Data Handling Technician

  • Data Handling Technician

    For one of our clients, ETS B.V., we are looking for a Data Handling Technician for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, toperform the companies tasks in the field of thermal and mechanical testing.

Job overview

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).

For one of our clients we are looking for a Data Handling Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to perform the companies tasks in the field of thermal and mechanical testing.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • 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;
  • 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;
  • 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.


  • A university degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or equivalent;
  • At least three years experience in the fields of measurement and calibration as well as test instrumentation.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 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.

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.