Mechanical AIT Engineer

  • Mechanical AIT Engineer

    Deadline for applications: asap

    For one of our clients we are currently recruiting a Mechanical AIT (Assembly Integration Testing) Engineer for their location in Bremen, Germany.

Job overview

With 1200 employees on multiple locations in Germany and 2500 worldwide, our client is one of the top players in the European space industry. They are specialized in Systems Engineering and offers high-tech solutions for space. These include low-orbiting and geostationary satellites for earth observation, navigation, telecommunications, science and space exploration as well as systems for manned space flight, aerial reconnaissance and process control systems.

For one of our clients we are currently recruiting a Mechanical AIT (Assembly Integration Testing) Engineer for their location in Bremen, Germany. Our client is one of the top players in the European space technology industry, offering solutions for complete satellites, scientific payloads and structures.


Tasks & Responsibilities

  • As a Mechanical AIT Engineer, you will be working in the Assembly, Integration Test team and you will be responsible for the assembly, integration and testing of the Galileo mechanical parts and subsystems in series production;
  • Specific tasks include:Assembly of panels;
  • Assembly of Central Modules and Propulsion Module;
  • Assembly of Solar Generators to satellite;
  • Assembly of Multi-Layer Insulation (MLI) on external surfaces;
  • Performance of bonding tests;
  • Performance of Satellite Short Functional Tests;
  • Alignment determination;
  • Environmental test preparation (Vibration and thermal sensors);
  • Deployment Check;
  • Delegated QA tasks, like standard inspections, mating logs, as-runs, procedure variations, NCR.

Requirements

  • We are looking for a highly motivated and flexible engineer, who is able to perform under pressure and cope with project targets and deadlines;
  • Other requirements include:A degree in Mechanical Engineering, or other relevant discipline (Aerospace Engineering, Physics);
  • A minimum of five years of experience in AIT or testing for satellites;
  • Experience in the mechanical assembly of satellite structures, including propulsion systems;
  • Experience with Mechanical ground support equipment (MGSE) and mechanical tool kits;
  • Good knowledge of the Mechanical Engineering standards of the European Cooperation for Space Standardization (ECSS);
  • Strong communication skills and fluency in English, spoken and written. German is a plus.

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.