Harness Designer (M/F) REF.Harness_2024

Harness Designer (M/F) REF.Harness_2024

OHB Italia is seeking for its Satellite and Missions Department in Rome or Milano a

Harness Designer (M/F) REF.Harness_2024

The “Electrical Power Systems & Harness Engineering” unit belongs to the “Integrated Systems-Satellites & Missions” Business Unit. We are responsible of the Harness and Electrical Power Subsystem architecture leading relevant engineering activities in the whole lifecycle of projects and/or products, from initial conceiving and feasibility studies, bids and proposal preparation, design and implementation, up to launch, LEOP and in orbit operations and maintenance.


Main tasks of the Electrical Power Systems & Harness Engineering team:

  • Definition of the Harness and Electrical Power subsystem architecture.
  • Requirement analysis, flow down and subsystem architectures trade-off.
  • Electrical power and harness analysis and performance verification.
  • Assess energy balance, resources sizing and justification.
  • Customer and Subco’s technical follow-up.
  • Electrical Power Subsystem and Harness IVVQ at spacecraft level.
  • Electrical Power Subsystem and Harness support to S/C AIT tests and launch campaign.
  • Participation to bids for solution identification and costing definition.

Your Tasks:

  • Technical management of suppliers selected for MAIT.
  • Definition of Wiring Lists in terms of logical/physical interconnections, wires, bundles, and data entry in the DC Harness Database.
  • Definition of Electrical Parts List including types and quantities of DC and RF connectors, back-shells, waveguide, cables, and data entry in the DC/RF Harness Database.
  • Control and validation of 3D routing.
  • Wiring diagrams.
  • Support the program reviews and progress meetings.
  • Support AIV/AIT for Harness integration with technical management of NCRs (if any).
  • Participate to the reviews with the suppliers.

Your Qualifications:

You have a Diploma Electric qualified or bachelor’s degree in electronic or electrical engineering.

You have 3 years of experience in similar position in at least one of these application fields:

Earth Observation program / spacecraft design and test phases up to the launch / LEOP and commissioning, or Navigation / Telecom platform with Transfer phase accomplished through Electric Propulsion means.

Specific knowledge:

You have a demonstrable knowledge of:

  • (Electrical engineering standards is considered a plus)
    • ECSS-E-ST-20C, ECSS-E-ST-20-08C, ECSS-E-ST-50-12C, ECSS-E-ST-50-14C, MIL-STD- 1553-B
  • Standard Office SW tools
  • CHS or similar tools
  • English (base or intermediate)

Nice to have qualifications:

  • Customer focused, proactive attitude.
  • Organized and methodical approach to the work with strong communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks at one time, to work autonomously and in team.
  • Strong attitude to achieve results within time and cost constraints.
  • Problem solving attitude.
  • Electrical background.
  • Availability to travel.
Job Category: Vacancies
Job Type: Full Time

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