ARTES Application Engineer

ARTES Application Engineer

Job Title: ARTES Application Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harwell
Salary: Competitive Salary Offered
Start Date: 2018-12-17
Reference: J140318
Contact Name: Eugene McIntyre
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 17, 2018 11:25

Job Description

Are you an ARTES Application Engineer looking for a progressive role in a global and still growing company? Do you have experience in support the management of space segment technology and product development activities for satellite communication applications? KDC are working on a position that could offer you a challenging role where you would be rewarded with growth and development, careers progression and intricate projects to keep you continuously motivated.

• Identification and characterisation of new services and applications exploiting current and next generation of space systems (e.g. Satcom, Earth Observation and Satellite Navigation) and their integration in non-space domains
• Assessment of the technical and operational requirements applicable to space based applications and their integration with terrestrial solutions to support the identified services and applications in an end-to-end context
• Implement activities with industry, operators, application providers and user communities addressed to develop, validate and promote the utilisation of space based assets
• Development and implementation of methodologies and tools for the assessment of end-to-end performance of multimedia applications
• Analysis and assessment of the business and regulatory aspects associated with the launch and commercial operations of satellite based applications and services

• MSc in Aerospace Engineering, Telecommunications or another relevant engineering discipline
• At least 2 years relevant industrial experience
• Significant experience in satellite and/or terrestrial systems requirements analysis, design, implementation and operations, and associated management experience
• Sound knowledge of the overall space applications market, and specific experience in specifying, developing, evaluating and promoting applications making use of satellites
• Some familiarity with downstream space services and applications and with relevant space technologies

If the position sounds of interest, please send your CV's through and call Eugene on 01202 596366.