Subsystem Engineer - Electrical Power Systems

  • Job Location: Germany
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 14/05/2024
Subsystem Engineer - Electrical Power Systems

Tasks include:

  • Technical responsible for the Electrical Power Subsystem for a given project from pre-development up to in-orbit commissioning.

  • Electrical Power Subsystem design authority towards customers and subcontractors

  • Design, sizing and trade-offs of electrical power subsystems for satellite applications (encompassing e.g. solar generators, batteries, power conditioning & distribution units, solar array drive mechanisms)

  • Assessment and evaluation of electrical power subsystem relevant concept trades across feasibility and pre-development studies

  • Analysis of system requirements and flow-down to electrical power subsystem requirements

  • Definition and maintenance of electrical power subsystem units’ specifications

  • Proposal preparation including evaluation of subcontractor proposals

  • Production and maintenance of EPS design and verification documentation (design descriptions, analyses, requirements specifications, test specifications and test reports)

  • Responsible for electrical power subsystem reviews

  • Development of the electrical power subsystem verification, on-site support during testing phase (Initial functional and performance tests, environmental test campaign, launch campaign)


  • Degree in electrical/aerospace engineering or comparable qualification

  • Professional experience in phase B/C/D in satellite Electrical Power Systems or an electrical power system equipment development would be an advantage

  • Enjoy teamwork in large projects

  • Experience in dealing with customer and subcontractors

  • Fluency in spoken and written English, German would be an advantage

  • Willingness to travel

Capital International Staffing Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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