Data Handling Engineer (GN)

Noordwijk, The Netherlands, IABG [IABG-DHE-001]

Field(s) of expertise
Electronics Engineering Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type

About this job

European Test Services (ETS) B.V. is a joint-venture between IABG mbH and Airbus Defence & Space SAS and is located in Noordwijk, The Netherlands. ETS maintains and operates the environmental test centre of the European Space Agency (ESA/ESTEC). To perform the companies’ tasks in the field of thermal and mechanical testing, ETS is seeking for a Data Handling Engineer.


  • Operating of data handling facilities during test preparation, execution and post-test activities
  • Performing of corrective and preventive maintenance of Thermal and Mechanical Data Handling facilities
  • Supporting the Test Programme Managers and test engineers in all technical issues related to data handling
  • Handling and calibration of thermal and mechanical test instrumentation
  • Participating to technical reviews such as Non-conformance Review Board, Facility Readiness Review, Lesson Learnt Review
  • Supporting of facility modifications and upgrades
  • Compiling of test and maintenance documentation
  • Cooperating with international customers in the frame of complex space programs and industrial projects


  • A degree (BSc., MSc., Dipl.) in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Experience in coursework / training in process control, signal processing and measurement systems / techniques
  • Good knowledge of signal processing and sensors applied to thermal and mechanical testing
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in an international environment
  • Ability to perform tasks accurately according to internal processes and customer needs
  • Good communications skills and team spirit combined with proactive attitude to solve problems with a critical mind
  • Ability to work in shift, occasionally
  • English-Skills on fluent niveau

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