Navigation Payload Systems Engineer

Navigation Payload Systems Engineer

Job Title: Navigation Payload Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bremen
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-12-18
Reference: J141096
Contact Name: Adam Stockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2020 13:12

Job Description

Systems Engineer
KDC are currently seeking an Systems Engineer for one of the Top 3 European Space Companies and around 2,800 employees work on the some the most important Space programs of our time in Germany and other EU countries.
For permanent employment, the Navigation System department in Bremen are looking for a
Navigation Payload Systems Engineer
We offer a unique and exciting opportunity to support the production and operation of the current generation Galileo spacecraft, and apply this experience immediately to the development of the next generation. You work closely with payload, platform, and system security engineering to ensure the payload development and manufacture is compliant to security requirements.
Your tasks
·Support the design and development of the next generation payload architecture including architecture trade-offs and verification planning
·Contribute to the internal training, knowledge, and tools database.
·Coordinate requirements flow-down and specification writing for subsystems and units (amplifiers, antennas, filters, signal generators, etc). Review and assess supplier proposals
·Model and assess the RF power, signal performance, clock frequency stability, and other payload performance parameters
·Support test campaigns by analysing measured payload performance and assessing / troubleshooting anomalies / non-conformances
·Analyse any non-conformances for impact and gain approval from customer
·Review and assess supplier documentation and participate in review meetings (design, qualification, test-readiness, post-test, acceptance, etc.) as customer
·Assess on-orbit performance and anomaly reports
·Travel regularly to supplier / customer sites supporting testing and technical meetings as above
Your Qualifications
· Degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, Signal Processing, or comparable discipline
·Professional experience as a systems engineer
·Self-managed and pro-active working style
·Working level proficiency in written and spoken English. German or other EU language skills advantageous
We Offer
·Pragmatic technical and management environment
·A dynamic and motivated international team
·High degree of scope for creativity, independence and self-initiative
·Flat hierarchies and a huge degree of flexibility

This a permanent position with a competitive salary.
Relocation packages are available for the successful candidate where needed.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, then please apply or contact me on 01202 596374.