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    Job Description
    TitleSpacecraft Simulator Software Engineer
    Job posted on05/10/2018 (modified on 05/02/2019)
    LocationDarmstadt
    CountryGermany
    EducationGraduate
    Contract typePermanent
    Start dateimmediately
    Job Description

      

    Spacecraft Simulator Software Engineer Ref. No. 18_005 

    Terma

    The high-tech and innovative Terma Group develops products and systems for defense, non-defense and security applications, including command and control systems, radar systems, self-protection systems for aircraft and vessels, space technology, and aerostructures for the aircraft industry.

    Terma is headquartered at Aarhus, Denmark. Internationally, Terma has subsidiaries and operations in The Netherlands, Germany, France, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, India, Singapore and the U.S.

    The Space Business Area contributes with mission-customized software and hardware products including power systems and star trackers as well as services to support a number of in-orbit pioneering European scientific and Earth observation satellite missions. Additionally, Terma is contracted for the development and delivery of software and hardware systems and services for numerous ongoing and future European, and international missions.

    Terma Space operates out of Denmark, The Netherlands, France, Germany, and the UK.

     

    Job Description:

    The Terma Simulations Group develops spacecraft simulators and related software for our customers including the European Space Agency, EUMETSAT and the commercial space industry spacecraft manufacturers.

    We are looking for enthusiastic and talented Software Engineers with an interest in space systems modelling to join our simulators development group in Darmstadt, Germany.  As part of the group, you will work in all aspects of software development, from analysis and design, through to testing and deployment.

    As a Spacecraft Simulator Software Engineer, you can expect to gain an exceptionally wide understanding of many aspects of space missions, not only of spacecraft subsystems but also mission operations.

     

    Responsibilities:

    As a Spacecraft Simulator Software Engineer, you will design, implement and test spacecraft simulator software as part of a team of software and aerospace engineers. Software design follows object-oriented design methods in UML notation using the MagicDraw tool for both design and code generation. The implementation language is mainly C++.

    You will be expected to utilize professional best practice software engineering processes and techniques throughout design, implementation and testing, using metrics to control and measure the quality and maintainability of the developed software. Both conventional and Agile development lifecycle models are used where appropriate, with full configuration management of all software.

    This is a full-time position with a planned starting date as soon as possible.

     

    Qualifications & Competencies:

    Applicants should have a university degree in Computer Science or similar. Degrees in Aerospace Engineering, Electronic Engineering or Mathematics/Physics may also be suitable provided solid software engineering capabilities can be demonstrated.

     

    Essential skills are:

    - Solid experience with programming in C++ and objected oriented programming.

    - Development using GNU/Linux.

    - Software modeling using UML

    - Understanding of software modeling techniques, especially of spacecraft subsystems and dynamics.

    - Experience with unit testing (e.g. CppUnit based tests)

    - Experience in developing real-time software

     

    Desirable skills are:

    - Understanding of spacecraft subsystems and spacecraft operations concepts.

    - ESA’s SIMSAT simulation infrastructure

    - ESA’s SMP2 standard

    - ESA Reference Architecture (REFA) and Generic Models

    - CORBA, XML.

    - POSIX programming

    - Familiar with formal requirements-based design, development and verification.

    - Experience with Waterfall or Agile SCRUM software development lifecycles.

    - Knowledge of ESA software development standards (ECSS)

     

    You must be able to work independently and in a focused way against firm deadlines. You should be comfortable working in an international team, and possess good teamwork skills. Ability to work in English (spoken and written) is essential. Good communication with colleagues and superiors is also important.

     

    What can Terma offer

    At Terma, we consider skilled employees, enthusiasm and job satisfaction as the very foundation of our success and as a prerequisite for the development of the “best-in-class” solutions that Terma provides. We lead the way in applying new technology, offering a wide range of growth opportunities for each individual and emphasizing mutual respect across the board in our workplace.

    Terma offers you a pleasant working environment at the customer site, where you will be able to take on challenging tasks and responsibilities in a highly professional company.

    - Great opportunities for training and personal development

    - Challenges in advanced technical environment

    - International and cosmopolitan working atmosphere

    - An employment contract with an attractive package with extra-legal benefits

    - Highly competitive salary

     

    Additional information

    For further information, please contact Mrs. Raluca Moise by telephone [+49 61518600510] or by email [Recruitment.de@terma.com].

    To ensure that your application will reach us and is properly processed please apply through the link https://www.terma.com/careers/jobs/?hr=show-job%2F37321%26locale%3Den_US with a Cover Letter and a up-to-date Curriculum Vitae in Europass format (https://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/en/home)

     

    Closing date: February 28th, 2019

     

    Please note that applicants must hold all appropriate documentation and permits to work in Europe.

     

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    By submitting your job application you confirm that you have read, understood and accepted this Privacy Notice, including Terma’s Privacy Policy as referenced below; and are providing your consent to Terma’s storage and processing of your personal data accordingly.

    This Privacy Notice covers any personal data you submit to Terma for the recruiting process, including e.g.:

    Your name, contact details and application status

    Information included in your CV or cover letter, such as job history, academic background, skills and competencies, personal interests, languages spoken, and your photo

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    Names and contact details for references

     

    Please visit our Privacy Policy at www.terma.com. Here you will find additional information about our compliance with GDPR, how we use and protect your data, as well as information about your rights pursuant to GDPR. You will also find information who to contact at Terma in case you want to exercise these rights.

    Terma develops products and systems for defense, civilian authorities, and security applications, including command and control systems, radar systems, self-protection systems for vessels and aircraft, space technology, and advanced aerostructures for the aircraft industry.

    Terma is headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark, and maintains international subsidiaries and operations in The Netherlands, Germany, India, Singapore, and the U.S.

    Sign up for Terma’s newsletter here or follow Terma to remain updated on our news and events 

            

    Contact information
    CompanyTerma GmbH
    Contact nameRaluca Moise
    AddressEuropaplatz 5
    Darmstadt
    Germany
    64293
    Phone+496151860050
    Fax+4961518600599
    Emailrecruitment.de@terma.com
    Web Pagehttp://www.terma.com/careers/


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