Development Engineer for space-qualified electronics

  • Reference DEB-HP-3837
  • Location Munich, Germany
  • Closing date 02 July 2018
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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 for space-qualified electronics to support our customer in Germany.

Development Engineer for space-qualified electronics


Key Tasks and Responsibilities                 

As Development Engineer for space-qualified electronics for our customer who develops communication solutions to establish dynamic communication networks in air and in space, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Development of space-qualified electronics especially in the field of high frequency electronics (memory, interfaces, coding modules, computer / FPGA systems) as well as sensor/actuator/driver and analog electronics;
  • Procurement of EEE components, qualification of COTS components, contact to manufacturers and suppliers of space-qualified components;
  • Development of alternative electronic designs – especially for cost reduction;
  • Support of system electronics over the entire life cycle.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • Master's degree in physics, electrical engineering or another relevant discipline;
  • Several years of professional experience in space-qualified electronics development;
  • Experience in developing FPGA systems (both hardware and software);
  • Profound knowledge of ECAD Tools (ideally Altium Designer);
  • Experience with EEE components: procurement, qualification, quality management, taking costs into account;
  • Detailed understanding of ECSS (or similar standards) and appropriate test and verification procedures;
  • Experience with standard tools / models (e.g. CREME96, Geant4, etc.);
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of German is an advantage.

This job is located in Munich. We welcome applicants who are available from July 2018 (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 Kirsten Gibbs at, quoting job DEB-HP-3837 before 02-Jul-18.

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.

More information

Kirsten Gibbs
Kirsten Gibbs
  • Team Coordinator (DE)
  • +49 421 430 4235
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