Latest Space News
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 13:00:30 +0000
SpaceX revealed Oct. 20 that Microsoft is its subcontractor for the Space Development Agency program. SpaceNews
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 13:00:15 +0000
Microsoft will offer mobile cloud computing data centers that can be deployed anywhere in the world and connect to SpaceX’s Starlink and SES’ O3B internet satellites. SpaceNews
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 12:52:39 +0000
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions announced the release Oct. 20 of OpenSpace, a software platform and family of virtual products designed to help satellite ground systems adapt rapidly to changing conditions. SpaceNews
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:09:30 +0000
NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope remains on schedule for a launch in a little more than a year, but the program is still dealing with some technical issues that could eat into its schedule reserve. SpaceNews
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 00:25:56 +0000
Blue Origin says the Air Force should continue to fund New Glenn so it can be certified for national security missions.   SpaceNews
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:57:57 +0000
Chinese large state-owned enterprise CASIC laid out a new set of commercial space plans for the next five years at a conference Monday. SpaceNews
Sun, 18 Oct 2020 13:46:03 +0000
A SpaceX Falcon 9 launched another set of Starlink satellites Oct. 18 as the investigation into another Falcon 9 launch abort more than two weeks ago continues. SpaceNews
Sat, 17 Oct 2020 15:47:50 +0000
NASA has awarded more than $400 million in contracts to both demonstrate technologies needed for future lunar exploration and to send an ice-drilling payload to the south pole of the moon. SpaceNews
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 22:36:10 +0000
The Space Force plans big announcements as the service approaches its one-year anniversary, said Lt. Gen. B. Chance Saltzman. SpaceNews
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 21:39:36 +0000
AAC Clyde Space announced plans Oct. 15 to acquire SpaceQuest, a satellite technology developer based in Fairfax, Virginia, for $8.4 million, pending the approval of shareholders and the U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States. SpaceNews
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 11:23:45 +0000
The FAA released Oct. 15 the final version of updated commercial launch and reentry regulations, although those in industry say the regulatory reform process is far from over. SpaceNews
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 20:55:14 +0000
NASA is planning a hotfire test of the core stage of the Space Launch System in the middle of November, a schedule it says keeps it on track for its first launch late next year. SpaceNews
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 15:53:50 +0000
With less than a month to go in this election cycle, the public is awash in big issues, COVID and healthcare to national defense and economic recovery.  Lest we forget, an issue also on the ballot is space – with national unity, security, and economic implications in tow. SpaceNews
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 15:39:45 +0000
Orbital Sidekick is speeding up its campaign to build and launch a constellation of six hyperspectral imaging satellites thanks to a $16 million U.S. government contract announced Oct. 15. SpaceNews
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 11:07:15 +0000
The European Space Agency has awarded contracts for work on elements of its moon and Mars exploration program, ranging from modules for the lunar Gateway to a mission to return Mars samples to Earth. SpaceNews
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 21:57:07 +0000
Telesat won a $18.3 million DARPA contract to produce two satellite buses for the Blackjack low-Earth orbit constellation. SpaceNews
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 20:31:11 +0000
NASA has selected its first human-tended commercial suborbital research payload, clearing the way for the biggest advocate of such research to fly on a future Virgin Galactic mission. SpaceNews
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 19:53:43 +0000
The Army is looking at commercially managed satellite communications services for it logistics network. SpaceNews
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 13:27:18 +0000
SpaceX won a $2 million contract from the SpEC consortium to study ways to provide weather data to the U.S. Space Force. SpaceNews
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 11:17:22 +0000
A Soyuz spacecraft launched to the International Space Station Oct. 14 on what will likely be the last mission where NASA pays Russia for a seat, but not necessarily the last time NASA astronauts fly on the spacecraft. SpaceNews
More space news...
19939 cvs - 624 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

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

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • CV: Operations / R&D Engineer

    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:25-04-2012
     Last Modified:29-04-2012 (03:36)
    Job information
     Current job:Operations / R&D Engineer
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:>3months
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services
     KeywordsAmbitious, self-motivated, quick adjusting
    CV

    Operations Engineer: 90 % of my duties consist of working at the User Support & Operations Center (USOC) , supporting European payloads on the International Space Station (ISS)

    • Operations Engineer, working in a 24/7 team supporting ISS payloads; European Technology Exposure Facility (EuTEF), ERB-2, FOCUS, KID and the European Drawer Rack (EDR).
    • Experiment Activity Manager for the Miller-Urey Payload; Lead Coordinator for Operational Products of the payload ranging from procedure development (PODFs) to End-to-End testing (Experiment Sequence Testing). Direct Interface and P.O.C. to NASA Payload Operation & Integration Centre (POIC).
    • Work Packet Manager Training Coordination: Training Coordinator for new Operators at the USOC; Responsible for setting up courses and training for new Operators, setting up new training/simulation scenarios, support to coordinating new simulations between the different European USOCs and European Astronaut Center (EAC), developing training methodology for new payloads. Organizing Internal Knowledge Transfer. Support to EAC in Astronaut training.
    • Work Packet Manager Hardware & Configuration Control: Responsible for all Hardware related issues and Configuration Control at the USOC
    • Support to different types of acceptance/validation tests on several Payload Engineering Models (EuTEF, PCDF, FOCUS, ERB-2 and EDR)
    • Support to management of the Erasmus USOC Clean Room and USOC Infrastructural issues

     

    R&D Engineer: Worked on several smaller assignments on other projects

    • APLA project: Requirements development of a future Astronaut electronic trainer aid system.
    • Documentation of Cone-Express CX2 requirements
    • Galileo Monitoring and Uplink Control Facility (MUCF) documentation
    • Support to programming of European Technology Exposure Facility (EuTEF) Simulator Models
    • X-ROB project: STK mission analysis for robotic missions to the Moon and Mars

     

    August 2006 – Present    

    Volunteer teacher mathematics and astronomy at IMC weekend school; a supplementary education school for children, ages ten to fourteen, from underprivileged neighbourhoods in Amsterdam. http://www.weekendschool.nl/

     

    January 2006 – April 2006

    SENER Ingenieria Y Sistemas, Madrid, Spain.

    Position: Internship, Worked on the Functional Model Hardware & Software testing of the Qualification Model of the Planck Scientific Satellite. During the internship I developed a tool using MATLAB to process and analyze the telemetry data from the Planck model and the space simulator. Besides this I also worked on other smaller assignments as estimating pointing accuracies of the satellite’s sensors.

     

    May 2004 – August 2004

    TU Delft, faculty of Aerospace Engineering

    Position: Member of Design Synthesis Group (as student). Worked on the preliminary design of a fly-by-wire control system for the Euro/Enaer Eaglet

     

    Master Thesis

    For my Master’s thesis project I worked on a design of High Thrust - Solar Thermal Propulsion unit for a Mars mission. This project was proposed by me and two other colleges; it was approved by our supervising professors.

    The main focus was the research and design of a cryogenic propellant storage and feeding system, thermal energy storage and a collector and optical transport system for solar energy. During the course of this project I learned to apply and combine most of my knowledge on a wide range of fields.

     

    Practical Experience 

    • Flight Tests: I have done several flight dynamics test practical in a Cessna Citation II, in which I learned to apply flight dynamics/performance techniques in an actual flight test using MATLAB/Simulink.
    • Subsonic, Supersonic wind tunnel testing
    • Metal Working/CNC Machining

     

     

    Skills

    Computer Skills

    • Operating Systems: Windows (All Versions), MS Dos, Unix/Linux, MAC
    • Graphical Programs: Adobe, Coral Draw, Auto-CAD, different CAD programs, 3D Studio Max, etc
    • Scientific Programs: Derive, Maple, MATLAB (incl. Simulink), STK (Satellite Tool Kit), MSC Pro-Engineer, Visual Basic, Patran/Nastran for Finite Element Analysis. C programming language, Office and Projects

     Language Skills

    Language Skills

     

    Language

    Reading

    Writing

    Speaking

    Dutch

    Fluent

    Fluent

    Fluent

    English

    Fluent

    Fluent

    Fluent

    Hindi/Urdu

    Fluent

    Partial

    Fluent



    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!

     

    2020 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.

    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 ©2020 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics