Latest Space News
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:44:33 +0000
About 2,220 active-duty soldiers, reservists and civilians make up the “space forces” under the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:06:33 +0000
Earth-i, a British startup planning to provide high-resolution images and video of the Earth, has awarded a contract to Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. (SSTL) for its initial set of satellites. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:33:31 +0000
Astroscale, a company developing technologies for removing orbital debris, announced Nov. 21 it has awarded a contract to Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. (SSTL) to develop one part of an upcoming demonstration mission. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:28:56 +0000
A former U.S. under secretary of defense and retired Air Force vice chief discuss the Air Force's "assured access" policy in the age of SpaceX and Blue Origin. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:19:26 +0000
The Swedish government has commissioned a feasibility study on the possibility to adapt the country’s Esrange Space Center to launch small satellites. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:41:11 +0000
“We will increase our cadence next year about 50 percent,” Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX president and COO, told SpaceNews in an interview last week. “We’ll fly more next year than this year, knock on wood, and I think we will probably level out at about that rate, 30 to 40 per year.” SpaceNews.com
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:58:51 +0000
Will the United States see peer competitor militaries expand more aggressively into outer space? The answer lies in gray zone tactics and space militias. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:14:14 +0000
Although Iceye is best known for plans to gather Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data with microsatellites, “Iceye has done and continues to do aerial SAR imagery as one of our services,” said Iceye CEO Rafal Modrzewski. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 03:44:57 +0000
Network service providers are fed up with satellite operators going around them to sell capacity straight to their customers. SpaceNews.com
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:50:44 +0000
Gen. Hyten: “I watch what our adversaries do. I see them moving quickly into the space domain, and I see our country not moving fast, and that causes me concern." SpaceNews.com
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:54:18 +0000
Ukraine has become an important customer for Luxembourg-based SES. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:55:56 +0000
The Breakthrough Prize Foundation, the organization funded by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, is examining the feasibility of a private mission to a moon of Saturn. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:07:55 +0000
A Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency project is being touted as a major step in the transition of on-orbit services from experiment to reality, and ultimate commercial success. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:56:22 +0000
Having achieved its original goal of taking images of the entire planet every day, Planet is now focusing on developing machine learning capabilities to convert that imagery into actionable, and lucrative, insights. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:01:37 +0000
Satellite fleet operator SES, the industry partner whose support Intelsat and Intel need the most for their proposal to open C-band the U.S. has designated for satellites to 5G wireless networks hungry for more spectrum, is willing to go along with the plan, but with one major caveat: not the whole band. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:08:14 +0000
The follow-on system has been discussed as an opportunity to exploit commercial space industry advances and design a lower cost system, possibly with a larger number of satellites that could more easily replaced if attacked. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:32:12 +0000
Virgin Orbit announced Nov. 16 that it has received its first launch contract for a LauncherOne mission from a Defense Department agency. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:31:45 +0000
The president of SpaceX said she expects the company would receive additional funding from the U.S. government to support the development of its large reusable launch system. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:51:09 +0000
An agreement announced Nov. 15 brings together a space company looking to grow its capabilities with a government seeking to expand its presence in the space industry. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 20:34:18 +0000
As the U.S. Federal Communications Commission’s closes its window Nov. 15 for comments on how to better allocate mid-band spectrum, Intelsat says its proposal to clear customers from portions of the satellite industry’s prized C-band in certain parts of the United States has been misconstrued by its detractors. SpaceNews.com
More space news...
18215 cvs - 964 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

  • HOME
  • POST YOUR CV
  • JOB SEARCH
  • LOOKING FOR STAFF?

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • Project Management Support

     


     

    BACK to the Job Search

    Job Description
    TitleProject Management Support
    Job codeDED-SC-2766
    Job posted on15/09/2015
    LocationDarmstadt
    CountryGermany
    EducationBachelor
    Contract typeAny
    Start dateimmediately
    Job Description

    HE Space is a successful international space company. For over 30 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for  Project Management Support for our customer in Germany.

                                        Project Management Support

     Key Tasks and Responsibilities  

    In support of the EUMETSAT Polar System Second Generation (EPS-SG) Ground Segment Manager and the team, you will have the following responsibilities:

     -              Participate in team management meetings and in meetings with partner agencies, contractors, internal stakeholders, etc. as appropriate;

    -              Track progress against agreed development plans and signal any likely or identified deviations from these plans, together with proposals to reduce the impact of any delays;

    -              Track actions and risks, analysing and reporting critical issues to the Project Manager, and support the close out of such actions and risk mitigation activities;

    -              Prepare minutes of meetings and correspondence to industry and/or EUMETSAT partners;

    -              Contribute to the preparation and execution of the Project Reviews from a management standpoint;

    -              Contribute to maintaining the project schedule in coordination with EPS-SG team members, perform a critical path analysis of the schedule;

    -              Support the Project Manager and team in maintaining project documents such as the Project Management Plan, Product Tree, Team Organisation Chart, Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and related documents;

    -              Prepare presentations and synthetic progress reports for internal (e.g. report to senior management) and external purposes;

    -              Follow up subsystem development activities;

    -              Support the control of the baseline definition of the ground segment;

    -              Support on a case by case basis the other Programmes within the LEO Division in Project management support activities;

     

    Skills & Experience

    You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

    -              University degree in the domain of engineering, science, business administration or equivalent;

    -              Several years of experience performing project management activities;

    -              Several years of experience working on large and complex development projects in the aerospace (or similar) domain; Experience of working on a collaborative programme between different partners;

    -              Ability to make synthesis from various written or verbal inputs with excellent English writing skills;

    -              Good computing skills with strong experience of MS Office software (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project, etc.).

    The following skills would be an asset:

    -              Knowledge of Quality Assurance procedures and processes;

    -              Certification in project management or in project management disciplines;

    -              Knowledge of systems development lifecycle;

    -              Experience of Ground Segment development for Earth Observation systems;

    -              Knowledge of ECSS standards.

     -              Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.

    This job is located in Darmstadt, Germany. We welcome applicants who are available from January 2016 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send us your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Ms Karina Specht at jobs@hespace.com, quoting job DED-SC-2766 before 16-Oct-15.

    An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!

     Please note: Due to work permit requirements for this position, please apply only if you are citizen of a European Union state or if you are eligible to obtain a work permit for Germany.

    Contact information
    CompanyHE Space Operations BV
    Contact nameKarina Specht
    AddressHuygensstraat 44
    Noordwijk
    Netherlands
    2201 DK
    Phone+31 71 341 7500
    Emailkgrzenkowicz@hespace.com
    Web Pagehttp://www.hespace.com


    View all jobs from HE Space Operations BV >>

     
    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2017 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics