IT-Administration for the MOVE-II Satellite Project

Lehrstuhl für Raumfahrttechnik
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MOVE-II is a 1U CubeSat, currently under development at the Institute of Astronautics (LRT). The satellite program MOVE was started in 2006 with the first satellite, First-MOVE, at LRT. MOVE is an abbreviation for “Munich Orbital Verification Experiment” - MOVE-II will be the second satellite within the program.

The primary goal of the mission is the education of students through the CubeSat program. Hands-on experience will enhance the practical and system knowledge on satellites of the involved students. Second target is the development of a bus system, capable of carrying a scientific payload.  

For our project we use Redmine as a web-based project management and issue tracking tool. To guarantee a sufficient workflow in this time-sensitive project, it is very important to maintain and administrate the corresponding servers.  A list of tasks can be found below:


  • Administration of Linux servers including

    • updates

    • automatic backups

    • network monitoring and configuration

  • Administration of Wordpress and Redmine including

    • updates

    • installation of plugins

    • configuration changes

  • Communication with the Chairs’ IT Administrator regarding

    • Already set up automatic backups

    • Domains for websites

    • Network infrastructure



  • Experience with Debian and basic server administration

  • Optional:

    • Experience with Docker

    • Experience with Wordpress and Redmine

    • Experience with nginx

Möglicher Beginn
M.Sc. Sebastian Rückerl
Tel.: 089 289 16014