Operations Engineering

As Europe's centre of excellence for satellite operation, ESOC is home to the engineering teams that control spacecraft in orbit, manage our global tracking station network, and design and build the systems on the ground that support missions in space.
Operations engineer

Operations Engineering is the job family responsible for the end-to-end space mission operations including specification, acceptance, exploitation, maintenance of ground infrastructure and ICT systems in support of mission operations and exploitations.

Age-Raymond Riise is an electrical engineer and keeps the ESA tracking station network going.
Academic Background: Electrical Engineer Steffen Dransfeld lets us have a look at the engineering side behind the mission planning and ground systems for Earth observation satellites.
Christoph Steiger studied computer science and speaks about his fascination for operations engineering.
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