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Data Processing Operations Engineer (f/m/d)

Reference: J23127
Location: EUMETSAT \ Darmstadt \ Germany
Category: Service and Satellite Operations

Who You Are

We're looking for a Data Processing Operations Engineer to strengthen our engineering team onsite at EUMETSAT delivering world class services. The main task will be to assist the team with maintenance and evolution of the EUMETSAT Copernicus operational instrument processing facilities (IPFs) software and associated documentation, as well as assistance with IPFs anomaly correction.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

What You Will Focus on 

The main tasks encompass the functionality of many data processing components, including but not limited to:

  • Data ingestion, processing and product distribution;
  • Data and Product analysis;
  • Operational performance monitoring and reporting, including the development, documentation and maintenance of the relevant tools for e.g. production statistics
  • generation and reporting, PDGS monitoring and reporting;
  • The testing and the implementation of new products;
  • The setting-up, implementation and update of operational procedures and documentation;
  • Anomaly investigation;
  • First line maintenance, including on-call support;
  • Co-ordination with external organisations and service providers;
  • Attendance at technical meetings;
  • Participation to formal reviews.

What You Bring


  • Experience in near real time, data driven, automated systems with large computer networks
  • Experience with UNIX/Linux operating systems
  • Knowledge of Development and maintenance of operational procedures and/or configuration data
  • Knowledge of scripting languages and databases (e.g. Perl, Python, shell, PostgreSQL)
  • Proven experience in the integration, verification and validation (IV&V) of data processing systems and/or processors, including generation of test plan, test specification, procedures and test reports for end-to-end processing chains
  • Ability to write good technical documentation in English language


  • Good communication skills and being a team players always helps :)

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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