WHAT WILL I DO AS A BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE AT PLANETEK HELLAS?
Planetek Hellas operates in different fields of Earth Observation applications ranging from environmental and land monitoring to open-government and smart cities.
Defence and security is key in the operational domains of the company.
We provide downstream solutions (services & products) based on earth observation with satellite, aircraft and drone data.
But we develop also on-board software for satellites and data processing and operation solutions for ground segment infrastructures, giving us a complete view of the Earth Observation Systems operational value chain.
Furthermore, we develop Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) in compliance with INSPIRE and solutions for Smart City and complex systems to support decisions that exploit geographic information and earth observation data, according to the new paradigms of Cloud and Software As a Service.
Our involvement in research and development activities through national or European programs supports the continuos integration of innovation in all our solutions.
Our focus on innovation has recently generated Rheticus®, a cloud platform designed to provide accurate data and real-time information about our changing world for the public and private sectors working to preserve our planet and improve the quality of our lives.
This new type of service has led to a decisive transformation of the business model in geo-information services and today represents the synthesis of Planetek’s skills and ability in producing high value-added services.
Rheticus® integrates satellite images, like Sentinel data, with mapping and ancillary databases in open data mode and delivers automatic geo-informatic services to monitor the Earth via subscription.
It creates application services based on open data, prioritizing geospatial services such as satellite images, basic and thematic mapping and environmental and socio-cultural data.
A few months after its launch, Rheticus® Displacement had already garnered international awards, with the Smart City Awards 2019 of the World Smart City Congress 2019 in Barcelona, as well as listed among the finalists of the European EO Product of the Year of the European Association of Remote Senssing Companies (EARSC).
Planetek has a strong footprint in institutional costumers of Earth Observation based services and in this context the company’s portfolio include the European Space Agency (ESA / ESRIN), the European Union Satellite Centre (EU SatCen), the European Environment Agency (EEA), the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC) but also Regional and Central Administrations both at national and international level.
As Business Development Associate you will assist in developing the above related Business to Business and the Institutional markets, while being guided by the Busines Development Manager of the company.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES :
YOUR BACKGROUND :
You are creative by nature and insatiably curious, capable of strategic thinking and oriented to make a difference.
So you must be able to :
ANOTHER IMPORTANT POINT :
We at Planetek, are a results oriented company and the respect for our people is a top priority. Passion and responsibility are the qualities we value in our employees, while ethics, professionalism and availability are the elements that distinguish our work philosophy.
Choose us if you think that a company like Planetek offers you the opportunity to work with enthusiasm and if you believe you can make an essential contribution toward developing a strategic segment for our company.
Your office is located in Athens, and you will often travel around Europe.
WHAT WE OFFER :
We believe our people should continuously acquire knowledge and skills, so we are willing to provide you with everything that can help you grow : books, workshops, conferences, and training.
We welcome new teammates from every part of the world. Once we get to know each other, we will define your salary package together while also considering your needs.
ARE YOU INTERESTED?
Let us know who you are, what you've accomplished so far in your career and what your goals are for the near future.
Along with your CV, please provide us with a short note in reply to the following two questions :
Please, write us at jobs planetek . gr (without spaces).
If your profile matches what we’re looking for, we will contact you to know you better.
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