Latest Space News
Fri, 24 May 2019 12:46:52 +0000
In the days since the May 3 release of the Air Force’s formal call for proposals for the National Security Space Launch Phase 2 Launch Service Procurement, new squabbles have arisen as bidders scrutinize the final solicitation for anything that might tilt the competition in a rival’s favor. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 24 May 2019 11:22:58 +0000
A former space industry executive who joined NASA to guide its revamped lunar exploration strategy has left the agency after just a month and a half. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 24 May 2019 03:49:33 +0000
The rocket took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida at 10:30 p.m. Eastern, and deployed the satellites into a low Earth orbit a little over an hour later. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 23:01:45 +0000
The SASC bill makes the commander of Air Force Space Command also the commander of the U.S. Space Force for the first year. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 22:38:44 +0000
As is often the case with procurement reforms Congress imposes on DoD, the devil is in the implementation. And lawmakers now worry that DoD may be overusing Section 804 in programs where skipping tests and reviews could be problematic. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 22:38:05 +0000
Is it time for the Navy to turn over the Mobile User Objective System to the Air Force? The House Appropriations Committee is calling on the leaders of the services to consider such a move. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 22:23:07 +0000
Ground stations in Ohio and Oregon mark the first two of a planned 12 stations spread out globally to enable communication with satellites, allowing operators to downlink data such as imagery and weather. The stations also enable operators to control their satellites. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 18:47:56 +0000
NASA has selected Maxar Technologies to develop the first element of its lunar Gateway, the Power and Propulsion Element, for launch in late 2022. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 12:39:30 +0000
A Long March 4C rocket carrying the Yaogan-33 reconnaissance satellite failed following its May 23 liftoff, Chinese state-run media confirmed. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 12:13:45 +0000
The NewSpace sector is expected to grow from a $350 billion global industry in 2018 to a trillion dollar one by 2040, according to a Morgan Stanley report. Given these forecasts it is not clear how the market will expand, will there be more mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, initial coin offerings or just companies remaining private? SpaceNews.com
Thu, 23 May 2019 05:54:43 +0000
NOAA’s Satellite and Information Service is requesting nearly $17.3 million in 2020 funding for a series of initiatives to explore the potential contributions of new data partnerships, small satellites and advanced technologies. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 22:43:02 +0000
Olis Robotics is working to demonstrate the application of its autonomy software for NASA, the Air Force and others space customers to support internal and external space servicing, assembly, manufacturing and operational concepts,” said Blaine Levedahl, Olis Robotics’ U.S. government programs director. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 22:03:03 +0000
Blue Origin, Northrop Grumman and United Launch Alliance have filed 'motions to intervene' in the lawsuit filed by SpaceX against the U.S. government SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 21:40:16 +0000
With congressional funding and industry support, nuclear thermal propulsion technology is making progress for potential use on future NASA deep space missions, although how it fits into the agency’s exploration architectures remains uncertain. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 21:04:29 +0000
Hawkeye 360, a company flying a constellation of small satellites to map radio frequency signals, announced a partnership May 22 with Windward, a company focused on maritime risks, to offer customers insights on the maritime environment. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 20:30:41 +0000
Although NASA’s Mars Laser Communications Demonstration never flew, the project proceeded far enough to establish a price for terminals to relay data for the Mars Telecommunications Orbiter: $90 million. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 20:18:29 +0000
The Canadian Space Agency — NASA’s first international partner to commit to the lunar Gateway — is considering a faster schedule for its contributions to keep pace with NASA’s accelerated plans. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 19:02:04 +0000
Companies interested in developing commercial space stations and related facilities in low Earth orbit are wondering if NASA’s support for such efforts havsbeen overshadowed by the agency’s rush back to the moon. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 18:00:00 +0000
SpaceX says Starlink satellites will directly receive Air Force tracking data and use that to tweak their orbits when presented with the risk of a collision. Space debris experts say the probability of a collision varies on a case-by-case basis, making automation difficult. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 May 2019 15:40:55 +0000
Launch vehicle startups remain focused on unique engine designs. At last count, there were 129 rocket startups, Rich Pournelle, NanoRacks senior vice president for business development, said at a recent conference. How many will survive? SpaceNews.com
More space news...
19239 cvs - 788 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

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

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • CV: Postdoctoral Researcher

    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:02-07-2014
     Last Modified:02-07-2014 (12:29)
    Job information
     Current job:Postdoctoral Researcher
     Employment Term:Temp/Contract
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:within a month
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Consulting/Engineering Services
     KeywordsGNSS expert, tracking, ascuisition, SDR concept, security
    CV

    Strengths:

    - PhD in Microelectronics - GNSS algorithm’s design specialist - Signal processing expert
    - Wireless networks security master - Willing to travel and relocate - Fluent in English.

    Professional Experience:
    2008-Ongoing, Electronics and Signal Processing Laboratory (ESPLAB), EPFL
    Research Assistant at the Institute of Microengineering, ESPLAB, EPFL
    Working on advanced GNSS algorithm’s concepts and their software implementations and on various projects in the area of communication networks and security for wireless networks.
    Projects:
    - ESA ADAPT (2013), Designed adaptive switching tracking techniques robust to multipath, jamming and interference, and feasibility study for the implementation in real GNSS receivers.
    - KPOSKIT (2012), Assessed UWB Local Positioning System’s software protocol for integration into small robots to be used for mass-market applications.
    - MICS (2012), UWB Local Positioning System’s design. I’ve performed optimization of the number of the transmitters in an UWB system based on the PPM code correlation properties.
    - Swisscom (2011) Track and Trace project for flight mode detection. Designed algorithm for vehicle movement detection based on inertial sensors measurements and GSM protocol in order to automatically switch-off the GSM module for post packages inside the airplane (patent pending).
    -GAMMA-A(2008-2011) European FP7 project. Development of a three-frequency GALILEO/GPS satellite navigation receiver concept for automotive applications. I designed advanced two-step tracking algorithm for Galileo E1 and E5 signals tracking that is implemented in a GAMMA-A receiver.
    - Additional activities:
    - Involvement in preparing and writing project proposals submitted to the European Space Agency.
    - Supervising and advising EPFL students working on internship, master and semester projects.
    - Teacher Assistant for the Advanced Satellite Positioning course at EPFL EDMI doctoral school.
    - 12 conference publications, 4 journal papers, 2 patents. Speaker in 7 international conferences.

    2007-2008, Laboratory for Communications and Computer Applications (LCA1), EPFL
    - Internship project: Secure Localization of GNSS devices. Developed methods to secure position and time of GNSS receiver (this work resulted in patent with patent issue number: US8159391)

    2004-2005, Faculty of Electronic Engineering, Nis, Serbia
    - Working on the projects ”Wireless Systems with Broadband Access” and ”Neural Network Modeling of wireless communications links” for building accurate prediction models for wireless links.
    - Work in organization of scientific Conferences IEEE Telsiks and ICEST, 2004 and 2005.

    2004, April-October, IT Company Pogled, Nis, Serbia
    Summer research project, Working on a project about point-to-point and point-to-multipoint broadband wireless links design based on IEEE 802.16 standard (WiMAX).

    Education
    2008-2013 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), ESPLAB
    - PhD in Microsystems and Microelectronics (ESPLAB), Doctoral thesis topic: ”Advanced Tracking Algorithm Designs for New Galileo Signals and Security Protection and Mitigation”, These EPFL No: 5990. Advisor(s): Cyril Botteron, Pierre-Andre Farine.

    2005-2007 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), LTS4
    - MSc in Communication Systems, Master thesis topic: ”Video Streaming in multipath wireless and peer-to-peer networks” - Advisor: Prof. Frossard Pascal, LTS4, EPFL.

    1998-2004 Faculty of Electronic Engineering, Department of Telecommunications
    - Engineer in Electrical Engineering for Telecommunications, Mean grade: (9.61/10)
    - Graduation paper: ”Broadband Wireless Access Systems based on IEEE 802.16 Standard”

    Honors and Awards:
    • 2005 EPFL Master Studies excellency scholarship
    • 2005 Institute of International Education (IIE) award for superior academic results
    • 2004 Award for best diploma work in 2004 - ”Broadband Wireless Access Systems based on IEEE 802.16 Standard”
    • 2002 Serbian Ministry of Science scholarship for young talents
    • 2001 Norway Government Award for exceptional talents
    • 2000 Diploma for best students for I year of studying
    • 1999 Diploma for best students for II year of studying
    • 1998 Honor Diploma for exceptional success in high school (5/5)

    Specialization
    - GNSS: My expertise covers the main aspects of GNSS receivers: advanced receiver design strategies: acquisition and tracking algorithms, multipath mitigation, PVT algorithms, software receiver (SDR) concept, design of security protection and mitigation algorithms against interference, jamming and spoofing, work with GPS and Galileo signals (BPSK, BOC(1,1),MBOC, AltBOC, BOC(15,2.5)).
    - Network protocols: LANs, WANs, GSM/GPRS, DNS, Ethernet, DHCP, Linux Fedora Core.
    - Signal processing: I have good knowledge in various signal processing algorithms and methods, such as adaptive signal processing, spectral analysis, estimation theory, digital filtering (Kalman filtering), digital image processing, distributed signal processing, media network streaming.
    - Wireless Networks: Wireless networks protocols design and modeling (LTE, UMTS, 802.11).
    - Management: Attended several trainings in supply chain and industrial management strategies.

    Computer Skills
    Programming Languages: Fortran, MS Visual C++, C/C++, Unix shell scripts, Python.
    Mathematical languages: Matlab, Mathematica, LabView.
    Networking: TCP/IP network protocols, ns2, Wireless network design, security protocols.
    Applications: Window server, Microsoft Office, Latex, Adobe Photoshop, Internet Applications.

    Social and Personal Skills
    • NGO work: member of Bosporus International, participant of various NGO seminars.
    • Volunteer at the ATC (Anti-Trafficking Center) program on EXIT festival (2004 and 2005).
    • Team spirit, self-motivated and eager to learn new things, willing to travel and relocate.
    • Analytical, effective in planning and executing projects, motivated to new challenges.
    Language skills English
    Fluent - Reading, writing and verbal skills TOEFL Institutional Test - 603
    (Listening Comprehension 58, Structure and Written Expression 61, Reading Comprehension 62)
    French
    Good - Reading, writing and verbal Skills, B2 Level on the European Language Council classification
    German
    Basic - Reading, writing and verbal Skills, A2 Level on the European Language Council classification

    Personal Info Date of birth: 16/04/1979, Male, Single, Permit B, Nationality: Serbian.


    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