We are looking to further enhance our team by adding a
Long Term Archive Engineer
You will be based initially for 2 years at our client’s headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany. Extension of a further 2 years may be possible. In this large European Agency you will find an excellent and modern working environment with challenging tasks and responsibilities.
The key person shall perform:
Requirement management, design, implementation, verification/ validation and maintenance of the Client’s Long Term archive software and documentation, and related commercial off the shelf software (COTS), throughout the entire software life cycle;
Investigation of anomalies, their documentation, classification and, the development and delivery of S/W correction, including the execution of relevant regression testing;
2nd line support for the Client Long Term Archive and the related communication and interaction with other teams;
Software configuration management, release preparation and deployment of software corrections.
The key person shall have the following background:
A minimum of 5 year experience in the following mandatory areas:
Software Engineering with extensive experience in designing and developing software components and applications in the Java and C++/C programming language under Unix/Linux using Object Oriented (00) approach;
Software development, verification/validation and maintenance, using a formal life cycle;
Knowledge of long term archive system architectures and functions;
Provision of first and 2nd line maintenance support for operational systems;
Relational Databases (JDBC and SQL);
XML, XML Schema and XSLT technologies.
Practical knowledge of as many as possible of the following will be an advantage:
Usage of Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM) systems (SAM-FS or equivalent);
The Open Archival Information System (OAIS) model and concepts;
Operations, maintenance and configuration of long term archive software and systems in a 24/7 operational environment;
Geographic Information Systems (e.g. QGIS);
Tomcat Application server development;
Spatial Solutions (Oracle Locator, Postgres/Postgis);
Unit Testing e.g. JUnit;
Software Building and Package management.
The official languages are English and French. The working language for the consultancy is English and therefore the Key person must be able to work and effectively communicate- written and verbally- in English.
LOCATION: Darmstadt, Germany
CLOSING DATE: 28th March 2017
MOLTEK has been serving the space and aerospace industries since 1995, providing international consultancy services for a wide variety of clients from private and public corporations to national and international authorities and agencies.