Navigation Satellite Payload Engineer

Navigation Satellite Payload Engineer

Job Title: Navigation Satellite Payload Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bremen
Salary: Competitive Salary Offered
Start Date: 2019-03-12
Reference: J140498
Contact Name: Eugene McIntyre
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2019 15:13

Job Description

Are you a Navigation Satellite Payload Engineer with experience RF/Microwave Speciality? Do you want to work closely with spacecraft systems, structural, thermal and AIT engineering teams? KDC are currently working with one of the largest and well know satellite companies in Europe in their quest to find a new potential leader. The position will be based in Bremen, Germany.

Your Tasks
• Support the development and analysis/trade-off methodology in navigation payloads (Phase B+)
• Perform navigation payload sub-systems and systems simulations, trade-offs, and performance analysis. Defend technical assessments internally and to customer
• Support the definition and optimization of AIV methodology (from unit to spacecraft level) and perform the associated data analysis/evaluation/reporting as required
• Review and assess supplier documentation and participate in review meetings (design, qualification, test-readiness, post-test, acceptance, etc.) as customer
• Support test campaigns by analyzing measured payload performance and assessing/troubleshooting anomalies/non-conformances. Analyze any non-conformances for system impact and gain approval from customer
• Support the technical interface to Galileo ground/system segments

Your Qualifications
• Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Physics or comparable qualifications
• Intermediate to senior level experience in the development and manufacturing of RF/microwave equipment (Filters, Antennas, etc.) and systems
• Knowledge in the analysis and test of high power RF phenomenon (Multipactor, Corona, PIM)
• Self-managed and pro-active working style
• Fluent in written and spoken English. German or other EU language skills are advantageous

If this position is something of interest, please send through your CV and call 01202 596366 to speak to Eugene.