Mechanical AIV / AIT Engineer

  • Reference NL-HP-4579
  • Location Noordwijk, The Netherlands
  • Closing date 10 August 2021
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HE Space is a successful international space company. For nearly 40 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for a Mechanical AIV/AIT Engineer to support our customer ESA in the Netherlands.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities                 

As part of the  test support section, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Support  Agency  projects  on  AIV/AIT  issues,  in  particular  environmental  testing  including follow up of industry activities;
  • Support the Customers of the Test Centre through all  project  phases,  taking  into  account project requirements and performance of facilities;
  • Missions abroad to follow-on satellite activities;
  • Support   Agency   projects   with   respect   to   model   philosophy  definition,   requirement specification, planning, costing, risk assessment, test execution and verification control;
  • Support Agency project studies and reviews in the Concurrent Design Facility at ESTEC in the domain programmatics and AIV/AIT;
  • Participate in formal project reviews and tender evaluation boards, usually in the AIV panel;
  • Participate in the development of new methods and tools, the preparation and implementation of investments.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent in the field of aerospace or mechanical engineering;
  • Experience in satellite AIV and satellite testing, and some experience in management;
  • Environmental Test Campaigns and Launch Campaigns experience, specific know-how with payloads activities and satellite constellations will be considered an asset;
  • Willingness to travel;
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.

This job is located in Noordwijk. We welcome applicants who are available from September 2021 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Sabrina Kracke, by clicking on the button “Apply for this job” quoting job NL-HP-4579 before 10-Aug-21.

An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!

Mechanical AIV / AIT Engineer


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