Satellite Payload Engineer.
Telecommunications Satellite Payload Engineer
Satellite Payload Engineer
Initial Duration: Perm
Rate £Competitive P.A.
Overview of the Role
As the Satellite Payload Engineer you will be providing supporting the initiation of activities related to technology and product development for payload applications. You will support the establishment and control of relevant ESA specifications and general documentation.
Responsibilities broadly include:
Evaluation, support to negotiation, monitoring and control of development contracts and activities.
Preparation of inputs to status reports.
Contribute to the preparation of technology and product work plans.
Support other members of the TIA-TTP section on their projects and share expertise within the section.
Monitor market and technology trends and developments in the area of satellite communication.
Cooperate with specialists in other ESA departments.
Identify any issues during the procurement phase, the running or closing of an activity, and flag them for attention in a timely manner.
Support the timely preparation of papers for Adjudication meetings or Delegate bodies (IPC, JCB), with high quality standards.
Provide inputs for the Department Business Intelligence system.
Support TIA communication activities in line with the TIA Communication Policy rules.
Follow the relevant and applicable ISO procedures.
Maintain the required level of confidentiality and security as defined in the ESA Security Directives.
The post holder shall be an experienced person who has a Master or PhD degree or equivalent qualification in engineering and experience in payload technology and products for telecommunication satellites.
General experience with the design, analysis, qualification, testing and implementation of satellite payload equipment for telecommunication satellites, with substantial experience in one or more of the following:
management of development contracts f...