Microwave Engineer

  • Microwave Engineer

    Deadline for applications 07/10/2019

    For our client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for a Microwave Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Radio Frequency Equip. Tech. 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 a Microwave Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Radio Frequency Equip. Tech. Section.


Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design, development and performance evaluation of RF technologies applicable to space and ground segments, with particular emphasis on Time and Frequency equipment, components and technologies (Atomic clocks, Master Oscillators, VCOs, TF transfer);
  • Provide expert technical support to projects and programmes;
  • Development, integration, configuration and running of RF test set-ups for evaluating the performance of RF subsystems for ground/space applications such as:;
  • Atomic Clocks and Time and Frequency Test beds.ESTECs UTC facility;
  • Navigation payloads;
  • Linear and Non-linear characterisation of subsystems/devices;
  • Life-tests;
  • TTC and Communication payloads;
  • Development of software (e.g. Lab View) for automated testing, control and monitoring of RF performance;
  • Contribute to the generation of innovative ideas in the field of RF equipment and technologies and to the definition of ESA RD programmes;
  • Define technical requirements and statements of work for the tasks to be performed by industry from early conceptual studies to full hardware development;
  • Contribute to the development/usage of section related laboratory facilities and analysis/simulation tools;
  • Maintain state-of-the-art expertise by monitoring the technological trends and applying them in the day-to-day tasks.

Requirements

  • University Masters degree in Microwave or RF Electronics Engineering;
  • Good background on RF equipment and technologies for space application;
  • Several years of working experience in the field of Time and Frequency equipment, components and technologies.

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 Silvia Zaccagnini

Silvia Zaccagnini

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Email

silvia.zaccagnini@atg-europe.com

Phone

+31 (0)71 579 55 29

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