Data Handling Test Technician (GN)

Noordwijk, The Netherlands, IABG [IABG-DHTT-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 Test Technician.


  • Operation of data handling facilities during test preparation, execution and post-test activities.
  • Performance of corrective and preventive maintenance of Thermal and Mechanical Data Handling facilities.
  • Handling and calibration of Thermal and Mechanical test instrumentation.
  • Participation to technical reviews such as Non-conformance Review Board, Facility Readiness Review, Lesson Learnt Review.
  • Supporting of facility modifications and upgrades.
  • Compilation of test and maintenance documentation.
  • Cooperating with international customers in the frame of complex space programs and industrial projects.


  • Industrial Education or Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or equivalent.
  • Coursework / training in process control, signal processing and measurement systems / techniques.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office tools.
  • Good knowledge of English language.
  • 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.
  • Proactive attitude to solve problems with a critical mind.
  • Ability to work in shift, partly

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