CV: Columbus Flight Controller


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 Date Submitted:30-05-2011
 Last Modified:30-05-2011 (08:54)
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 Current job:Columbus Flight Controller
 Employment Term:Permanent
 Job location:Own country
 Date available:
 Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations
 KeywordsReal Time Operations Operational Data File authoring. Assembly Integration and Verificaiton Increment Integration Engineer

             Work Experience



From January 2010


Columbus Flight Control Team – COL-Systems position

Main activities or responsibilities

Environmental Control & Life Support System team lead.

Real Time support to manned spacecraft operations.

Operational Data File (ODF) authoring.

Flight Rule authoring.

Real time telemetry post-processing & trend analysis.

Name and address of employer

INSYEN AG, Münchner Str. 20, 82234 Weβling, Germany




From October 2007 to December 2009


Columbus Flight Control Team – COL-Systems position

Main activities or responsibilities

Environmental Control & Life Support System team lead.

Handling of Ops product like: FCOH, JOIP, OIP as applicable

Communications on the voice loops  within European team and with IPs

Procedure knowledge incl. flight rules and other regulations as applicable

Flight system and subsystem (TCS, EPDS, ECLSS) knowledge

Console / ground subsystem knowledge

Teamwork regarding Interaction and attitude

Usage of Ops Support  tools such as Console Log, OSTPV, Flight Notes, ...

Handling of sub-systems malfunction(s)

Name and address of employer

Sofiter System Engineering S.p.A., Francia 35 -10138 Torino





From June 2007 to October 2007


Thales Alenia Space Italy, Operations, Increment 17 Integration Engineer.

Main activities or responsibilities

Point of contact for team review of documents related to International Space Station activities planning in the frame of an increment (timeframe on-orbit of about 6 months) concerning: mission priorities, payloads and utilization, logistics, maintenance, resources allocation, imagery.


Member of the European Increment Integration Team in the Industrial Operator Team (IOT) to support ESA (European Space Agency) activities on the International Space Station.


Participation in periodical meetings at the main European space centres and industries (ESA ESTEC, Noordwijk, NL; ESA EAC, Cologne, D; EADS Astrium, Bremen).

Name and address of employer

Sofiter System Engineering S.p.A., Francia 35 -10138 Torino




From February 2006 to April 2007


Alcatel Alenia Space Italy Assembly, Integration & Test team member on Node3 (International Space Station) program.

Main activities or responsibilities

Leak tests, proof test and cleanliness verification for space plants. Set-up and management of fluidic and hydraulic tests.
Compilation of procedures and documents relevant to fluidics activities.
Cooperation with Alcatel Alenia Space metrological industrial unit for verification and calibration of measurement instrumentation.
Cooperation with NASA, BOEING and DCMA teams

Support to mechanical, functional and electrical teams during integration and test activities.

Employment and maintenance of ground support equipment like: vacuum pumps, leak detectors, gas leakage test stand, Internal Thermal Control System Cooling Servicer.
Employment of compressed and cryogenic gases, especially nitrogen (both gaseous and liquid), Helium and Argon.

Name and address of employer

Sofiter System Engineering S.p.A., Francia 35 -10138 Torino

Type of business or sector




Education and training




Title of qualification awarded

Engineering licence.






1997 - 14/12/2005

Title of qualification awarded

Master’s Degree in Aerospace engineering

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

Aerogasdynamic, CFD, EFD.

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Politecnico di Torino, aerospace engineering


  “Analisi Numerica dei Limiti di Validità delle Equazioni di Navier Stokes per lo Studio Fluidodinamico di un Cold Thruster”

Final grade






1992 - 1997

Title of qualification awarded

Secondary School Certificate.



Name and type of organization providing education and training

Liceo Scientifico “Ettore Majorana”, Torino



Personal skills and competences


Mother tongue(s)


Other language(s)




Social skills and competences

Good skills in team working acquired during both academic and working activities.



Driving licence

A3, B

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