Electrical Architect - Germany

  • Job Location: Germany
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 12/04/2019

Our client, one of the top 3 European Space and Satellite companies are looking for an Electrical Architect to join there team in Germany on a permanent or contract basis.

The Electrical Architect is member of the Electrical Architecture Team, belonging to the Systems Engineering Department. Further to the work within projects, the Systems Engineering department is committed to the continuous improvement and consolidation of current and future satellite architectures. The Electrical Architect is responsible for the overall design and consistency of the Spacecraft Electrical systems, encompassing the Electrical Power subsystem, Harness and EMC.

Roles & Responsibilities:

- Lead the design of the electrical architecture of the satellite.
- Coordinate all activities related to the Power subsystem, Harness and EMC.
- Secure the overall Power and TMTC interface compatibility of the satellite Payload, Platform and AIT interfaces.
- Define and develop the Electrical Architecture of the satellite, covering initial sizing, trade offs, IO Budgets and EPS performances.
- Define strategy, analysis and test cases for the Electrical systems verification: Produce subsystem level test plan and test specifications.
- Support and Maintain the Satellite Power budget.
- Support system level design reviews.
- Focal point to customers for the Satellite electrical systems


- A degree in engineering with a major in electrical engineering or compatible qualification
- Several years of professional experience in the field of Electrical Systems engineering for Space
- Experience with hardware projects in phase B/C/D in the field of electrical systems
- Excellent communication skills, flexibility and ability to work independently
- Fluency in spoken and written English

If this position is of interest, please apply, or alternatively please contact Matt at Capital International Staffing for more information:

+44 (0) 1444 238 919

Electrical | Architect | Engineering | Space | Satellite

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


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