Test Engineering Support

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  Deadline for applications
  Minimum qualifications:
  • Master degree or equivalent qualification in Physics or Engineering with background in astronomy.
  • Good communication skills.
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Description Test Engineering Support
Tasks and activities
  • Support to SOC system integration activities, including the development of processes or tasks necessary for overall integration or operation,
  • Generation of test data for test activities, in particular instrument data for Quick Look testing,
  • Maintenance of test information in JIRA.
Skills and experience

The service to be provided requires a high level of relevant experience in:

  • Science and payload operations for space missions
  • Mission operations and interfaces to mission operations systems (such as SCOS-2000, Mission Information Base and EDDS)
  • Handling common astronomical file formats e.g. FITS
  • A background in astronomy and experience with Python applications with good broad knowledge of Python is beneficial