LSE Space is looking for an experienced Engineer (m/f) in order to fulfill the duty of:
NOC Ground Segment Engineer
for our customer ESA/ESOC in Darmstadt/Germany.
The primary responsibilities of this role will be:
For our activities in the European Space Agency, we are currently seeking to employ a highly motivated and enthusiastic Ground Segment Engineer to work in an exciting innovative international environment
The role will be part of a newly established Network Operations Centre (NOC) tasked with coordinating, configuring and monitoring activities related to the ESA ground segment, specifically the Telemetry, Tracking and Command (TT&C) stations of the ESTRACK ground station network.
The NOC is responsible for providing 1st and 2nd line support to the ESA space missions and its users.
It provides Ground Operations, Operational IT and Operational Control Centre services and acts as single point of contact for real-time service requests from ESTRACK customers.
The main tasks of the Network Operations Center Engineer will be:
Support to service transition & roll-out of new solutions and operational validation;
Support prototyping and pilot projects;
Supporting ESA Station Engineers and Ground Operations Engineers in identified projects and the execution of delegated tasks;
Support of LEOP (launch and early orbit) activities;
Provide 2nd line ground operations support to the NOC;
Support mission preparations (launches, mission readiness tests, station tests and tracking campaigns);
Testing and evaluation of system configurations;
Coordination and configuration control of SW (applications, OS) in use by the NOC;
Develop training material and deliver courses.
Note: The NOC Engineer will be expected to occasionally work as part of a 24/7 shift in support of launches and special operations.