satellite engineer

Description

Satellite engineers develop, test and oversee the manufacture of satellite systems and satellite programmes. They may also develop software programs, collect and research data, and test the satellite systems. Satellite engineers can also develop systems to command and control satellites. They monitor satellites for issues and report on the behaviour of the satellite in orbit.

Alternative label

  • satellite software developer

  • satellite communication engineer

  • satellite communications engineer

  • satellite space system engineer

  • satellite software engineer

  • satellite control engineer

  • satellite system engineer

  • satellite engineering analyst

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/24161923-e3e6-4096-b377-f1ee8a7ea31b