EUMETSAT – Marine Applications Expert
Come and share your expertise in marine applications with existing and emerging user communities
EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany
Closing date: 5 February 2019
EUMETSAT is the European operational satellite agency for monitoring weather, climate and the environment. This is an exciting opportunity to work with the user communities sharing your knowledge and experience to develop operational applications using marine products and services. You will be adept at assimilating information, ensuring that EUMETSAT employs all of the talent, knowledge, skills and expertise available amongst its partners and users to enhance and develop future uses for marine observations. Your responsibilities will include managing and developing the marine user engagement plan for current and emerging user communities.
This is an outstanding opportunity to become EUMETSAT’s expert in marine applications. With a proven understanding of the value of satellite observations, marine products and ocean modelling, you will bring your knowledge to support the marine applications user community and manage interactions with the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS). You will showcase your understanding of marine applications in an operational environment, identifying opportunities to enhance the engagement with partners and users. EUMETSAT will also want you to reach out to a wider audience. You will get the chance to apply your knowledge to the training programme, contributing on a strategic and practical level. You will build excellent working relationships and collaborate with internal and external customers on a global platform, sharing your expertise and seeking opportunities to enhance the knowledge and expertise in this field.
What EUMETSAT offers
You will work in a collaborative, international environment which offers you a competitive salary and outstanding benefits. You will work with people who are experts in their field. EUMETSAT values diversity and seek to recruit nationals from its Member States.
A great place to work
At EUMETSAT, weather, climate and the environment is from its satellites every hour of the day and night. EUMETSAT provides data to meteorological organisations who interpret it to enhance and safeguard our daily lives in Europe and around the world. It is used to manage dangerous weather situations, shipping, air travel, farming and construction – in fact you probably use our data every day!
Does this sound like you?
Have a look at the website (reference: VN18/84) to find out how you can make a world of difference. The closing date is 5 February 2019.