System and Concurrent Design Facility 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 client, the European Space Agency (ESA), we are looking for a Systems and CDF Engineer for their location in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, to join their Systems and Concurrent Engineering Section.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Support the organisation and execution of concurrent engineering studies in co-operation with D/TEC technical specialists, project teams and industry;
Actively participate in CDF studies (e.g. pre-phase A assessment) and activities covering the position of Systems Engineer, thus coordinating design and architecture sessions with specialists of other engineering disciplines;
Contribute to the enhancement of the CDF infrastructure to support internal studies, including formalisation of design models, i/o parameter definition, visualisation/ presentation;
Support the total CDF infrastructure and overall integrated modelling to ensure the functionality and performance of the CDF, including the development of concurrent engineering tools, mathematical and design models and methods in support of Systems Engineering and application to all phases of the project life-cycle;
Promote the use of the CDF to support ESA programmes, industry and external customers;
Provide System Engineering functional support to ESA projects, which encompasses: interface with the project team directly or via the TEC-SYE project support engineer, interface – if requested – with the industrial team, participation in progress meetings and reviews, as requested by project work, and providing appropriate feedback about achieved progress and results;
Provide support to the Directorate’s activities as requested within the field of competence;
In the fulfilment of his/her duties the candidate will be supported by specialists and will work in close co-operation with D/TEC engineers, ESA trainees and external experts;
In order to execute the above tasks the Systems and CDF Engineer shall have good organisational skills, sound judgement, resourcefulness, team spirit, good communication skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
A University degree (Master's) or equivalent qualification in Systems Engineering with at least 4 years of experience;
Experience in CE methodology and tools;
Experience in Multidisciplinary feasibility studies;
Experience in Space mission analysis and conceptual design;
Experience in System engineering modelling capabilities;
Relevant practical knowledge and experience in mission design, feasibility studies and the related informatics tools;
Concurrent Engineering applied to space mission assessment and design, system design modelling tools;
Knowledge and practice in the application of ESA SE Standards (e.g. ECSS-E-10 series) and SW engineering.
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.