SCISYS Deutschland GmbH provides professional engineering and consultancy services supporting space programmes and missions. We have a strong presence at ESOC and EUMETSAT, as well as serving all ESA sites and spacecraft primes. Our team is composed of university graduates and experienced professionals, comprising some of the most knowledgeable, dedicated and talented engineers across Europe. Our services cover the whole life cycle of space programmes from early concepts to operations.
Our Space Division provides a dynamic, supportive and friendly atmosphere in which you are encouraged to lead with initiative. We support new ideas from our colleagues and are focused on innovation. Moreover, we actively manage your professional development, training and career progression.
We are looking for a Flight Dynamics Software Engineer to work at our Headquarters in Bochum, Germany
We are seeking for a candidate, who will initially support the evolution of our Flight Dynamics software product PLENITER®Orbit.
The successful candidate will work in our Bochum office to support the evolution of our Flight Dynamics software including:
Orbit Determination & Propagation, Manoeuvre Planning, Optimisation and Calibration
Collision Avoidance Support, Event Prediction, Coverage and Contact Analysis
Interfaces for data exchange with internal and external entities
Our Flight Dynamics software is based on an underlying operationally proven astro-dynamics computation engine.
The successful candidate will have:
A university degree in aerospace engineering, mathematics, physics or equivalent
A sound knowledge of celestial mechanics and spacecraft flight dynamics
Experience in object-oriented s/w programming
Experience with flight dynamics software tools, – procedures and data exchange formats
Fluency in English
Team player contributing to a collaborative environment
The following skills would be of advantage:
Familiarity with Flight Dynamics operations (operational experience)
Experience with JAVA programming and Windows/UNIX operating systems
Start date is March 2019
The candidate must have a valid German work and residence permit or be an EU Citizen.
To apply online please visit www.scisys.de/spacejobs