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    Job Description
    TitleData Dissemination Software Engineer
    Job codeDED-SC-2858
    Job posted on03/11/2015
    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 a Data Dissemination Software Engineer to support our customer in Germany.

    Data Dissemination Software Engineer


    Key Tasks and Responsibilities

    Our customer is a European organisation providing weather and climate-related satellite
    data, images and products for its users. You will have the following responsibilities:

    • Providing operational support to the maintenance and evolution of the EPS Dissemination System;
    • Requirements analysis including the definition of system and software requirements;
    • System design including software corrections and evolutions, redesign of legacy systems, user interfaces, and identification, procurement or implementation of tools;
    • Software testing including regression testing, acceptance of external software and verification and validation support;
    • Operational support of the Data Dissemination System such as monitoring the performance and behaviour, problem investigation and anomaly raising;
    • Support the delivery of externally developed software;
    • Generation and maintenance of technical documentation;
    • Participation in and organisation of technical meetings and formal reviews;
    • Preparation and production of routine reports as necessary.


    Skills & Experience

    You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

    • University degree (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline;
    • Several years’ experience in providing support for operational systems;
    • Experience in the operation and maintenance of satellite data dissemination/ distribution systems including experience with satellite data formats;
    • Several years’ experience in translating technical requirements into appropriate technical design and implementation;
    • Extensive experience in software development, maintenance, validation and verification related activities;
    • Extensive experience in designing and developing software components and applications in the C/C++, Java, XML programming languages under Unix, using Oracle or MySQL databases;
    • Practical knowledge of building of web applications, data dissemination, OO design approach, tool based software design, satellite Ground Segment Systems, Meteorological Data Formats will be an advantage;
    • Fluency in English is mandatory, knowledge of French 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 Veronika Horvath at, quoting job DED-SC-2858 before 11-Nov-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 nameVeronika Horvath
    AddressHuygensstraat 44
    2201 DK
    Phone+31 71 341 7500
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