ESA is looking for a Thermal Engineer.
Reporting to the Head of Section and within the technical fields described above, the main tasks and responsibilities will include:
Duties may also include supporting other activities within your field of expertise.
General background and specific experience in the technical domains covered by the position
Understanding of and practical experience with related technologies, R&D trends and the industrial landscape
Project support experience in a relevant domain
Environmental testing for space hardware
Experience in the preparation of procurement activities for technology development and innovation (statements of work, proposal evaluation, etc)
Experience in the management and monitoring of industrial activities, including participation in reviews
Experience with Space Engineering Standards and their preparation and implementation
A Master’s degree in mechanical engineering or physics is required.
Experience in spacecraft thermal engineering, related technologies and a general knowledge of space thermal control analysis tools e.g. ESATAN-TMS, is required.
For a complete job description and to apply, click on “apply”.
The closing date for applications is 25 February 2021.
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