System Engineering Support in Robotic Exploration

  • Reference NL-HP-3694
  • Location Noordwijk, The Netherlands
  • Closing date 30 January 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 System Engineering Support in Robotic Exploration to support our customer in the Netherlands.

System Engineering Support in Robotic Exploration

Key Tasks and Responsibilities              

As part of the Robotic Exploration Preparation team, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Supporting the implementation of ESA internal and industrial system definition studies at Phase A/B1 level, including associated technology studies for preparing future European activities and projects in the field of robotic exploration, addressing in particular future Mars Orbiter and Rover mission concepts;
  • Support to preparation and implementation of study reviews (with industry/international partners and ESA internal); 
  • Developing and maintaining key-driving System and Technical requirements document for future European development activities and studies for exploration at mission, architecture, system and technology level;
  • Supporting international collaboration efforts in the field of exploration missions and supporting the definition and analysis of future international exploration mission scenarios and associated technology requirements;
  • Supporting activities involving engagement of external parties (industry, academia, international partners) organised by HRE in the field of exploration.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • Master’s degree in aerospace engineering or related;
  • Previous experience of minimum 3 years in system engineering; 
  • Knowledge and experience in robotic exploration programs;
  • 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 March 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 Ioana Selaru to jobs@hespace.com, quoting job NL-HP-3694 before 30-Jan-18.

An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!

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