EUMETSAT is Europe’s meteorological satellite agency. Its role is to establish and operate meteorological satellites to monitor the weather and climate from space - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This information is supplied to the National Meteorological Services of the organisation's Member and Cooperating States in Europe, as well as other users worldwide.
EUMETSAT also operates several Copernicus missions on behalf of the European Union and provide data services to the Copernicus marine and atmospheric services and their users.
As an intergovernmental European Organisation, EUMETSAT has 30 Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom.)
EUMETSAT is now inviting well qualified candidates from its Member States to apply for the following post:
EUMETSAT is the European operational satellite agency for monitoring weather, climate and the environment, pulling together the resources of 30 Member States. We observe the atmosphere, ocean and land surfaces from Space, 365 days a year, offering images and data to provide insights into weather situations, environmental hazards and climate change. Our work helps users worldwide to monitor changes in these to protect lives, lifestyles and properties.
We offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits, along with extensive relocation assistance, if applicable.
The closing date is 22nd July and interviews are provisionally booked for W/C 27th August.
EUMETSAT is committed to providing an equal opportunities work environment for men and women and is seeking to recruit nationals from its Member States. Please see our website for further details.
We are recruiting for a Instrument Functional Chain engineer to support the development of our MTG programme. You will take responsibility for the development and end to end performance of a complete instrument functional chain, either Lightning Imager (LI) or Infrared Sounder (IRS) and UV/Visible/Near-infrared spectrometer (UVN). With responsibility for system engineering activities on the identified instrument chain you will support the production and maintenance of system and performance requirements applicable to each instrument functional chain, including their allocation to the different MTG system components. You will also follow-up MTG system design and development to ensure system and performance requirements applicable to each instrument functional chain can be verified.
This is a great opportunity for a System Engineer to drive the development of these functional instrument chains as part of a highly technical engineering team and to plan, coordinate, monitor and document the development of instruments, products format definitions and data processing systems.
You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a proven ability to apply these when working within and across teams.
To learn more and apply online, please visit https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.int - reference VN17 57.
2 - 5 years
|Job Location:||Darmstadt , Germany|