MISSION SYSTEMS DESIGN ENGINEER – UK

Company Details

New Space Solutions

Qualifications and experience

  • At least three years of working experience in systems engineering in the space industry;
  • Familiarity with space operations and processes;
  • Knowledge of the space missions lifecycle;
  • Experience with applying System Engineering principles;
  • System-level knowledge of all spacecraft subsystems;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Proactive attitude and ability to work in a team;
  • Good communication skills with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel;
  • Experience with ESA programs is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Mission analysis software (GMAT/orekit) is a plus ;
  • Experience in the use of Matlab and Python is a plus;
  • Confluence and YOGI requirements experience is a plus;
  • Knowledge of Linux is a plus;

Education

University degree preferably in the fields of Aerospace/Space Engineering.

Language

Full professional proficiency in the English language is mandatory. 

Job Role

As part of D-Orbit systems engineering team you will lead the technical development on several projects, managing customers, partners and subcontractors, defining priorities in delivering the technical solution. You will take a key role in development of processes and infrastructure in a major ESA project lead by D-Orbit. You will also interface with the manufacturing team and the AIV engineers and you will be responsible for the definition of the test plan, procedure, and setup.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Overall spacecraft and subsystems design;
  • System and subsystems budgeting;
  • Coordinate the integration of different subsystems;
  • Mission/project requirements capturing & management;
  • Interface with and support AIV team and related activities;
  • Interface with manufacturing;
  • Support to the system test plan, procedures, and setup definition;
  • Authoring of Technical documents;
  • Definition of system engineering process related to the satellite integration chain;

Tagged as: Matlab, python, spacecraft subsystems, confluence, space missions lifecycle, yogi

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