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Project Manager Earth Observation / Copernicus
Services (m/f)


We are looking for a self-driven, results-oriented and highly motivated senior professional with relevant working experience for our multidisciplinary team to support the management and further development of Earth Observation / Copernicus project activities.

Depending on qualification, the following range of activities is envisaged to be taken over by the applicant:

  • Coordination of projects / project tasks implementation in the Earth Observation / Copernicus domain in close cooperation with international partner companies and the customer(s)
  • Technical and organisational interfacing with multi-disciplinary project teams and production units
  • Regular reporting of project results towards the customer by means of progress reports and technical deliverables
  • Support in new acquisition of upcoming Earth Observation / Copernicus opportunities
  • Customer care and opportunity development
  • Ready to travel, also to international destinations

Requirements:

  • MSc. degree (or equivalent) in geography, GIS, remote sensing, or similar
  • > 5 years relevant international working experience, including project management
  • Proven track experience in remote sensing, digital image processing/interpretation, GIS applications and cartography
  • Relevant experience in Copernicus Land Monitoring Excellent command of English
  • Good command of at least one additional language (German, French, Spanish)
  • Good reporting and communication skills
  • Autonomous and self-responsible working as well as team working skills

The following additional skills are an advantage:

  • Relevant experience in Copernicus Emergency Mgmt. / Security
  • Working experience with ESA, EC, IFI's e.g.World Bank
  • Broad previous exposure to other geo-information services
  • Good command of German
  • Experience in EO-based product validation / thematic accuracy assessment / geo-statistics

We offer you:

  • A job in one of Europe's leading geo-service companies with 200+ employees
  • An inspiring, informal and collaborative workplace
  • A wide range of client sectors and project scopes
  • Working with some of the biggest and most innovative players in the market
  • A highly professional team of colleagues with a wide range of capabilities
  • Own fields of responsibility and the chance to shape your own career

Duration:

  • From earliest possible date. 2 years with an initial probation period of 6 months, extension likely.

Further details:

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please send your meaningful application including CV to opportunity138@gaf.de. Please use the keyword "Project Manager Earth Observation / Copernicus Services" in the header of your Email. The submitted personal data will be treated according to the data protection laws of Germany.

Contact: Jutta Reil, Tel.: +49 (0) 89-121528-84

published: 23 June 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.