Latest Space News
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:25:30 +0000
The Launch Service Procurement would be the first competition under the National Security Space Launch program. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:24:29 +0000
Tarana Wireless has raised $200 million in total from investors that include AT&T, Deutsche Telekom and Wyler’s 1010 Holdings, LLC. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:54:03 +0000
The National Space Council will likely press NASA at its upcoming meeting to speed up its plans to return humans to the moon as the agency continues to study alternative approaches for the next flight of its Orion spacecraft. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 03:11:03 +0000
European launch provider Arianespace conducted its third launch of the year March 21, orbiting a remote-sensing satellite for the Italian Space Agency on a Vega rocket. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 23:22:21 +0000
The Canadian government has vowed to increase the level of funding for the development of low Earth orbit satellites that can bring internet services to rural parts of the country. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:03:11 +0000
Even before the launch, NASA officials said there was already work identified before the Demo-1 flight that needed to get done before the agency would consider flying astronauts on board. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 20:59:24 +0000
Federal Communications Commission officials urged patience with the repurposing process for satellite C-band spectrum, saying regulators are more concerned about getting it right than rushing the process. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 20:36:32 +0000
The Germany space agency DLR is beginning a study this month on a reusable launcher concept that would use a winged first-stage booster captured on descent by an aircraft and towed back to land. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:20:34 +0000
In the Q&A below Lesley touches on the mentor who inspired her, offers her perspective on women working in high tech careers and shares advice for those interested in building a career in the commercial space industry. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:02:45 +0000
The question of how SMC is positioning itself for the future is gaining attention in light of the Pentagon’s decision to establish a Space Development Agency, which some view as a long-term existential threat to SMC. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:54:31 +0000
Blue Origin has studied repurposing upper stages of its future New Glenn launch vehicle to serve as habitats or for other applications as part of a series of NASA-funded commercialization studies. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:07:08 +0000
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan says the U.S. has to "grow our margin of dominance in space." SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 22:42:02 +0000
The Space Development Agency officially came into existence last week and already is causing a stir. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:13:58 +0000
Arianespace’s first Ariane 6 mission will carry 30 OneWeb satellites to low Earth orbit. The launch, slated for the second half of 2020, will use the “62” version of the rocket, which has two side boosters. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:58:33 +0000
The National Space Council will hold its next public meeting March 26 to discuss NASA’s human space exploration plans. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 02:17:55 +0000
Laser communications terminal provider Mynaric says it raised 11 million euros ($12.5 million) in post-IPO funding from a mystery constellation venture that plans to buy up to 1,000 terminals. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 21:02:20 +0000
SpaceIL’s lunar lander performed a maneuver March 19 that puts the privately developed lander on course to enter orbit around the moon next month. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:42:07 +0000
With two new satellites in orbit and a third on the way, APT Satellite of Hong Kong continues to grow, but company executives remain worried about Asia-Pacific market conditions. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:10:11 +0000
Inmarsat said it remain in discussion with the consortium, which under British law has until April 16 to make a binding offer. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:19:20 +0000
I’m a firm believer that the commercialization of space is absolutely essential for the growth of the space economy and achieving all of the goals we espouse for human activities in space. SpaceNews.com
More space news...
19140 cvs - 869 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

  • HOME
  • POST YOUR CV
  • JOB SEARCH
  • LOOKING FOR STAFF?

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • CV: Technical Manager

    Printer Friendly

     


    << BACK

    Personal information
     Name:<withheld>
     Age:<withheld>
     Country:<withheld>
     Location:<withheld>
    Contact information
     Email:<withheld>
     Phone:<withheld>
     Mobile:<withheld>
    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:16-05-2011
     Last Modified:07-12-2016 (08:03)
    Job information
     Current job:Technical Manager
     Employment Term:Either
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services, Space Tourism
     KeywordsSatellite Telecommunications professional with over 6 years of international experience in spacecraft operations and ground systems, currently working as Technical Manager at EDISOFT, Portugal.
    CV

    Personal Data

    Place of birth: Portugal
    Date of birth: 1985
    Nationality: Portuguese

    Work Experience:

    Technical Manager

    EDISOFT, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2016 – Present (6 months)

    Responsibilities:

    Technical responsibility for the relocation project of a 15 metres S/X Band full motion antenna;

    Preparation of proposal documentation for the European Space Agency (ESA);

    Execution of a study on the relocation project of a 15 metres full motion antenna, including technical, operational and business analysis;

    Technical support to ongoing and new projects for the Santa Maria Ground Station;

    Support to the Santa Maria ground station business development;

    Support to Launcher Tracking missions;

    Technical support to ongoing operations.


    RF & IOT Engineer
    Inmarsat Ltd., London, UK. January 2011 – May 2016 (5 years, 5 months) 
     

    Responsibilities:
    RFS and TT&C Ground Systems:

    Coordination of service provision from six TTC ground stations across the globe;

    Preparation, planning and support to routine operational activities;

    Ground system anomalies investigation and resolution;

    RF anomalies/interferences investigation and resolution;

    Antennas front-end system upgrade, installation, testing and maintenance;

    TT&C back-end system upgrade, installation, testing and maintenance;

    Configuration control of TT&C equipment including over twenty six Zodiac Cortex NT/XL/Q units, spread spectrum ranging units, beam pointing system and M&C systems;

    Site staff training.
    In-Orbit Testing (IOT):

    Eight satellites tested over six IOT campaigns;

    IOT test conductor for the Galileo IOV satellites mission;

    IOT technical lead and deputy team leader for Alphasat (L-Band and C-Band payload);

    IOT technical lead and deputy team leader for Inmarsat 5F1, 5F2 and 5F3 (Ka-Band payload);

    Support for the design and planning of the IOT ground test system;

    Responsible for the IOT ground system FAT and SAT approval;

    IOT campaign tests preparation and validation;

    Test System database creation and management;

    Test system measurements and automated procedures, creation and management;

    Support on analysis and debug of IOT test results;

    IOT ground system maintenance and anomaly investigation/resolution during and after each campaign;

    Creation of ICDs and maintenance procedures for station staff;

    Site staff training.
    Launch and Early Orbit Phase (LEOP) Mission Support:

    Ground System Manager (GSM);

    Planning, preparation and execution of procedures;

    Support and execution of pre-launch activities;

    Real-time campaign execution;

    Directing ground stations activities from Inmarsat London;

    TM&TC control management.
    Spacecraft Control Centre Operational Support:

    Provision of TT&C services for GEO satellites;

    TT&C routine activities planning and execution;

    Creation and provision of ICDs, procedures, test reports and manual for station staff and the Spacecraft Control Centre;

    Creation and maintenance of scripts and procedures to optimise and automate operations;

    Support to the enhancement and upgrade of Inmarsat TT&C Network;

    System engineer and overall responsibility for the Airbus Payload Control System (PCS) used for spectrum allocation for the Inmarsat 4 S7C family and Alphasat;

    24/7 on-call TT&C support to the Inmarsat Satellite Control Centre (SCC).

     

    Intern

    Evolve Space Solutions, Lisbon, Portugal, December 2010 – January 2010 (2 months)

     

    Junior Programmer

    Everis Portugal SL, Lisbon, Portugal, August 2010 – November 2010 (4 months)

     

    Education and Training:

    Project Management

    Learning Tree International, London (United Kingdom)

    Relevant Coursework:
    Project planning to ensure successful delivery and stakeholder satisfaction;
    Application of best practices to plan and run projects using a 6 step project management process;
    Implementation of risk management techniques and deploy mitigation strategies;
    Estimation of schedule task work, duration and cost;
    Implementation of project and team monitoring tools.

    Advance English Qualification

    Oxford School – Institute of Languages, Lisbon (Portugal)

    Title of qualification awarded: Advanced

    Degree in Electronics Systems Telecommunications and Computers Engineering (EQF Level 6)

    Instituto Superior de Engenharias de Lisboa (ISEL), Lisbon (Portugal) 2010

    Relevant Coursework: Telecommunication Fundamentals, Terrestrial and Satellite Communication, Networking systems, Computer Architecture, Peripheral Interfaces, Operating systems, Project Management, Digital Systems, Electronics and Computer Programming, Low-Power Electronics.

    Languages:

    Portuguese, Mother tongue
    English, Excellent

    Communication skills:

    Good communication skills acquired through the experience of working in a multi-cultural and multi-companies environment.

    Ability to organize, prioritize and manage expectations acquired through different projects that required continues contact with clients and manufacturers.

    Organisational / managerial skills:

    Acting deputy team leader during the In-Orbit Testing campaigns;

    Responsible for the test planning during the In-Orbit Testing campaigns;

    Responsible for a team of five people during the In-Orbit Testing campaigns;

    Management of TT&C equipment spares across six earth stations.

    Job-related skills:

    TT&C Systems and Equipment;

    In-Orbit Testing (IOT);

    Radio Frequency Systems;

    Systems Administration and Maintenance.

    Computer skills:

    Good knowledge of Microsoft operating system and Office™ tools;

    Basic knowledge of UNIX operating system (Solaris);

    Programing skills in VB/VBA/VBS, C/C++, JAVA, JAVACC, HTML.

    Other skills:

    Strong analytical skills that allow me to tackle and solve different problems, fast and efficiently.

    Driving licence:

    B


    Registering is the only way of posting vacancies and obtaining contact details of candidates in our CV database.

    All it takes is a few minutes and a credit card (Visa or American Express). To sign-up to this service, simply click on the Register link and fill in the form. You will then have instant access to our system after on-line payment where you will be able to complete the transaction in either US Dollars, UK Pounds or Euros.

    All online credit/debit card transitions are handled through our secure third party payment processors at WorldPay. Worldpay are part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, the 5th biggest banking group in the world, WorldPay payment solutions are trusted by thousands of businesses, big and small worldwide. 

    Pricing starts at €450 (approx £400 or US$500 - use the convert tool for an exact conversion) for one month unlimited job postings and unlimited CV database access (for one user), with package discounts available if you have more permanent recruiting needs. For example, a Gold subscription will give you unlimited jobs posting and unlimited CV database access for one year at just over €250 per month!

     

    2019 Pricing Structure (excluding VAT):

    1 month - Discovery 450 euros convert
    3 months - Bronze 1150 euros convert
    6 months - Silver 1950 euros convert
    12 months - Gold 3200 euros convert

     

    If online payment is not convenient, give us a call at +33(0)622757477 or send us an email at sales@space-careers.com. We will set up an account for you and invoice you. Note that you can also pay through PayPal.

     

    Subscriptions

     

    Please note that the posting of academic positions is free of charge. All you need to do is email us your job description and we will post it for you.

     

    VAT:

    Spacelinks is based in France so the following European Union regulations regarding electronic commerce apply:
    - if your business is located outside the EU, VAT does not apply to you
    - if your business is located in France, you will be charged a 20% VAT
    - if your business is located in the EU and you don't have a valid VAT registration number, you will be charged a 20% VAT
    - if your business is located in the EU and you do have a valid VAT registration number, you won't be charged VAT provided you give us your VAT number (mandatory for invoicing)

     

    Support:

    For sales enquiries and general information, you can call us on +33(0)622757477.
    Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)622757477 or via email. Out-of-hours support is provided only via email.

    Please also note that we are located in France. Our normal office hours are 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday. France timezone is GMT+1.

     

    Warning:

    We are very serious about our job seekers privacy so only legitimate recruiters and employers are eligible for a recruiter account. All subscriptions requests will be manually approved and recruiter accounts constantly monitored. Users who enter inaccurate or incomplete information will not gain access to post jobs or search resumes. Sharing of login details with a third party will result in the suspension of the recruiter's account with no subscription refund.
    Recruitment agencies are only eligible for a Gold package and recruitment agencies recruiting for companies already using Space Careers will not be accepted.

    To ensure you are approved, please include the following on your application:
    * The website address of your Company. Under construction websites will be rejected.
    * Email - Must end in @yourcompany.com. Applications using free email accounts such as Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail will be rejected.

    Individual exceptions can be made on a case by case basis by emailing sales@space-careers.com. Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.

     
    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2019 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics