Electric Propulsion Development And Testing

Call for internships :
R&D Electric propulsion development and testing

ConnectSAT aerospace seeks a Test and Experimentation Engineer to join us in the testing and development of electric propulsion systems. The ideal candidate has experience devising, carrying out and analyzing experimental tests. A passion for meticulous data acquisition, analysis and interpretation are essential. Experience desired in one or more of the following areas: ion beam diagnostics, electric propulsion performance testing, high vacuum test facilities, high voltage systems, experimental design and setup, data acquisition, instrumentation protocols (GPIB, serial, USB, ethernet etc…), LabVIEW, MATLAB, Solidworks


● Commissioning high vacuum test facilities for electric propulsion performance tests
● Troubleshooting test setups
● Designing, fabricating and implementing test and assembly jigs
● Developing data acquisition and test automation software using LabView
● Performing data analysis in MATLAB
● Formulating and relaying design feedback
● Writing test procedures and test reports
● Following test procedures in support of R&D, flight hardware acceptance testing, and duration/lifetime testing
● Documenting, compiling, analyzing, presenting test data

Key skills

– Strong interest in electric propulsion and advanced propulsion concepts
– Good knowledge and understanding of measurement and control engineering
– Good knowledge of electrical engineering
– Knowledge in CAD, Matlab, Labview, Eagle
– Basic knowledge in plasma physics
– Englisch: fluent

You are a good team player, have excellent communication skills, and are able to work independently

Are you interested for this position ? if yes drop an email with attached curriculum and motivation letter to : [email protected] and don’t forget to mention the job title as subject.