EUMETSAT is Europe’s meteorological satellite agency - monitoring the weather and climate from space - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
We are currently looking for an experienced Online Data Services Expert to join our international team of young and inspiring engineers and industry professionals, tasked with driving innovation within the Space, Satellite and Earth Observation sector.
This role is rooted in the mission of EUMETSAT and will provide the opportunity to work with leading IT, Space and Earth Observation organisations and domain experts to make a positive impact on society!
EUMETSAT is evolving towards a “data-centric” approach using cloud data technologies and solutions for providing Earth observation Data as a Service (DaaS). These online data access services include data discovery, download, tailoring and viewing using web map, content and feature services compliant with Open Geospatial Consortium standards.
Within the EUMETSAT User Support and Climate Services Division, reporting to the Online Data Service Coordinator, the Online Data Services Expert will play a key role in supporting effective metadata and data utilisation. He/she will contribute to an optimal online data access user experience and data management encompassing all EUMETSAT’s current and future satellite missions. This includes also all future EUMETSAT mandatory missions (MTG, EPS-SG) as well as Copernicus satellite missions operated by EUMETSAT (e.g. Sentinel-4, Sentinel-5, CO2M).
EUMETSAT’s role is to establish and operate meteorological satellites to monitor the weather and climate from space - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This information is supplied to the National Meteorological Services of the organisation's Member and Cooperating States in Europe, as well as other users worldwide.
EUMETSAT also operates several Copernicus missions on behalf of the European Union and provide data services to the Copernicus marine and atmospheric services and their users.
As an intergovernmental European Organisation, EUMETSAT can recruit nationals only from the 30 Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom).
Germany Civil Agencies/International Organizations Ground Systems, Software and Equipment Remote Sensing, Optics and GIS Satellite Operators Space Software Engineer Systems Engineer 3 - 4 Years Experience EUMETSAT - European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites