Latest Space News
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 18:49:57 +0000
“We’re executing exactly the way we’ve been executing to try to speed up acquisition,” said Lt. Gen. Arnold Bunch Jr., military deputy at the office of the assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:07:52 +0000
Nearly a month after the signing of a policy directive calling for commercial space regulatory reforms, Commerce Department officials said this week they’re moving ahead on a number of fronts.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 03:12:12 +0000
The White House has directed NASA to study the possibility of converting one of more of its field centers into federal labs, revisiting a proposal made nearly 15 years ago.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:04:04 +0000
The Falcon Heavy beat United Launch Alliance’s Delta 4 in a competition under the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle program.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:41:21 +0000
To receive FIRST UP Satcom, a weekly SpaceNews newsletter for satellite and telecom professionals, sign up here. TOP STORIES Chinese hackers tried to gain control of U.S. satellites in late 2017, leading a cyber firm to notify the U.S. government. Symantec’s protection software blocked some of the tools used by attackers known as “Thrip” that attacked two […]
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:56:40 +0000
Blue Origin expects to start flying people on its New Shepard suborbital vehicle “soon” and start selling tickets for commercial flights next year, a company executive said June 19.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:41:59 +0000
Canadian satellite antenna manufacturer C-Com said June 21 it successfully tested the building blocks of a phased array antenna it hopes to sell next year.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:25:18 +0000
Rogers: Whether you call the new branch a Space Corps or a Space Force is not all that important.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:45:26 +0000
A report released by the White House June 20 outlines a set of goals to address the small but “high-consequence” threat posed by near Earth objects (NEOs), but does not commit to spending more money to achieve them.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:52:56 +0000
Former Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James: "The Air Force and the DoD have to come up with something to back up what the president said.”
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:57:18 +0000
China has lowered the orbit of its Tiangong-2 space lab, likely in preparation for deorbiting the orbital facility and thus averting a similar scenario to the uncontrolled re-entry of Tiangong-1 earlier this year.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:13:10 +0000
Those who loathe or love a Space Force “separate but equal” to the Air Force must think and act decisively and quickly. Regardless of whether the Space Force actually materializes, deliberation alone could finally spring us into action to deal with the looming threat of space Pearl Harbor.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:12:05 +0000
An advisory group dubbed the “think tank” for the National Space Council formally kicked off its work June 19 with a broad but vague mandate to study space policy issues.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:08:21 +0000
Fleet operators SES and Intelsat asked the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to extend the deadline for their customers to register C-band dishes before the commission decides on the band’s future use.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00:08 +0000
Trump’s proposal derives from a growing debate inside military and political circles about how to best meet the threat posed to American space assets by potential enemies: Russia and China, to be precise.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:45:44 +0000
A former NASA astronaut used an appearance at a National Space Council meeting June 18 to argue that a key element of NASA’s plans to return humans to the moon should be reconsidered.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 19:35:34 +0000
Trump: Creating a Space Force and promoting space exploration by NASA and the private sector will be “important for the nation’s psyche.”
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:22:16 +0000
President Trump will sign a new space policy directive June 18 addressing space traffic management issues, closely following the proposed policy that Vice President Pence announced in April.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:45:21 +0000
A key senator says he’s keeping an open mind regarding who in the federal government should have responsibility for the oversight of “non-traditional” commercial space activities.
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 19:45:35 +0000
The House Appropriations defense subcommittee approved $49.5 million to create a new “program of record for commercial satellite communications."
More space news...
18658 cvs - 800 jobs


  • HOME

  • HOME
  • CV: Project Management and Quality Assurance

    Printer Friendly

    << BACK

    Personal information
    Contact information
    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:14-09-2017
     Last Modified:27-10-2017 (08:40)
    Job information
     Current job:Project Management and Quality Assurance
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Europe only
     Date available:within 2 months
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services
     Keywordsproject management, quality, audit, space, PMO, controlling, scheduling, process, management, IT, configuration management, CMMI, ISO, jira, Microsoft office, consultant, delivery, standards, indicators, analysis, multinational,ESA, EUMETSAT, reporting, s

    Profile: Professional with more than 15 years of work experience in Spain, Colombia and Germany 
    • 13 years participating in software projects. Maintenance, implementation and support of software applications and Consulting services
    • 9 years of experience in business process, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Product Assurance, projects and process audits, process improvement and Implementation of quality systems under specific standards (Managing the organizational culture change). Knowledge of banking, IT, Aerospace and tourism process. Knowledge of IT project life cycle, SW Engineering, ISO and CMMI Model
    • 5 years of experience in Project Management: Planning, monitoring and controlling project milestones (schedule), customer deliveries, resources management, reporting and risk analysis. Experience in monitoring and tracking metrics and indicators. Experience in PMO office. Knowledge of PMI guidelines
    •4 years of experience in customer service and resolution of incidents.
    •4 years of experience in software testing: planning and executing test cases

    With preference for the international working experience and available to relocate





    Product/Projects Quality Assurance

    Business Process

    ISO Standards




    Project Management

    IT Projects Life Cycle

    Configuration Management

    Process audits

    Project Audits


    BSC (Balanced Score Card)



    Planning, monitoring and control skills

    Adaptable  to multicultural  environments

    Proactive and goal-oriented

    Criteria and critical thinking

    Learning capacity


    Making decisions

    Priority Management

    Team work


    Courses- Certifications


    Organizational Communications and International Quality Expert.

    Madrid, Spain 2013

    HSEQ Course - ISO 9001- ISO 14001-OSHAS 18001

    Bogotá, Colombia 2010

    Official Course of CMMI-DEV V 1.2

    Bogotá, Colombia    2008

    Internal Auditor Certification ISO 9001:2000

    Bogotá, Colombia 2007


    Professional Education


    2013- 2014 

    Magister in Quality Management (ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO/TS 16949, UNE 182001- ISO14001 -EFQM) IMF. Madrid, Spain   


    Magister in Environment, Quality Management  and Audit (ISO 9001:2008 e ISO 14.001:2004)

    Escorial University. Madrid, Spain   


    Post-grade in Finances

    Rosario University. Bogotá, Colombia        


    Business Administration Degree

    Rosario University. Bogotá, Colombia


    Other Information

    English: Intermediate level.

    French: Basic Level.

    Software: Office (Excel, Word, Power Point and Project),TFS, SharePoint, Toad, Mantis, Doors, Redmine, Jira, FTP, Confluence 





    EUMETSAT-Europäische Organisation für meteorologische Satelliten (Germany)

    Since October 2016 until now

    Consultant- Project Management and Quality Support

    Main Responsibilities: 

    Create and standardize a common Project Management framework for all the project managers of the System Engineering and Projects Division (SEP)

    Perform the following project management activities (as a Project Manager support):

    Actions tracking (maintenance and control)

    Project reports elaboration

    Risk Register maintenance

    Project schedules tracking (maintenance and control)

    MoMs of the different Project Board meetings


    CGI (Germany)

    Since May 2016 until September 2016

    Senior Support Engineer in projects with EUMETSAT

    Main Responsibilities: 

    Update and review project´s Technical documentation as ICDs, SRDs, VCDs, TNs, Test Cases, in accordance with the delivery plan agreed with EUMETSAT



    Quality Team Leader- QA Regional Team CRM-TIGO:

    Since April 2015 until April 2016

    Main responsibilities:

    Perform the QA Team management (schedule, planning, control, resources, risks)

    Guarantee the Product Assurance of the CRM software to the Operations of Central and South America (LATAM): Colombia, Paraguay, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador

    Implement the new QA methodology, managing all the team culture change

    Implement controls and guidelines for the new QA process

    Create the “defects cycle” for each release and ensure resolution and closure.

    Review documentation, verifying completeness and alignment with customer standards.

    Create and execute test cases (CRM-SIEBEL)

    Elaborate progress/status reports of QA work for each release



    Product Assurance & Configuration Management Analyst- Earth Observation Area:

    Since April 2012 until September 2014


    Main Responsibilities: 

    Ensure the quality assurance and life cycle process in all the projects under my charge

    Ensure the project´s adherence to the specifications required by the ESA (European Space Agency),  minimizing the risk of non-compliance of predefined standards

    Plan with the Project Managers the project deliverables, the schedule of deliveries and the resources involved.

    Review and verify the quality of the project´s deliverables, prepare the delivery package (software and documentation), perform the delivery release note and send it to client.

    Control the projects documentation safety and traceability.

    Ensure the electronic archiving and versioning of the project documentation

    Control the Configuration Management of the projects (documents/SW baseline)

    Ensure the client´s problems  are resolved according to the plans

    Contribute to the Project´s Progress Reports



    Senior Quality Assurance at AMADEUS Latam Solution Center Colombia (LSC):

    Since September 2010 until September 2011.

    Main Responsibilities:   

    Perform the adaptation of the methodology used in the “Head” Office (France)-CMMI Level 3,  to the operations in Latin America, managing the organizational culture change

    Create, standardize and versioning all the procedures, formats and documents

    Ensure the implementation of this methodology in all the projects of the company.

    Plan and execute the quality internal audits identifying operational risks.



    Organization and Methods Specialist

    Since September 2009 until September de 2010

    Main Responsibilities:   

    Perform the " Integrated System" implementation under NTCGP 1000:2004 and MECI

    1000:2004 standards (Quality standards for the financial sector in Colombia).

    Planning and executing the quality internal audits.

    Develop and update the business procedures, manuals and instructives.

    Analyze and update the Balanced Scorecard (BSC)

    Take part in the maintenance of the Systems of Operational Risks (SARO)

    Take part in the implementation of the Internal Control System.


    GATTACA S.A (Colombia)

    Quality Director- CMMI and ISO Leader

    Since April 2008 until October 2009

    Main Responsibilities:  

    Perform the Quality System implementation under ISO 9001 and CMMI standards. Create the Process overview map. Create and standardize all the procedures, formats and documents. Create the learned lessons system and improvement actions. Participate in internal audits. Manage organizational culture change.

    Lead as Project Manager the project for CMMI-DEV (V1.2) Level 3 implementation.

    Perform the QA Team management (schedule, planning, control, resources, risks)

    Participate and support the organizational strategic planning process


    INFORMATICA SIGLO 21 (Colombia)

    Quality Manager/ QA and Documentation Unit Leader/ PMO Auditor and Quality Coordinator/ Quality and Process Leader - ISS Project:

    Since January 2006 until March 2008

    Main Responsibilities:   

    As Quality Manager/QA and Documentation Unit Leader:

    Perform the QA Team management (schedule, planning, control, resources) -15-20 employees. Coordinate Quality Committees of the company.

    Perform internal audits schedule and verify the results.

    Track improvement corrective and preventive actions.

    Lead the certification process for ISO 9001:2000

    Identify weaknesses, risks and critical points in the execution of the projects for taking preventive action in conjunction with the PMO and the C.E.O

    Monitor and control the indicators at corporate level.

    Participate in the strategic planning process as a senior executive.

    Participate in the committees with the senior management and the C.E.O


    As PMO Auditor:

    Perform PMO internal audits.

    Generate and to communicate the findings. Evaluate the projects risks related to schedule and in compliance with work plans


    As Quality and Process Leader - ISS Project:

    Lead the quality assurance process in the project, ensuring compliance with the standards defined by the company (PMI and RUP) and the client needs.

    Manage and control all administrative and operational processes of the project

    Perform the following Project Management (PM) activities: Monitoring and control the project schedule, Following the project risks, Coordinating formal communications with the client, Delivering weekly progress reports to the client, Generating the project´s indicators, Reviewing and verifying the quality of the project´s deliverables, Controlling the product changes and documentation, Performing testing of some of the modules of the system, Performing functional user manuals, Performing user training and the deployment of the finished product, Participating in project´s quality audits.



    Main Responsibilities:    

    As Service Engineer:

    Attend internal and external customers.

    Advise and provide technical and financial support to the user.

    Track the client incidents (Issues Monitoring and Control)

    As Support Engineer:

    Analyze and rise customer requirements.

    Prepare the Quality Plan. Perform testing plans and testing execution

    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)622757477 or send us an email at 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.



    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)



    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.



    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 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 Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.

    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2018 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics