Component Technology Engineer

  • Component Technology Engineer

    Deadline for applications 08/05/2019

    For our biggest client, ESA/ESTEC, we are looking for a component Technology Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Components 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 biggest client, ESA/ESTEC, we are looking for a component Technology Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Components Section.


Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Providing expert technical support and consultancy to ESA projects, programmes and general studies in the field of photonic components throughout all project phases;
  • with an emphasis on support to detector procurements for ESA projects;
  • Requesting support from, defining test plans and reviewing test reports from the EEE components laboratory in physical destructive analysis, constructional analysis or failure analysis of photonics components, and performing laboratory activities as required;
  • Defining, initiating and managing RD activities within the Agencys technology programmes related to development, evaluation and qualification of photonic EEE Components.

Requirements

  • PhD or Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physical science or related specialisation related to the subject EEE component area;
  • Relevant professional work experience in an Industrial, Academic or RD environment;
  • General background and specific experience in the technical domains covered by the position, e.g. experience in manufacturing of photonic components, or experience in performing inspections of detectors;
  • Hands-on hardware experience;
  • Understanding of related technologies, RD trends and the industrial landscape;
  • Project support experience in a relevant domain.

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.