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The House of Representatives approved legislation April 24 that would reform commercial remote sensing regulation and create a licensing regime for “non-traditional” commercial space activities. SpaceNews.com
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Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson made news last week at the Space Symposium with major announcements on the reorganization of Space and Missile Systems Center and the standup of a new office to eliminate bottlenecks in the system. SpaceNews.com
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Iceye, the Finnish company flying a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) microsatellite, forged an alliance with Ursa Space Systems, a firm that offers economic insights from geospatial data. SpaceNews.com
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Geospatial data companies are focusing intently on acquiring satellite imagery quickly and speeding data delivery to customers. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 20:14:24 +0000
The light-lift Vega rocket is Europe’s vehicle of choice for small satellites, but has mainly launched spacecraft weighing hundreds of kilograms. While that’s smaller than what Arianespace normally launches on an Ariane 5 or Soyuz, it’s not the “small” that people generally think of when they think smallsats. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:09:21 +0000
Lockheed Martin executives said April 24 they are confident they will win an Air Force competition for the next set of GPS 3 navigation satellites as questions swirl about what other companies, if any, submitted proposals. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 15:42:28 +0000
An Ariane 5 launch has been cancelled after an unexplained problem with an Indian space agency satellite that was supposed to ride on the mission. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:34:24 +0000
In its quest for cutting edge commercial solutions to military problems, the U.S. Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx) is not ignoring the talents of traditional government contractors. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:47:23 +0000
Speedcast’s revenues more than doubled in 2017 as the satellite network operator began leveraging its acquisitions of U.S. companies Harris CapRock and UltiSat. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:18:18 +0000
NGA Director Cardillo: “I want the market to work … but government shouldn’t be their first customer. We should be their second customer.” SpaceNews.com
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:00:57 +0000
NASA’s new administrator said he’s “very excited” about leading the space agency as he takes office after an extended confirmation process. SpaceNews.com
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USD Kernan: "we really haven’t taken all the advantage we can of technology.” SpaceNews.com
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:01:42 +0000
Wilson sat down with SpaceNews at the recent Space Symposium in Colorado Springs to discuss the ongoing reorganization of the Space and Missile Systems Center, space investment priorities and her plans to secure congressional support for budgets and management reforms. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:54:23 +0000
In the months preceding the launch of Avanti’s Hylas-4 satellite, the British operators didn’t mince words when it described the importance of a successful mission as “critical.” SpaceNews.com
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:23:19 +0000
"We are trying to effectively link air, land, sea and space. The geospatial context on the ground may give you some type of indications and warning of something happening in space," said Chirag Parikh, director of NGA's Office of Source Strategies. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:53:45 +0000
NASA’s next administrator, Jim Bridenstine, is set to be sworn into office April 23 as the space industry breathes a sigh of relief that his extended confirmation process is finally over. SpaceNews.com
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:31:54 +0000
Within the top five space contractors, from 2011 to 2017, ULA surpassed Boeing and became the top overall vendor. SpaceNews.com
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 16:53:32 +0000
"Other transactions authorities" allow the Air Force to go faster to prototyping. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 23:19:54 +0000
GEOShare, a Lockheed Martin subsidiary matching missions with orbital slots in an effort to boost satellite sales, has signed up over 150 missions and over 100 orbital locations, said Lon Levin, GEOShare president and chief executive. SpaceNews.com
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    Personal information
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    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:21-11-2014
     Last Modified:25-04-2018 (10:47)
    Job information
     Current job:Spacecraft controller
     Employment Term:Either
     Job location:Europe only
     Date available:within 3months
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services
     KeywordsSpacecraft Controller, Ground station controller, EUMETSAT, Satellite, Software Developer, Java, C#, C, C++, Android, Eclipse, Netbeans, Visual Studio, Sensor Programming, Image processing, UML, OOP, Agile, Communication, Leadership, Photography, IT archi
    CV

    WORK EXPERIENCE  
        
    Spacecraft Controller for EPS mission (Feb 2016 - Present), Telespazio Vega on site at EUMETSAT, Darmstadt (Germany)
    - Certified as SPACON / GNDCON for the mission
    - Supporting system OPS and GS systems engineers by creating multi-level EPS data flow diagrams
    - Advising on enterprise architecture standards and principles (TOGAF, Archimate)
    - Creating ad-hoc applications to support the mission
    - Providing training for the new controllers 
    - Participated in yearly safe mode rehearsal training
    - Monitoring and controlling of MetOp (A/B), NOAA (18/19), Jason (2/3), Saral and EARS
    - Monitoring and controlling ground stations at SVL, FBK and XTTC stations
    - Analysing anomalies and applying emergency/contingency procedures
    - Preparing reports, monitoring data flows and consistency

    IT Architect (Jun 2015 - Feb 2016), European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main(Germany)
    - Creation of Enterprise architecture models for ECB (European Central Bank) and ESCB (European System of Central Banks) systems​
    - Creation of impact map, capability map, external connection map, service and application catalogue for E(S)CB systems
    - Actively participating in creation of ECB architecture meta-model (EMMA) and ESCB architecture meta-model (ENTM)
    - Member of the European enterprise architecture team (ECAP/EAST)
    - Advising on mobile application development
    - Maintaining List of Preferred Products
    - Writing System architecture and IT architecture frame documents

    Technical Support (2008-2011), Electrical Engineering Student Club, Zagreb (Croatia)
    - Creation of club's monography (ISBN: 978-953- 56227-0- 3)
    - Delegating image editing/processing jobs
    - Digital and analogue photo manipulation and image processing

    Multimedia/hardware salesperson (2008-2009), Algoritam, Zagreb (Croatia)
    - Selling multimedia and computer hardware products
    - Multimedia and hardware support


    EDUCATION

    MSc in Information Technology (Pervasive Computing) (Oct 2011-May 2014), Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt, Klagenfurt (Austria)
    - Pervasive Computing (sensor networks, sensor programming, mobile and wireless networks)
    - Artificial Vision (image processing in MATLAB, Kinect programming, OpenCV/Emgu CV)
    - Communication Systems (Traffic telematics, geographic information systems)
    - Android Programming

    BSc in Computing (Software Engineering) (Oct 2008 - Jul 2011), Polytechnic of Zagreb, Zagreb (Croatia)
    - Mathematics, physics, electrical engineering, computer architecture, operating systems
    - Computer Programming (algorithms and data structures, OOP, SQL, Java, JDBC, Spring, Hibernate, Swing, Junit, C#, C/C++, XML, UNIX programming)

    Computer Programmer for C#.NET Business Applications (Nov 2009 - Jun 2010), INFOKATEDRA, Zagreb (Croatia)
    - Object-Oriented Programming
    - Relational databases

     


    TRAINING

    Space System Engineering (2017), University of Southampton (UK)
    -Space segment: launch vehicles, space environment/debris, propulsion, AOCS, structural design, software, power, payloads, thermal design, AIV
    - Ground segment: operations, telecommunications, data handling, product assurance 

    EPS Mission Certification Training (2016), EUMETSAT, Darmstadt (Germany)
    -Monitoring and controlling training for EPS mission at EUMETSAT
    - Took part in yearly safe mode rehersal training

    DARWIN (LiveLink) Training (2015), European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
    - Advanced document management
    - Version management

    Online Courses (2015): 

    ESA: Monitoring Climate From Space (5 weeks), FutureLearn, European Space Agency

    Introduction to Aerospace Engineering: Astronautics and Human Spaceflight (7 weeks), edX, MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    The Science of the Solar System (9 weeks), Coursera, Caltech - California Institute of Technology

    AstroTech: The Science and Technology Behind Astronomical Discoveries (6 weeks), Coursera, The University of Edinburgh

    Introduction to Linux (12 weeks), edX, Linux Foundation

    Autonomous Navigation for Flying Robots (8 weeks), edX, TUM - Technische Universität München

    Introduction to Programming with Java (5 weeks), edX, UC3M - Charles III University of Madrid

    Programming for Everybody in Python (10 weeks), Coursera, University of Michigan

    Alien Worlds: The Science of Exoplanet Discovery and Characterization (11 weeks), edX, Boston University

    Introduction to C++ (4 weeks), edX, Microsoft

    Introduction to Aeronautical Engineering (7 weeks), edX, Delft University

     


    PERSONAL SKILLS

    Languages: Croatian (mother tongue), English (C2), German (B2), Russian (A1)

    Communication skills: good communication and interpersonal skills gained through education and work in multicultural environment.

    Computer skills:  programming (C, C++, C#, Java, Android, Python, SQL, OOP, EmguCV...), IT architecture (Archimate, UML, ARIS, SmartDraw), IDE (Eclipse, NetBeans, MS Visual Studio, Code::Blocks, PyCharm, MATLAB), other (Raspberry Pi, Arduino, computer assembly, MS Office, Photoshop, image processingm MS Kinect, LiveLink...)

    Driving Licence: B (car), B (boat leader)

     


    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    Projects: Android Crop Rotation application; Kinect application for 3D face feature extraction, identification and creation of 3D model; Java Interactive Medical Diagnosis Application

    Hobbies: Raspberry Pi, Arduino, LEGO Mindstorms, Homebrewing, Photography, Aquaristics

     


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