Latest Space News
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:38:00 +0100
For the first time in its 19-year history, SMi Group’s Global MilSatCom Conference & Exhibition will be featuring South Korea in its speaker line-up for this year’s event. With recent threats surging within the region, South Korea has instilled urgency in the race to perfect milsatcom systems to ensure overall robust defence capability. Commander of Defence Communication Command, Brigadier General Nag Jung Choi, will be presenting a keynote address on Day 3 of the conference...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:45:00 +0100
In the first act of lunar exploration, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were major characters. In setting its sights on the Moon, ESA hopes to bring many more actors to this off-world stage. By testing the market for transport services to the Moon, ESA aims to push the limits of technology and create new models of space business. Touching down on the Moon was a monumental moment in human history. Eight short years and enormous resources took humankind to the lunar surface, initially for le...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100
Astronomers have used ALMA to capture a strikingly beautiful view of a delicate bubble of expelled material around the exotic red star U Antliae. These observations will help astronomers to better understand how stars evolve during the later stages of their life-cycles. In the faint southern constellation of Antlia (The Air Pump) the careful observer with binoculars will spot a very red star, which varies slightly in brightness from week to week. This very unusual star is called U Antliae and...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:03:00 +0100
SES, EchoStar Corp., and Airbus Defence and Space announced today that the new EchoStar 105/SES-11 spacecraft, built by Airbus, has been shipped from the Airbus facilities in Toulouse, France, to Cape Canaveral, Florida, for its forthcoming launch by SpaceX in October. The first satellite that EchoStar has constructed with manufacturer Airbus, EchoStar 105/SES-11 will be launched by SpaceX on a flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. EchoStar 10...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:30:00 +0100
Today Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) debuted a new family of satellite buses that form the core of nearly every space mission. From nanosats to high-powered satellites, the versatile lineup incorporates dozens of major enhancements and hundreds of common components that speed production and reduce cost. The company announced the lineup at the Air Force Association Air, Space & Cyber Conference. "We've invested $300 million in revamping our satellite solutions from top to bottom, applying what we...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:54:00 +0100
FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: FLY) (OTCQX: FLYLF) (the "Company" or "FLYHT") is pleased to announce a flight trial with Inmarsat, and would like to bring attention to an Inmarsat press release titled Inmarsat to demonstrate advanced SwiftBroadband-Safety capabilities in flight trial with FLYHT on September 19, 2017. This trial will demonstrate the use of FLYHT's Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS(tm)) to send data to the UpTime(tm) Cloud management platform via I...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:53:00 +0100
With the ''Space Strategy for Europe'' from the European Commission and the new ESA roadmap on the table, the European space stakeholders will have the great opportunity to debate and influence, at the highest level, the medium and long term development of European space programmes and of the spread of space services in many economic and societal activities as well as in a wide range of public fields, including security and defence. Download Conference Agenda | Register to a...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:00:00 +0100
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that it has recently received approximately $8.2 million in orders or specialized products in support of satellite global positioning system protection and communication systems. Work on these recent orders will be performed in secure Kratos manufacturing facilities. Due to customer related, competitive and other considerations, no additional information will be provided rel...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:51:00 +0100
The Sun's recent activity has caught the interest of scientists and space weather forecasters worldwide, highlighting the need to keep a watchful eye on our star and its awesome power. On 6 and 10 September, our Sun produced a pair of solar flares, the strongest observed in over 10 years. They were accompanied by huge eruptions of billions of tonnes of matter into space. While many such eruptions fall back onto the hot surface, these two did not and became 'coronal mass ejections' (CMEs) -...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 08:19:00 +0100
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has observed a planet outside our solar system that looks as black as fresh asphalt because it eats light rather than reflecting it back into space. This light-eating prowess is due to the planet's unique capability to trap at least 94 percent of the visible starlight falling into its atmosphere. The oddball exoplanet, called WASP-12b, is one of a class of so-called "hot Jupiters," gigantic, gaseous planets that orbit very close to their host ...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:13:00 +0100
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will continue its support for NOAA's Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System program that ingests and analyzes weather data, creating useful visualizations for forecasters and distributing time-sensitive weather statements such as watches and warnings across the United States. Used by more than 140 National Weather Service field offices, the AWIPS program informs decisions that save lives and protect property during natural disasters. Under the $269 mill...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0100
The international Cassini mission has concluded its remarkable exploration of the Saturnian system in spectacular style, by plunging into the gas planet's atmosphere. Confirmation of the end of mission arrived at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory at 11:55 GMT/13:55 CEST with the loss of the spacecraft's signal having occurred 83 minutes earlier at Saturn, some 1.4 billion km from Earth. With the rocket propellant for manoeuvering the spacecraft fully expended as planned touring Saturn and i...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:17:00 +0100
Four of the latest set of Galileo navigation satellites will be launched on Ariane 6 rockets - ESA's first contract to use Europe's new vehicle. The launches are scheduled between the end of 2020 and mid-2021, using two Ariane 62 rockets - the configuration of Europe's next-generation launch vehicle that is best suited to haul the two 750 kg navigation satellites into their orbits at 23 222 km altitude. Under development, Ariane 6 is Europe's newest launcher, designed to extend guaranteed ...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:00:00 +0100
The Space Alliance, formed by Thales Alenia Space (Thales 67%, Leonardo 33%) and Telespazio (Leonardo 67%, Thales 33%), today signed a partnership with the US-based company Spaceflight Industries which includes the following elements: A minority investment in Spaceflight Industries, which through its BlackSky business, has developed a geospatial platform and plans to build and operate a constellation of 60 small high-resolution observation satellites featuring very short revisit times; ...
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:33:00 +0100
Lockheed Martin (LM) unveiled a new small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) that has been designed and developed in the UK at the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI). OUTRIDER is a lightweight, canister launched UAS that has been designed by engineers at Lockheed Martin UK's Havant facility in partnership with Wirth Research, an engineering company with specialisation in aerodynamics and composite materials. At only four inches wide and weighing only 1.7 kilograms, it is designed...
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0100
Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced significant progress on the industry's first commercial in-space satellite servicing system. The Mission Extension Vehicle-1 (MEV-1) spacecraft successfully completed its critical design review earlier this year and is now in production with about 75% of the platform and payload components already delivered to the company's Satellite Manufacturing Facility in Virginia. The spacecraft will begin system-level testi...
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:07:00 +0100
Boeing will design and build seven super-powered medium earth orbit (MEO) satellites for SES, delivering efficient high-performance data communications services to users around the world. The O3b mPOWER satellites will include Boeing's most-advanced digital payload technology and will be built using electronics from the flight-proven 702 satellite platform customized to support the unique MEO environment. "With this new technology and design, Boeing is able to build satellites faster and m...
Wed, 6 Sep 2017 16:31:00 +0100
EchoStar Corporation and Lockheed Martin announced today that the EchoStar III satellite has been successfully recovered following an anomaly that occurred in late July and retired per the FCC regulations. "After the initial loss of contact, with a joint effort by EchoStar and Lockheed Martin, a command and control link was reestablished and deorbit maneuvers performed" said Derek de Bastos, chief technology officer for EchoStar Satellite Services L.L.C. "EchoStar III is now safely in a grave...
Wed, 6 Sep 2017 15:24:00 +0100
Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, recently completed an important qualification test of the avionics system for the solid rocket boosters the company has developed and is now manufacturing for NASA's Space Launch System (SLS). Completion of this milestone is an important step toward preparing the SLS and Orion spacecraft for their first flight in 2019. Two Orbital ATK-developed five-segment rocket boosters will be used on each SLS launch to help provide initial ...
Tue, 5 Sep 2017 14:07:00 +0100
Launch is the most strenuous part of a satellite's life. To survive the extreme sound wave pressure and pounding vibrations generated by more than 700,000 lbs. of thundering rocket thrust, spacecraft need a solid, reliable design if they hope to arrive operational on orbit. On July 13, Lockheed Martin (LMT)'s second, fully-assembled GPS III space vehicle (SV) completed a realistic simulation of its future launch experience and passed this critical acoustic environmental test with flying color...
More space news...
18028 cvs - 955 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:21-06-2016
     Last Modified:21-06-2016 (12:46)
    Job information
     Current job:Technical Manager
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:within a month
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services
     KeywordsSoftware Engineering
    CV

    Profile

    I'm an enthusiastic person who is always open to new challenges and opportunities. I've started to work in small companies while I was still a student to enhance my skills in small software projects with industry professionals and with colleagues from the University.

    Currently, and throughout the last years, I’ve been working in Madrid – Spain, Lisbon - Portugal and my hometown Coimbra – Portugal (mostly teleworking since 2012), to enhance even more my skills, learn new languages and learn to work in a competitive Space and Defence Company.

    I currently have more than 8 years of experience of software development working in great teams, most of those projects as project leader and working with engineers of other European countries.

     

    Skills Summary

    Java SE, Java EE

    MySQL, Postgres, Oracle

    Swing, RCP, Spring, Hibernate

    REST, SOAP, RMI, JMS

    JUnit, Mockito

    Maven, ANT

    GIT, SVN

    OS X, Linux, Windows

    IntelliJ, Eclipse

    Office suite

    DOORS, JIRA, Rational Plan, Redmine

    VMware, Virtualbox, Vagrant

    Glassfish, Jboss

    Jenkins, Sonar

     

    Education

    MSc in Software Engineering
    2010–2015 - University of Coimbra, Portugal

    Master in Investigation in Informatics
    2008-2009 – Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

    Licentiate in Software Engineering
    2003-2008 – University of Coimbra, Portugal

     

    Personal Skills

    Mother tongue

     

    Portuguese

    Other Languages

    Understanding

    Speaking

    Writing

    English

    C2 – Mastery

    C1 - Proficient

    C1 - Proficient

    Spanish

    C2 – Mastery

    C1 - Proficient

    C1 - Proficient

    Common European Framework of Reference (CEF) level

     

    Employment History

    Deimos Engenharia, Lisbon, Portugal

    2016-Present

    DEIMOS Engenharia is a private Portuguese Aerospace Engineering company, delivering advanced design solutions and turn-key space SW systems since 2002. Building on a solid team of highly motivated and specialized engineers, DEIMOS Engenharia is now a reference player in the European space sector.

    It’s part of the Deimos group, the technological branch of ELECNOR. DEIMOS group is a set of international companies operating in the areas of Aerospace, Automation and Remote Control, Information Systems, Telecommunication Network, Security and Technological Infrastructure Development.

     

    Technical Manager

    2016-Present

     

    Earth Observation Application System Support for European Space Agency

    - Technical lead of the team responsible for the support activities of the following ESA Earth Observation Applications:

    S2G – Satellite to Ground

    ESOV – Earth observation Swath and Orbit Visualisation tool

    DFDL4S – Data Format Description Language for Space

     

    EDRS Mission Planning System for Airbus Defence Space and European Space Agency

    - Maintenance support for the EDRS MOC MPL v1 operational software

     

    Deimos Space, Madrid, Spain

    2008-2016

    With more than 500 employees on more than 5 countries, this company specialises in the design, engineering and development of solutions and systems integration in the aerospace, satellite systems, remote sensing, information systems and telecommunications network sectors. It provides technological solutions for the Aeronautics, Aerospace, Defence, Transport, Energy and Environment, Telecommunications and Security markets.

     

    Senior Project Engineer

    2012-2016

     

    EDRS Mission Planning System for Airbus Defence Space and European Space Agency

    - Implementation of several web service endpoints for external and internal operations

    - Implementation of the services, components and singletons on a technical solution already in place which comprised on Apache CXF web services running on a Spring context of a JBoss application server with a persistence layer interfaced by Hibernate to a Postgres engine

    - Implementation of the frontend client for the HMI implemented using Eclipse Rich Client Platform framework

    - Designing and implementation of the algorithms responsible for: intelligent accommodation of communications slots; antenna and laser beam communication angles

    - Supervising half of the team: lead colleagues into understanding scope of the tasks; provide technical solutions; code review and merge code requests

     

    ESOV-NG Swath and Orbit Visualisation tool for European Space Agency

    - Implementation of new features for visualising swath and orbit files on the ESOV New Generation tool developed with Java Swing Framework, XML/XSD and other file types

    - Releasing of a candidate ESOVNG software final version

     

    SSA NEO Segment Services for European Space Agency

    This project consisted on several contracts that aimed to the development of an Information System for gathering and managing near-earth objects (asteroids) data - observation and tracking data coming from a large number of European and international sources. 

     

    For the SNV contact, as Software Manager responsible for:

    - Analysing new business requirements and translate them into new functional requirements

    - Assembling, integrating and validating the components made by subcontracting companies of the consortium

    - Implementing new services that gathered data from non-relational data sources

    - Implementing new features of the orbit visualisation component

    - Setting up environments comprising several virtual machines (develop, test, integration and operation environments) on local and remote sites across different ESA sites (Spain, Germany, Italy)

    - Along with my team, inauguration of the NEO Coordination Centre in ESRIN - Italian site of the European Space Agency

     

    For the NEO contract, as Technical Manager responsible for:

    - Analysing new business requirements and translate them into new functional requirements

    - Assembling, integrating and validating the components made by subcontracting companies of the consortium

    - Leading of a small development team composed by experts on different domains and lead them to implement technical solution for domain problems

    - Finally, handing-over the technical responsibility of the project

     

    SDUP Space Debris User Portal for European Space Agency

    - Analysing business requirements and translate them into functional requirements, iterate with client, provide mock-ups and lead implementation of the portal

    - Implementation the technical solution on a Liferay portal installed on a Glassfish application engine

    - Implementation of web services for licensing purposes - an API that reused the Authentication and Authorisation Liferay components

    - Supervising the small team work by leading them into understanding scope of the tasks and reviewing implementations

     

    DISCOS Database Information System for Characterising Objects in Space for European Space Agency

    - Negotiating, analysing business requirements and translate them into functional requirements

    - Setting meetings with the client technical experts, mock-up generation and lead implementation of the portal

    - Implementing the technical solution on a Liferay portal installed on a Glassfish application engine; Apache CXF web services installed on a Glassfish application engine with two persistence layers: one interfaced by Hibernate to a MySQL engine reusing Authentication and Authorisation Liferay components which managed users, access quotas, etc.; other interfaced by JDBC to a Oracle engine which contained the actual business data.

    - Supervising the small team work by leading them into understanding scope of the tasks, code review and pair-programming

     

    Project Engineer

    2009-2012

     

    DRAMA2 Debris Risk and Mitigation Analysis version 2 for European Space Agency

    - Analysing business requirements and translate them into functional requirements

    - Presenting of several different algorithms for the same functionality

    - Implementing the technical solution with two software artefacts: one standalone headless application that used OpenGL to determine cross section with z-buffer algorithm; a Java Swing panel integrated on the DRAMA tool with an OpenGL helper application for the visualisation of the construction of complex bodies.

    - Designing and implementation of the algorithms responsible for: computation of the cross section using the OpenGL z-buffer; visualisation of the construction of complex bodies.

    Besides receiving the honour of being presented on a poster, this work was presented to the scientific community on the 6th European Conference on Space Debris at ESA's Space Operations Centre (ESOC) in Darmstadt, Germany, from 22 to 25 April, 2013.

     

    SSA NEO Segment Services for European Space Agency

    This project consisted on several contracts that aimed to the development of an Information System for gathering and managing near-earth objects (asteroids) data - observation and tracking data coming from a large number of European and international sources.

     

    For the SNIII contact, as Project Engineer responsible for:

    - Analysing business requirements and translate them into functional requirements

    - Implementing of the technical solution on a Liferay portal installed on a Glassfish application engine

    - Implementing of several Liferay portlets, which communicated with several web services (REST and SOAP) that gathered data from different non-relational and relational databases

    - The design and implementation of the algorithms responsible for: orbit propagation; numeric propagators for orbit interpolation and extrapolation

    - Implementing of an orbit visualisation component that allowed 3D visualisation of NEO orbits using HTML and JavaScript for the frontend and J2EE and REST client for the backend

     

    Training Project Engineer

    2008-2009

     

    DEIMOS Intranet for Deimos Space Spain

    - Analyse existing Intranet and plan the design and implementation of its new version, including the following applications: Human Resources, IT Helpdesk, Travel Orders, Room Booking, Calendars, etc.; and databases – Customers, Suppliers, Partners, Documentation, Actions, Projects and Proposals, etc.

    - Put in plan MVC, Active Record, Metaprogramming and other Software Standards.

    - Add SVN control version and issue tracking with TRAC.

    - Software development with Joomla, AJAX/jQuery frameworks and PHP.

     

    Mission Planning for multiple UAVs fleets for Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology Spain

    - Design and implement a R&D project with Mission Planning for multiple UAVs fleets and a virtual Visualisation of UAVs flight on map

    - Software development with Java Swing Framework, XML/XSD, Google Earth and Map APIs, JavaScript.

    - Software development following NATO Standard STANAG 4586 for data link, command and control, and human/computer interfaces

     

     

    Trainings

    SCRUM for software project management

    JIRA for Project Management

    JIRA for Project Engineers

    Requirements management

    Advanced GIT

    Initiation to GIT

    Liferay Portal Management

     

    Conferences

    Sanchez-Ortiz, N; Dominguez-Gonzalez, R; Oliveira, J; Gelhaus, J; Krag, H; ESA DRAMA ARES and CROC: Evaluation of Cross Section and Estimated Collision Alerts, 64th International Astronautical Congress, Beijing, China, 2013.

    Vitali Braun, J. Gelhaus, C. Kebschull, N. Sanchez-Ortiz, J. Oliveira, R. Domınguez, C. Wiedemann, H. Krag, P. Vo ̈rsmann; DRAMA 2.0 - ESA’S SPACE DEBRIS RISK ASSESSMENT AND MITIGATION ANALYSIS TOOL SUITE, 64th International Astronautical Congress, Beijing, China, 2013.

    Johannes Gelhaus, Noelia Sánchez-Ortiz, Vitali Braun, Christopher Kebschull, Joaquim Correia de Oliveira, Raúl Domínguez-González, Carsten Wiedemann, Holger Krag, Prof. Peter Vörsmann; UPGRADE OF DRAMA ESA’S SPACE DEBRIS MITIGATION ANALYSIS TOOL SUITE, 6th European Conference on Space Debris, Darmstadt, Germany, 2013.

    Christopher Kebschull, N. Sanchez-Ortiz, J. Gelhaus, V. Braun, J. Correia de Oliveira, R. Domınguez-Gonzales, C. Wiedemann, H. Krag, P. Vo ̈rsmann, Neuerungen in DRAMA - ESA’s Space Debris Mitigation Analysis Tool Suite, DLRK 2013, Germany, 2013.

    Noelia Sanchez-Ortiz, Esther Parrilla-Endrino, Joaquim C. Oliveira, Detlef Koschny, Cross-disciplinary Challenges in Space Situational Awareness, 39th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 2012, Mysore, India, 2012.

    Giuditta, N; Oliveira, J; Fernández, L, Automation and Interoperability Challenges for Heterogeneous UAS Fleet Management, 1st International Conference on Application and Theory of Automation in Command and Control Systems (ATACCS’2011), Barcelona, Spain, 2011.


    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 £350 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!

     

    2017 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 ©2017 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics