Performance Simulation Engineer
Deadline for applications
Client and Location
The European Space Agency is ATG's 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 Europe's gateway to Space!
For our main client, ESA/ESTEC, we are recruiting a Performance Simulation Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, for their System Support Division.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Support the verification of mission and system level requirements in the areas of Mission observation and Data products;
Support the procurement and acceptance of simulator, Ground Processor Prototype (GPP) and reference processors;
Support the payload team for aspects relevant to instrument performance requirements flow-down and instrument performance verification;
Support cross-verification activities with the operational ground segment against the Ground Processor Prototype and Reference Processors;
Organise, draft the agenda and convene the meetings to achieve the objectives above
Support Head of EOP-PEP in the definition and promotion of generic approach and processes relevant to E2E Mission Performance Chain in coordination with other Mission Performance Engineers.
University degree (at least Master’s degree) or equivalent qualification in a relevant physical science, software or engineering subject, together with a demonstrated background and experience in managing/following software developments in a space project environment;
The candidate must possess solid analytical skills, a proactive and flexible attitude, together with the capability to critically analyse the work performed by industry in the relevant areas, quickly identify the problems and propose/instigate corrective actions;
The candidate should also be able to organise and conduct meetings with different parties, assertively presenting results and facilitating convergence on technical aspects;
The candidate shall demonstrate to be proficient with programming tools and languages (e.g. C, C++, Java and Python) and at ease with modern software build systems;
Knowledge in managing and configuration of cooperative environment (redmine, confluence, jira, etc) and in manipulating CCSDS data is an asset.
What do we offer?
ATG offers excellent working conditions and provide you with all the other 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.
About ATG Europe
Today, ATG is recognized as a leading provider of specialized engineering, scientific and technical services to the European Space industry. Our headquarters is located in Noordwijk, the Netherlands and we have subsidiaries in Germany and the UK. Besides these countries, ATG also operates in Belgium, Sweden and Norway.
ATG People is the key player in delivering highly educated personnel for R&D environments throughout Europe. We are continually recruiting experienced Engineers for exciting, full-time positions based at our customers’ sites. As an ATG Engineer, you will be working on very diverse missions and assignments. This opens up unique opportunities to be engaged in innovative projects and challenging you to perform to high standards and utilizing the full extent of your professional knowledge.
Submit your CV and personal details through our website at www.jointhebrightestminds.com. For further questions, you can also contact our recruitment consultant Olive Ordoña directly on phone number +31 (0) 71 579 55 67.