Systems Electronics Engineer

Systems Electronics Engineer

Job Title: Systems Electronics Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oberpframmern
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-07-13
Reference: J141198
Contact Name: Adam Stockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 14, 2021 14:05

Job Description

KDC’s client is one of the Top 3 European space companies. About 2,800 employees work on some of the most important aviation and space programs of our times in Germany and other EU countries. These include low-orbiting and geostationary satellites for earth observation, navigation, telecommunications, science, and space exploration. OHB System AG designs satellites and systems for human space flight, aerial reconnaissance, and process control systems at its two strong locations in Bremen and Oberpfaffenhofen. We owe our success to our employees and their passion for innovation, their commitment, and their initiative.
For permanent employment  the  Electronic Development & Manufacturing department at OHB System AG in Oberpfaffenhofen is looking for a
Systems Engineer Electronics (m / f / d)
Your tasks
  • Definition of the electrical architecture of satellites or payloads
  • Coordination of the work of a team of engineers eg harness, EMC, electronics design in large projects
  • Collaboration with lead engineers from other disciplines eg thermal design, mechanical design and software
  • Manage key budgets eg power, discrete interfaces, data rates, bus loads
  • Evaluation, selection and management of lower level suppliers
  • Review of technical documentation provided by suppliers and support of subcontractor reviews
  • Requirements engineering and planning of requirements verification
  • Management and harmonization of electrical interfaces between separate units
Your Qualifications
  • Diploma in electrical engineering, telecommunications engineering or a similar discipline
  • Strong background in electrical and data handling systems engineering in large space projects
  • 5 years of professional experience in electronic development for space
  • Experience in
    • Electronic circuit analysis eg worst case analysis, part stress analysis, FMECA
    • EMC design and verification
    • satellite power and thermal control systems
  • Knowledge of relevant standards (ECSS / MIL standards)
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work in large international teams, good written and oral English.
  • Willingness for frequent travel.
  • Radiation engineering and simulation tools (e.g. FASTRAD)
  • EEE Parts engineering and procurement experience
  • Electrical circuit and RF simulation tools (e.g. PSPICE, ADS, FEKO)
  • Programming languages (e.g. MATLAB, PYTHON, C / C ++)
  • Knowledge in CAE tools such as Mentor Graphics PADS, DxDatabook
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.