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Microwave Engineer (ESA-ESTEC)

Noordwijk, The Netherlands, Sapienza Consulting [EFE-00740]

Field(s) of expertise
Space Systems Engineering Telecommunications Engineering
Job type
Permanent
Education
Master
Deadline
Closed

About this job

We are recruiting a Microwave Engineer for Sapienza to work on our Customers Site (ESA-ESTEC).

Responsibilities

• Provide expert technical support to the design, development and
performance evaluation of RF equipment and technologies applicable to
space and ground segments;
• Provide expert technical support to ESA projects and R&D programmes;
• Development of test beds and characterization of RF
Equipment/Payloads, such as:
o Time & frequency equipment e.g. atomic clocks, oscillators, control
units, converters.
o RF active equipment e.g. high power amplifier, low noise amplifier,
MMICs, Transmit/Receive modules.
o RF passive equipment e.g. filters, switches, ferrite devices.
o RF Payloads or subsystems for GNSS, Telecom, EO or Science
applications.
o Life- and TVAC testing.
• Development of software (e.g. Lab View) for automated testing, control
and monitoring of device/payload performance;
• Contribute to the development and maintenance of section’s laboratory
facilities, including ESTEC’s UTC facility and its associated
analysis/simulation tools;
• Contribute to the generation of innovative ideas in the field of RF
equipment and technologies for space applications and to the definition of
ESA R&D programmes;
• Maintain state-of-the-art expertise by monitoring the technological
trends and applying them in the day-to-day tasks.

Profile

• Several years of experience in the field of testing of RF equipment, RF
technologies, RF payloads and/or UTC laboratories.
• Experience with LabView for automated testing activities.
• Good background on development of RF equipment and technologies
for space applications.
• Project support skills and ability to work autonomously.

Contact:

Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU
Please send your CV (in English) as soon as possible, but no later than 06/08 to jobs@sapienzaconsulting.com