETSAT provides a collaborative, international environment with opportunities to establish a long career perspective. EUMETSAT offers a competitive salary and outstanding benefits and you will be working with people who are experts in their field. This role provides a varied and interesting mix of engineering tasks.
To learn more and apply online, please visit https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.int – reference VN18 65.