Antenna Engineer

  • Antenna Engineer

    Deadline for applications 26/09/2019

    For our client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for an Antenna Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Antennae Sub-mm Waves Section.

Job overview

The European Space Agency is ATGs biggest client. They are an international organisation with 22 member states with sites in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, UK and Belgium. ESA is Europes gateway to Space!

For our client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for an Antenna Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Antennae Sub-mm Waves Section.


Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Providing expert technical support and consultancy to ESA projects, programmes and general studies in the field of space antenna systems, submillimeter wave instruments and associated technologies throughout all project phases;
  • Participating in project reviews and performing in-house design and trade-offs to support project-specific technology developments;
  • Identifying critical development problems and assisting in their resolution;
  • Antenna measurement laboratory activities as required;
  • Defining, initiating and monitoring RD activities covering both longand short-term needs;
  • Monitoring applicable scientific and technological trends and maintaining state-of-the-art expertise;
  • Preparing and monitoring Research and Development activities in the field of Antennas. A diverse range of tasks will have to be carried out by the contractor within the above activity domain, encompassing hardware, software and system aspects;
  • Provide antenna technical support to ESA projects. This includes in-house design and tradeoff studies to support both developments and reviews. Tasks will require the analysis and design of reflector antennas and arrays and the calculation of the interference effects between antennas and the spacecraft structure.

Requirements

  • PhD or Master Degree in Engineering from a recognised institution of secondary studies or equivalent;
  • Industrial experience in antennas, architectures and technologies as applied to space is a major asset;
  • Knowledge of antenna Space constraints at RF, mechanical, thermal and environmental levels gained from the handling of Flight Model development or RD development at high TRL level;
  • Knowledge of antenna industrial manufacturing, testing processes, architecture and technologies.Expertise in using antenna modelling tools (GRASP8, POS4, CHAMP, HFSS).

What do we offer

ATG Europe offers excellent working conditions and provides you with all the necessary means to further your career. We believe that training and education, combined with regular assessments and a personal development plan, will create the best environment for growth. If needed we also assist you with settling in your new home or finding the right school for your children. ATG will help in any way it can, including a relocation budget that is applicable for ATG staff as well as employees working at one of our clients.

Contact Estefania Ochoa

Estefania Ochoa

Recruiters should speak in a language that’s frank and to the point, but also sincere and genuine

Email

estefania.ochoa@atg-europe.com

Phone

+31 (0)71 579 5551

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