Latest Space News
Sun, 20 May 2018 19:53:04 +0000
The utility of space sensors has been studied for decades so the Pentagon has plenty of data to draw from. SpaceNews.com
Sun, 20 May 2018 16:45:56 +0000
Striking United Launch Alliance employees will return to work after voting May 19 to accept a revised contract, ending a two-week strike. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 18 May 2018 20:18:02 +0000
As NASA formally requests proposals for studies on the commercialization of low Earth orbit, another study presented at a congressional hearing May 17 concludes commercial space stations are unlikely to be financially viable in the mid-2020s. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 18 May 2018 14:48:14 +0000
Members of a NASA safety panel said May 17 they believed that a SpaceX approach for fueling its Falcon 9 rockets known as “load-and-go” could be used for future commercial crew missions. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 18 May 2018 03:02:18 +0000
As House appropriators approved a spending bill May 17 that partially restores funding for a NASA astrophysics mission slated for cancellation, the agency’s administrator said he was “90 percent” confident that the mission will continue. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 23:25:08 +0000
Planet hopes to grab market share by offering “guaranteed collection” twice a day. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 22:42:51 +0000
NASA is dealing with a contamination problem with tubing in part of the core stage of the first Space Launch System vehicle, an issue that could contribute to further delays for its launch. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 20:27:37 +0000
Nine satellite companies agreed May 17 to donate satellite capacity and equipment to the United Nations, seeking to coordinate their responses to natural disasters. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 19:45:38 +0000
Nearly 600 members of a union that has been on strike against United Launch Alliance for almost two weeks will vote on a new contract May 19 that would end the labor dispute. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 17:10:18 +0000
SpaceX and OneWeb, two companies building thousands of satellites for broadband services, both expect to connect billions of the world's least-served to the internet. The two most prominent developers of electronically steered antennas don’t share that aspiration, however. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 15:43:28 +0000
The new Pentagon-based vice commander of Air Force Space Command, Lt. Gen. David “DT” Thompson, made his first public appearance May 15, 2018, at a Washington Space Business Roundtable luncheon. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 17 May 2018 09:34:13 +0000
Testimony by NASA’s Inspector General at a May 16 hearing provided new support to efforts by two senators to block plans to end funding of the International Space Station in 2025. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 16 May 2018 22:33:57 +0000
A spending bill to be marked up by the House Appropriations Committee would provide some funding for a NASA space telescope proposed for cancellation, but not necessarily enough to keep the mission on schedule. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 16 May 2018 22:13:26 +0000
A British billionaire has invested in a company operating a ground station that has aspirations to support commercial missions beyond Earth orbit. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 16 May 2018 21:52:44 +0000
Todd Harrison, CSIS senior fellow: “With hosted payloads, there are a lot of great opportunities to increase resiliency and capacity.” SpaceNews.com
Wed, 16 May 2018 18:38:50 +0000
Aireon raised $69 million from a British partner, enabling the aircraft-tracking startup to begin making hosting payments to Iridium Communications. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 16 May 2018 02:14:44 +0000
Inflight connectivity provider Global Eagle will help Telesat in design and test the operator’s low Earth orbit satellite constellation, the companies announced May 15. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 15 May 2018 20:26:23 +0000
A NASA advisory committee, concerned about delays in the development of commercial crew systems, wants the agency to look at options where the International Space Station is operated with a reduced crew. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 15 May 2018 19:52:12 +0000
Thompson: “We needed somebody to work space every single day. Before, I didn’t recognize how much that was needed." SpaceNews.com
Tue, 15 May 2018 19:37:15 +0000
Eutelsat on May 14 said it is taking steps to secure a foothold in the European broadband market after last month’s decision to forgo jointly funding a satellite with Viasat turned the two companies into direct competitors. SpaceNews.com
More space news...
18598 cvs - 697 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

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

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • CV: ICT Specialist

    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:06-07-2012
     Last Modified:12-07-2012 (07:34)
    Job information
     Current job:ICT Specialist
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services
     Keywords
    CV
    PROFESSIONAL PROFILE:
    I am an enthusiastic and dedicated professional with extensive experience across
    areas of ICT, Radio systems, traffic control, GSM networks and CDMA Technologies
    management. An exceptional leader who is able to develop and motivate others to
    achieve targets, I demonstrate a strong ability to manage projects from conception
    through to successful completion with a logical approach to challenges.
     
    OBJECTIVE:
    Looking to progress into a Space Science field of innovation, research and
    development solving life’s’ Challenges through space technology.
     
    PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY
    - Well organized with a track record of demonstrating self motivation and
    creativity with initiatives to achieve both personal and organisation goals.
    - Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines.
    - Broad experience in fields of electronic hardware, databases and software
    development.
    - Skilled in high speed, complex digital and mixed signal designs.
    - Skill in Diplomatic mission and International dialogue.
    Core Strengths:
    - Excellent communication skills (both written and oral).
    - Time management and organizational skills.
    - Excellent managerial and business planning skills.
    - Excellent leadership with great logical and analytical skills.
     
    RESEARCH WORK:
    - 2010-2012 Research project, “Spacecraft design, Spacecraft navigation,
       guidance and control systems, Technology for modular and reusable
      launchers, advanced ground segment and the simulation of hypervelocity
     impacts” International Space University, France.
    - 2006-2007 Research Project, “An Investigation on how 96% sucrose extraction
       target efficiency can be achieved by the diffuser at Mumias sugar co. Ltd” Kenya
        using diffusion by Osmosis.
    - 2005- To date Pilot plant study “Neem oil extraction from neem seeds to
       manufacture usable products, soap, repellants, body creams and Vaseline.
    - 2004 Liquid soap production for Makerere University Chemical Society (to
     generate funds for running the society), improving skills and potential for
    student training.
    - 2006- To date Omega-3-Fatty Acids extraction from tropical fish species (Lung
     fish and Nile perch) as a food supplement for curing and controlling infections.
     
    CAREER SUMMARY
    2011/09 - To date: Space Generation Advisory (SGAC)
    To encourage and engage the youth of Uganda to be part of the space
    initiative
    To create activities such as Yuri’s Teleconference and World Space Week to
    promote space science to students
    To provide a dynamic forum for members to participate in active discussions
    and expand their knowledge
    To collaborate with other NPoC on regional issues as well as global SGAC
    network
    2010 - To date: Computer Forensics Consult
    Systems Administration
    Head the Information Technology Department
    Plan the system concept, software and hardware needs for Computer Forensics
    Consult clients’ needs and prepare a forecast which defines specifications, the
    technology to be used and the method.
    Prepare detailed specifications and methods to interface computer products -
    the interaction between CPU and peripheral units (hardware) and between the
    operating system and user programs (software).
    Build
    2008-2010 United Nations-Youth Uganda:
    Programme-Uganda; Project Manager
    NPoC Uganda
    Youth Entrepreneurship Innovation Systems
    Implement policies and programs formulated by the National Steering
    Committee
    Build influence of the organization in Schools and higher Institutions of
    learning towards the Millennium Development Goals
    Collaborate with the government of Uganda, Civil Society, Private Sector and
    Academia or Institutions.
    Engage in lasting diplomatic partnerships with government and private sector
    to build vibrant civil society, to insist on the rule of law, to help build
    independent and capable judicial systems, and respect for human rights.
    Manage the performance of Field officers, organising meetings and workshops,
    conferences, and updating National Steering Committee members on the
    progress of entrepreneur Innovation Systems Programme-Uganda
     
    2007-2008
    Officers
    Global AIDS Prevention-Initiative (GAPI)
    Computer Hardware and
    In-depth knowledge of all safety rules as stated in the adopted safety manual
    skill in the use of computer drafting equipment and mechanical drawing
    instruments.
    Experience of high speed signal integrity simulation.
    In-depth knowledge of hardware development concepts, practices and
    procedures.
    2002- 2004
    HIV/AIDS Counselor
    Enhance behavioral Change, Mobilize youth in voluntary activities, organize
    and coordinate programs, community outreach campaigns
    2004-2005 Training Cousins Technologies Inc Kenya
    Management Trainee
    Public Relations
    Design advertisement strategies to meet the United Nations Millennium
    Development Goals in the youth of Uganda.
    Collaborate with the Uganda government to promote youth programs within
    the country hence empowering, equipping and transforming the youth.
    Influence the different youth communities with in Uganda through
    information dissemination, public debate, youth seminars and workshops.
    2004-2006
    United Nations Youth-Uganda (UNYU)
    Campus Alliance to Wipeout AIDS IT/Systems Manager
    Provide Technical assistance and directions to computer users at Center,
    developing materials and packages relevant to the faith based HIV/AIDS
    campaign to wipe out AIDS.
    Plan and organize seminars, conferences and retreats through the developments
    of databases to be used in evaluation.
    Setup and manage database of the members/employees of Campus Alliance to
    WipeOut AIDS, Maintain and Monitor network systems and IT user at the
    centers.
     
    EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
     
    2011 Student of International Space University France MSc. Space Studies
    2004-2007: MAKERERE UNIVERSITY, BSC. INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY
    2007 Jan- Dec 12 Exquisite Multimedia E-software and IT consultancy, Inc
    2006-2007 Final Research Project in Sugar Technology Mumias Sugar Company, Kenya
    September 2005: Lions Technology Kenya - Hazardous Material Training
    2004-2005: Emergency Medical Technician Training
    2003-2004: Certificate of Counseling, Campus Alliance to Wipe out AIDS;
    2004- 2005 Christ’s Hope International, Certificate of Training
     
    VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES:
    2011/09- To date: Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)
    2004-2005 Psychosocial and HIV/AIDS Counselor for victims of rape, domestic and
    sexual assault
    2001
    Volunteer – Voter Educator during the 2001 and 2006 presidential and
    parliamentary elections in Uganda.
    2004-2006 Volunteer for the Makerere University Primetime Association as Sound
    Technician
     
    COMMUNITY/PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT
    2011/09- To date: Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)
    2007- To date: The United Nations-Youth Uganda (UNYU)
    2005-2007:
    Makerere University Chemical Society (MUCS) for Quality Control
    and Research
    2002-2007:
    Sound Technicians, Makerere University Primetime Association
    (MUPTA) for HIV/AIDS Control in youth
    2004:
    Founding member Care and Compassion Organization charity
    group
    2007- To date: Sound Technician, Worship Harvest Ministries Christianity based
    community sensitization Uganda
     
    OTHER SKILLS:
    Systems Engineering
    Differentiate between various types of hardware.
    • Set up and configure software and all the versions of Microsoft Windows.
    • Build and maintain a computer.
    • Troubleshoot software and hardware problems.
    Networking
    • Find out network hardware devices and cabling and their working.
    • Implement IP schemes and administer groups.
    • Maintain a secure network and implement network topologies.
    • Specialist in DNS, Active Directory, DHCP, and WINS.
    Communications
    • Demonstrated skills to answer technical questions with different degrees of
    computer skills.
    • Willingness to learn new things and work well with others.
     
    Good presentation skills.
    Demonstrated leadership skills in a team environment.
    Import/Export–International Logistics, Transportation, Supply Chain
    management, International Customer Service Management, Sourcing,
    negotiations and Management.
     
    LANGUAGES: English, Luganda, Swahili (Elementary knowledge)
     
    INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES:
    Research and Development, Team work, enjoy learning, discovering new
    technologies, Proposal Writing, Concept developments, indoor entertainment and
    achieving big visions.
     
    REFEREES
    Ms. Josephine Ataro
    Academic Registrar
    Faculty of Science
    Makerere University Kampala
    Email: jataro(at)acadreg.mak.ac.ug
     
    Mr. Sserwada James
    Engineering Ivan Kiraga
    Exquisite Multimedia E-software
    and IT consultancy, Inc Kenya-Uganda
    E-mail: kirageof(at)gmail.com


    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!

     

    2018 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)562211007 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.

    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)562211007.
    Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)562211007 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 ©2018 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics