Earth Observation Engineer

Earth Observation Engineer

Job Title: Earth Observation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Luton
Salary: In line with experience
Start Date: 2018-09-20
Reference: J140155
Contact Name: Eugene McIntyre
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 20, 2018 17:45

Job Description

Have you recently graduated and seeking the opportunity to work as an Earth Observation Engineer?

How would you like the opportunity to work on a number of innovative projects ranging from the field of communications to navigation, as well as scientific research and observation?

KDC are working closely with a Space company based in the South East of England who are actively looking for an engineer keen to get involved in national and international programmes.

The successful person will have the opportunity to further their skill set in the following areas;

• Support services to ESA for Earth Explorer and third party missions (particular focus on data quality)
• Interact with expert customers on mission data issues
• Occasional travel to customer sites (South East UK; Rome)
• Contribute to technical proposal authoring, to win new work
• Understanding of EO data processing levels
• Understanding of instrument calibration principles (e.g. geometric, radiometric, spectral, etc)
• Data handling and manipulation
• Technical document authoring

If this sounds like an opportunity that interests you then please get in touch through the methods shown!