ESA is looking for a Senior Technical and Programmatic Project Assessment Lead Officer.
ESA is an equal opportunity employer, committed to achieving diversity within the workforce and creating an inclusive working environment. For this purpose, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates irrespective of gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, beliefs, age, disability or other characteristics. Applications from women are encouraged.
Knowledge Spacecraft system engineering
Knowledge of mission costs and schedule aspects
Knowledge of project risk management
Knowledge of ESA reviews processes
Knowledge of ESA space projects development, verification and procurement processes and standards
Knowledge of space projects development, including instrumentation and operations
A Master’s degree in engineering is required for this post.
Sound knowledge of spacecraft systems and several years’ experience in a project environment.
Experience acquired through participation in major space system reviews and in the appraisal of the risks, schedule and costs of space projects will be considered an asset.
In discharging your duties, you will liaise closely with ESA Project/Programme Teams and technical experts in various engineering, cost and schedule disciplines. You should therefore demonstrate technical, management and coordination abilities and communication and interpersonal skills.
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The closing date for applications is 31 August 2021.
At the Agency we value diversity and we welcome people with disabilities. Whenever possible, we seek to accommodate individuals with disabilities by providing the necessary support at the workplace. The Human Resources Department can also provide assistance during the recruitment process. If you would like to discuss this further please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that applications are only considered from nationals of one of the following States: Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and Canada, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovenia.
The European Space Agency (ESA) is an equal opportunities employer that offers competitive salaries exempt from national income tax and excellent employment conditions, such as allowances for expatriates and relocation support. For more information: http://www.esa.int/About_Us/Careers_at_ESA
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