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OHB Italia is seeking for its Satellites & Missions Business Unit in Milano or Rome for immediate start a

Avionics System Engineer (M/F) REF.SAT.03.2022

Your Tasks:

  • Give support to satellite design from the pre-development phase up to launch campaign, including in-orbit commissioning
  • Give support to proposal preparation as well as evaluation of subcontractor proposals
  • Design and implementation of the Avionic SubSystem in terms of: definition of requirements, electrical design,  verification of requirements verus top level customer requirements
  • Analysis of system requirements and extraction of avionics and electrical related requirements to ensure the correct and complete flow-down to lower level equipment suppliers
  • Perform design trade-offs between disciplines such as thermal, structural, mechanical, electrical, functional etc
  • Support the evaluation, selection of lower level suppliers to ensure the proper implementation of the avionic architecture.
  • Knowledge and familiarity  of electrical interfaces as per ECSS-E-ST-50-14 aimed to the harmonization and compatibility verification among satellite internal and external interfaces.
  • System-level planning and supervision of the Avionics Units development.
  • Production and maintenance of documentation (analyses, specifications, test procedures, reports and design descriptions).
  • Organization and conduction of internal and external reviews
  • Definition of a standard process and test concept for the electrical systems verification from early design phases until system level verification campaigns, including environmental and launch campaigns.
  • Definition of EGSE requirements to support testing and requirements verification activities for satellite and/or subsystem units.
  • Cooperation with project team, systems engineering and other divisions
  • Planning and definition of the Avionics test campaign, provision of support during test phase, and evaluation of test results.

Your Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in engineering with a major in Electrical/Electronic or Space technology, or comparable qualifications
  • At least 5 years of professional experience as system engineer in the space industry
  • Professional experience in phase B/C/D in Satellite projects
  • Good knowledge of state-of-the art requirements engineering and management practices and tools (e.g. DOORS)
  • Relevant experience and good knowledge of practically applying engineering standards (e.g. ECSS)
  • Proven experience in technical and/or project management of institutional Earth Observation projects
  • Experience in satellite system verification and test activities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High degree of flexibility and attitude to work in a team, Italy and abroad
  • Fluency in spoken and written English

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