Altran is the global leader in Engineering and R&D services. Altran works alongside its clients, from initial concept through industrialization, to invent the products and services of tomorrow. Altran is an established supplier of skilled manpower to ESA and in particular at ESTEC.
The candidate we are looking for will operate as Component Technology Engineer in The Engineering Support to the Directorate of Technology, Engineering and Quality. His duty station will be the European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) based in Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
What you will do
- Providing expert technical support and consultancy to ESA projects, programs and general studies in the field of photonic components throughout all project phases; with an emphasis on support to detector procurements for ESA projects;
- Requesting support from, defining test plans and reviewing test reports from the EEE components laboratory in physical destructive analysis, constructional analysis or failure analysis of photonics components, and performing laboratory activities as required;
- Defining, initiating and managing R&D activities within the Agency’s technology programs related to development, evaluation and qualification of photonic EEE Components.
What do you bring
- As per Job Class in Electrical Engineering, Physical science or related specialization related to the subject EEE component area.
- General background and specific experience in the technical domain covered by the position, e.g. experience in manufacturing of photonic components, or experience in performing inspections of detectors;
- Hands-on hardware experience;
- Understanding of related technologies, R&D trends and the industrial landscape
What we will offer
- A permanent contract with a competitive salary
- Flexible secondary conditions
- Extensive training programs through our Altran Academy
- Training to improve efficiency and provide strength for future career are of course included.
As global leader in innovation and high-tech engineering consulting, we work side by side with our clients in the creation and development of new products and services. We are on the cutting edge of technology and have established ourselves as the go-to partner for technical innovation and process improvement. Altran is proud to be the leader in its field.