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System performance and simulation engineer in the SEOSAT Project (ENG-1-25)

Aurora is an established supplier of skilled manpower to ESA and in particular at ESTEC and ESAC. Aurora has the opportunity to expand our support to ESA in the domain of Earth Observation (EO) for the following work.


The holder of this post reports to the SEOSAT System and Payload Manager and will be working in close cooperation with the SEOSAT System Engineer. He/she will be in charge of system engineering support and the system simulation for the SEOSAT project.

His/her System engineering support duties will include:

His/her System simulations duties will include: In the execution of his tasks, the System Performance and Simulation engineer will liaise closely with the other members of the section and with the other relevant Project entities.

Specific qualification requirements

All applicants must hold a valid passport from a country of the European Union.


The work will be performed on site at the European Space Technology and Research Centre (ESTEC) at Noordwijk, The Netherlands.


To be considered for this Position

Provide prior to 1 March 2010 a complete and detailed Recruitment Form to Mr. Alex Jeanes, at email quoting reference ENG-1-25.

Aurora will agree conditional employment terms and conditions with candidates before presenting their recruitment form to ESA on or before 4 March 2010. ESA will select the candidates for interview and Aurora will provide for interview travel costs. Should ESA select you then a formal letter of employment shall be issued with an agreed start date.