Intern/Working Student Test Engineering

Company Details

Opening fair and affordable access to space.

Rocket Factory Augsburg AG (RFA) is a young international space startup. It was founded in 2018 as a spin-off of the OHB Group on the belief that daily space travel will revolutionize space service and the way we can improve life on earth. RFA is developing small launcher solutions for low-cost access to space in a unique setup. If you want to be part of this NewSpace adventure pioneering space, then join our journey and apply for our permanent and internship positions.

The Test Department at Rocket Factory Augsburg AG in Augsburg is looking for an

Intern/working student (m/f/d) Test Engineering

Our international and agile team is searching for a motivated student (f/m/d) to perform electrical and mechanical system design, assembly, and testing work under the guidance of an experienced engineer. Do you enjoy working in a dedicated, dynamic, and international environment that aims for high-performance engineering solutions in aerospace technology? Then apply for us.

Your Tasks

  • Assembly and modification of various test rigs involving electrical, mechanical, fluidic, and gas systems
  • Perform electrical design tasks
  • Perform mechanical design tasks
  • Perform light fabrication and machining using common hand and power tools when required
  • Prepare test data and generate test documentation

Your Qualifications

  • A current or commencing engineering student in electronics, mechatronics, engineering, or an equivalent qualification
  • Practical, hands-on experience with electrical or mechanical projects
  • Experience in data acquisition, instrumentation, and control in an industrial and/or test system context
  • Experience with gas or fluidic systems would be beneficial
  • Experience with cryogenic systems would be beneficial
  • Experience with common test and troubleshooting equipment, e.g. multimeters, oscilloscopes, etc.
  • Fluent oral and written English skills (all day-to-day activities are performed in English)

We offer

  • Exciting and challenging NewSpace environment
  • Start Up atmosphere: join the international RFA family
  • Flexible working hours
  • Stay healthy and enjoy our free fruit baskets
  • We will make sure to not run out of coffee
  • Free parking also for your bike
  • Easy and fast connections in the heart of Augsburg
  • Regular company events like Friday after works
  • Self-organized after-work sport activities

Become part of our international team and take your professional and personal development to a new level. Please apply only via our online tool.

Tagged as: engineering, mechatronics, electronics, fluidic systems, data acquisition, electrical or mechanical projects, cryogenic systems, instrumentation & control

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