KBRwyle GmbH was established in October 2000 to provide requested human spaceflight medical support services to the ESA Space Medicine Office (SMO) at the European Astronaut Center in Cologne, Germany. Wyle GmbH specializes in biomedical engineering, space medicine, flight nurse, psychology, nutrition, radiation, medical informatics and technology, fitness and rehabilitation, physiotherapy, medical education maintenance, project/strategy/risk management, medical projects, and consulting support services to aerospace, government and medical research customers.
Wyle Laboratories GmbH/Mrs. Anabell Zimmermann
The general function of the Biomedical Engineer Flight Controller (BME) is to ensure astronaut health and well being by providing medical operational and engineering support to the crew surgeons, other medical specialists, and representatives of other mission support disciplines. This includes requirements development, document preparation, operational processes development, flight controller training, continuous coordination with the different European Space Agency (ESA) Human Spaceflight Integration and Operations entities and the International Partner medical teams, and console support as ESA Medical Operations representative in ESA space programs.
A BME is an integral part of the overall medical support structure for ESA space programs. The BME prepares operational paperwork & interfaces, the console set-up, and maintains crucial situation awareness for ESA Medical Operations in the real time flight control environment.
The candidate should possess a degree in Biomedical Engineering, Science or a related field. Fluency in all forms of English communication. A background in physiology is important. A working knowledge of Medical Operations and space program procedures is preferred. Mission Control experience makes the Biomedical Flight Controller more effective. Communication, problem solving, and organizational skills are also necessary.
Wyle GmbH is looking forward to receiving your complete CV in English. For further information or a full job description contact Mrs. Anabell Zimmermann at email@example.com.