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Opportunity for unmanned aircraft systems specialist to join Eurocontrol innovation hub

There are three posts available to join Eurocontrol’s innovation hub in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) specialist roles. The role is described as follows:

  • Contribute to the development of UAS traffic management activities and support EUROCONTROL’s Member States with the integration of UAS operations in their national airspaces (U-space).
  • Conduct air space assessments and produce recommendations to Member States as part of their U-Space deployment addressing safety requirements and additional constraints (Security, privacy, environment, etc.).
  • Support EUROCONTROL’s contribution to research, innovation and deployment projects (e.g. SESAR) and work in partnership with external stakeholders.
  • Support the evolution of the UAS Safety Management System addressing emerging risks and contribute to the evolution of safety assessment methods in line with the UAS regulatory framework.
  • Support EUROCONTROL’s contributions to standardisation and regulatory bodies in areas related to UAS traffic management.
  • Support and/or contribute to meetings and working groups as required, and produce reports, presentations, etc.
  • Carry out any other task in line with the main purpose of the job.

Qualifications include the following:

  • Completed university studies of 4 years in a relevant area.
  • A minimum of 1-year relevant working experience.
  • Experience in at least two of the following areas:
    • UAS traffic management / U-space
    • U-space R&D
    • U-space deployment
    • UAS ATM integration challenges

Further job details available here

Application deadline: 27 October 2022

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