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Spacecraft Analyst (f/m/d)

Reference: J23080
Location: EUMETSAT \ Darmstadt \ Germany
Category: Service and Satellite Operations

Who You Are

We are looking for a Spacecraft Analyst. This position is based at EUMETSAT in Darmstadt. It is a permanent full-time position.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

What You Will Focus on

  • Undertaking the tasks of required of the 24/7 On-call Analyst service, as required – (rota)
  • Support mission preparation activities
  • Supporting operational Spacecraft and Ground Segment database maintenance
  • Attending and supporting Sentinel operations meetings as required, including the Daily Operations Meetings
  • Development and Deployment of the Sentinel-3 Working Oracle Databases in Coordination with Flight Control Team
  • With the responsibility of the Configuration Management lifecycle
  • Preparation and presentation of training packages in support of the missions
  • Monitor the End-to-End production, Timeliness Processing & Dissemination
  • Monitor Production/Dissemination performance and Conduct 1st level investigations into anomalies. Report through the established channels
  • Monitor and co-ordinate MME interface issues
  • Supervise and co-ordinate Controller activities with respect to mission monitoring activities
  • Support the development of the SMART monitoring implementation for the Sentinel 3 environment including participation in S3 SMART development meetings
  • Identify and co-ordinate and supervise team training activities
  • Analysis of system activities, events and anomalies with a view to improve training, procedures or the system
  • Creating, reviewing, updating and issuing operational documentation
  • Provide initial, continuation or proficiency training for Controllers
  • Provide input for weekly operations email
  • Operating as the Controller, when needed

What You Bring

  • Degree in Science discipline


  • Previous experience as a Spacecraft controller or certification in Copernicus missions.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good English skills both oral and written.


  • EUMETSAT Controller Certification will be an asset
  • Some programming experience would be an advantage for the role (Python, Linux, Visual Basic)

What We Offer

All our benefits can be found here:

How to Apply

Are you passionate about making an impact, with an open and curious mentality? Get in touch with us today and send us your application! 

Your HR Contact for this position is Bitu Maklari.

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