Development Engineer Electrical Systems

  • Reference DEB-HP-3503
  • Location Munich, Germany
  • Closing date 31 May 2017
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HE Space is a successful international space company. For over 35 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for a Development Engineer Electrical Systems to support our customer in Germany.

Development Engineer Electrical Systems


Key Tasks and Responsibilities                       

As part of the Development Electrical Systems Team, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Support of the work package "Electrical Systems Engineering" (ELSYS) and deliveries of the related items (hardware, models, documentation) in space programs during the phases B/C/D;
  • Support of engineering for the platform system components for Harness, Power, On-board Data Handling and AOCS;
  • Point of contact towards the customer and suppliers for all ELSYS subjects;
  • Analysis of applicable high level requirements;
  • Flow down of above requirements to functional chains and subsystem electrical requirements;
  • Definition of the electrical architecture of the spacecraft platform;
  • Management of the electrical interfaces and the GDIR (General Design and Interface Requirements document);
  • Co-engineering with suppliers;
  • Coordination of relevant design and MAIT (Manufacturing, Assembly, Integration and Test) activities at supplier level;
  • Support of project team members and other disciplines for ELSYS matters;
  • Support of relevant operations and AIT (Assembly, Integration and Test) activities at system level;
  • Contribution to related internal/external R&D (research and development) and improvements/standardisation initiatives.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • A Master’s degree in electrical or another relevant engineering discipline;
  • Several years of professional experience as an engineer;
  • Extensive hardware/software design experience is an asset;
  • Fluency in English and German is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.

This job is located in Munich. We welcome applicants who are available from June 2017 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send us your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Ms Schirin Schimansky at, quoting job DEB-HP-3503 before 31-May-17.

An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!

Please note: Due to work permit requirements for this position, please apply only if you are citizen of a European Union state or if you are eligible to obtain a work permit for Germany.


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