HE Space is a successful international space company. For over 30 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for a Robotics and Autonomous System Engineer to support our customer in the United Kingdom.
Robotics and Autonomous System Engineer
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
As part of the HRAF (Harwell Robotics and Autonomy Facility), you will have the following responsibilities:
Support the HRAF second pilot phase;
HRAF EDLS distributed simulation federation and model driven engineering framework;
Overall development of the Virtual Laboratory/Digital Archiving for HRAF, in particular first operational tool implementation activity;
Use of HRAF for the AMBITION activity,
Support on-going technology development activities related to rover technologies and operations as well as future Mars related system studies, with particular focus on Sample Fetch Rover;
Support the development of the spaceship ECSAT, a new enterprise of the Exploration Programme, which is dedicated to initiate low-TRL activities for verification and validation of autonomous systems in collaboration with industry/institutes.
Skills & Experience
You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:
University Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline;
SysML (Magic Draw), XML, Java, C++, matlab/simulink, ROS;
Distributed simulations, middleware technology (HLA, CCSDS MO, …);
Experience in database development and maintenance;
Experience in system engineering tools like ESA-AF, OCDT…;
Experience with ESA developed tools like 3DROV, 3DROC, simsat is an asset;
Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.
This job is located in Harwell. We welcome applicants who are available from August 2017 (or as soon as possible thereafter).
If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send us your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Ms Corrina Scheepmaker at firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting job UK-SC-3553 before 14-Aug-17.
An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!