This position involves extensive work to be performed in the ESTEC EEE ComponentLaboratory. Thus, expertise in general laboratory practices is mandatory.
Provide expertise in the field of Passive Components, Discrete Semiconductors for RF and non-RF, Complex Microcircuits for Digital, Analog, Mixed Signal and Microwave, Hybrid Technology, Micropackaging, Optoelectronics and Micro-/Nano-Systems (proficiency in at least 4 out of the previous 12 categories is required).
Carry out Failure Analysis tasks and other analysis tasks as required.
Prepare reports on the analysis tasks as required.
Support and advice concerning the performance of analysis tasks sub-contracted to external laboratories.
Provide related technical support on EEE components to ESA projects and other D/TEC divisions in the area of hybrid technology.
Provide technical assistance in the definition and to the management of ESA Technology programmes in the field of hybrid technology.
Provide technical input to the formulation, review and maintenance of the technical standards and specifications relating to the evaluation and capability approval of hybrid manufacturers.
Provide technical assistance in the formulation and monitoring of Capability Approval programmes for hybrid manufacturers.
Support ISO certification activities.
Master in Electrical Engineering, Physics or related specialisation.
4+ years of relevant professional work experience.
Requirements Proficiency in SEM and FIB techniques is required.
Knowledge of x-ray tomography is advantageous. The position is for a EEE ComponentEngineer however, an additional metallurgical background is advantageous.
Demonstrated background and experience in EEE component technologies in terms of constituent materials, production technology, test equipment, test tools, test methods and standards (industrial and standardization bodies), laboratory techniques, laboratory equipment, laboratory work and procedures including common health and safety regulations.