Vitrociset Belgium is an international company which specializes in the space industry for over 30 years.
The European Space Agency is our biggest client and we provide highly qualified employees to many sites of ESA mainly in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France, and the UK.
Your career is very important to us, therefore, we provide a permanent contract with great benefits, good salary, relocation package and genuine support to our employees.
Currently, we are looking for a highly skilled System and Concurrent Design Facility Engineer who will work for ESTEC, in the Netherlands.
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.
The support to CDF activities requires the candidate to have a back-ground in systems engineering. Furthermore he/she needs to have gathered a certain degree of experience in:
CE methodology and tools,
Multidisciplinary feasibility studies,
Space mission analysis and conceptual design,
System engineering modelling capabilities.