Junior Satellite Power Subsystem Engineer

Company Details

OHB Italia SpA is acknowledged as one of the leading medium size companies in Europe for space systems integration. It is part of a cluster of European enterprises operating in the aerospace business. Founded in 1981, with headquarters in Milan and excellence centres in Italy, the company employs more than 180 qualified engineers & physicists.

OHB Italia SpA is acknowledged as one of the leading medium size companies in Europe for space systems integration. It is part of a cluster of European enterprises operating in the aerospace business.

Founded in 1981, with headquarters in Milan and excellence centres in Italy, the company employs more than 180 qualified engineers & physicists. OHB Italia has consolidated expertise, resources and facilities to carry out manufacturing, integration, qualification and flight certification, with a role of Prime Contractor in different fields of activities. Its success is due to a combination of technical expertise, innovative technologies and low cost solutions, which allow to give customers easy access to space. The company operates both on the institutional and commercial markets. Its main customers are space agencies, space authorities and large industrial groups.

OHB Italia is seeking for its Satellites Department in Milan or Rome for immediate start.

In the frame of the Electrical Power Subsystem (EPS) Team of a Satellite project, the ideal candidate will assist Electrical Power responsible in the activities ranging from mission analysis to power budget and electrical analysis.

Your Tasks

  • contribute to the technical documentation, including the EPS Specification, and the specifications of the EPS Units, according to the space regulation documentation.
  • follow the development of some power units being part of the Electrical Power Subsystem (Power Conditioning and Distribution Unit, Solar Array, Battery), that will be performed by an international Supplier Company based on internal specification.
  • be the technical interface during the development of the unit, reporting to the system teams that are developing the spacecraft (data handling, Orbit control, thermomechanical and so on), and to the EPS team.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.

Your Qualifications

  • Master Degree in Electronic Engineering or comparable qualification.
  • Knowledge of power electronics design, focused on DC DC converters, and control, and/or specific knowledge on Battery field /Solar panel field.
  • Good Interpersonal skills, ability to work in team and to manage client/customer relationships.
  • Excellent communication skills, flexibility and ability to work independently.

Become part of our team!

Apply by sending your updated CV and cover letter via E-Mail to job@cgspace.it

Tagged as: satellite operations, Electrical Power Subsystem (EPS), Power Conditioning and Distribution Unit, Solar Array, Battery

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