We are looking for a Business Information Analyst who will join the Octagon Professionals projects team at the European Space Agency in Noordwijk (ESTEC). If you are passionate about the Space industry and would like to join an international environment, read more and apply today!


  • Support the design and development of models and related data models to be implemented in the ESA model developed by Evaluation and Quality Management Office (including expansion of scope and integration of Directorates’ specific needs).
  • Support data mining and analysis for corporate controlling activities at ESA level.
  • Supporting the definition and development of IT systems and databases in support of Evaluation and Internal Audit activities.
  • Support the development of simulation capabilities by leveraging the ESA model and its data sources (e.g. Multi-Agent approach).
  • Configuration management for databases and IT systems.
  • Support the production of internal and external reports.


  • Master’s degree in Mathematics, Science or Engineering;
  • At least 4 years of the relevant working experience;
  • Strong mathematic and statistical modelling skills.
  • Understanding of mathematic-business models for financial planning and forecasting.
  • Good knowledge of programming (Relational Databases, SQL, Oracle,Matlab, Visual Basic).
  • Knowledge of most popular IT application in support of Corporate and Project Management related processes (ERP, Project planning, Procurement,Workforce Management, …).
  • Knowledge of Corporate and macroeconomic reporting practices.
  • Proficiency in configuration management for databases and IT systems.
  • Understanding of Information Systems management issues.

Mandatory technical and soft skills:

  • Strong team spirit, including ability to organise work according to needs and requirements of multiple team members and stakeholders.
  • Willingness to learn, fast and continuously.
  • Capability to absorb high workload.
  • Deliver on time and on quality.
  • Ability to document the work provided.

We offer:

  • Attractive remuneration package.
  • Up to 30 vacation days & additional 12 public holidays based on the 40h working week.
  • Advice from our Learning & Development Specialist on most suitable training/courses.
  • Extra budget and up to 5 extra days off for your professional development.
  • Pension contribution to a tailor-made pension scheme.
  • Yearly subscription to the ESTEC gym facilities and a swimming pool.
  • Assistance with relocation in case you are moving to The Netherlands from abroad.

Ready for this new challenge? Apply now and let’s get in touch!

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Job Information

Job Reference: BBBH2428_1668787124
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Aerospace / Aviation
Job Locations: The Hague area
Job Types: Permanent

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