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 client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for a Microwave Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Radio Frequency Equip. & Tech. Section.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Contribute to the design, development and performance evaluation of RF technologies applicable to space and ground segments, with particular emphasis on Time and Frequency equipment, components and technologies (Atomic clocks, Master Oscillators, VCOs, T&F transfer);
Provide expert technical support to projects and programmes;
Development, integration, configuration and running of RF test set-ups for evaluating the performance of RF subsystems for ground/space applications such as:;
Atomic Clocks and Time and Frequency Test beds.
ESTEC’s UTC facility;
Linear and Non-linear characterisation of subsystems/devices;
TT&C and Communication payloads;
Development of software (e.g. Lab View) for automated testing, control and monitoring of RF performance;
Contribute to the generation of innovative ideas in the field of RF equipment and technologies and to the definition of ESA R&D programmes;
Define technical requirements and statements of work for the tasks to be performed by industry from early conceptual studies to full hardware development;
Contribute to the development/usage of section related laboratory facilities and analysis/simulation tools;
Maintain state-of-the-art expertise by monitoring the technological trends and applying them in the day-to-day tasks.
University Master’s degree in Microwave or RF Electronics Engineering;
Good background on RF equipment and technologies for space application;
Several years of working experience in the field of Time and Frequency equipment, components and technologies.
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 Silvia Zaccagnini directly on phone number +31 (0) 71 579 55 29.