Electronics Design and Test Engineers (m/f/d)

  • OHB System AG Oberpfaffenhofen
  • Permanent
  • Full-time


SCISYS Deutschland GmbH in its Engineering Service business provides professional engineering and consultancy services supporting space programmes and missions. Our team is composed of university graduates and experienced professionals, comprising some of the most knowledgeable and dedicated engineers across Europe. Our services cover the whole life cycle of space programmes from early concepts to operations.

Our Space Division provides a dynamic, supportive and friendly atmosphere in which you are encouraged to lead with initiative. Moreover, we actively manage your professional development, training and career progression.

Your Tasks

In this role, you will be part of the OHB electronic equipment design and test team for satellite electronic units. You will work in an international project environment and will be located at the Weßling / Oberpfaffenhofen site within the OHB Group. The focus of this position is digital (FPGA) as well as analogue, hf and power electronic. This will cover the design, built up and test of breadboards, followed by EM units, who needs to be qualified (environmental and performance tests) and then FM support (placement, test, delivery). The tasks will include:

  • Perform detailed electronic design activities for analogue and digital circuits based on given equipment level specifications including design documentation (design description and design analyses) up to the generation of the manufacturing files (PCB layout, assembly instructions, bill of materials)
  • Ensure design consistency with the needs of other disciplines e.g. mechanical design, radiation engineering, manufacturing and test
  • Plan and perform design verification activities as the generation of verification plans and test procedures
  • Define, build and test specific EGSEs
  • Plan and conduct the qualification / acceptance test sequences according to approved test procedures and document the test results in test reports

Your Profile

  • Diploma / Master Degree in electrical engineering
  • Professional experience in electronic development activities for space project
  • Detailed knowledge and experience is required in:
    • Analogue and digital circuit design including design analyses
    • Generation of PCB layouts
    • Relevant general standards (ECSS / MIL standards) with respect to general electrical design and testing
    • Experience in defining, conducting and documenting electrical and functional testing
    • Producing test software to control electrical test equipment with scripting languages (e.g., Phyton or similar) and LabView
    • Awareness on hazards in testing of space electronics
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work in large international teams
  • Organized and structured approach, high degree of motivation and personal identification with the respective tasks and project
  • Strong focus on reaching progress by thinking and communicating in terms of solutions, ability to reach goals under schedule pressure
  • Fluent English language skills
  • Willingness for frequent travel

We Offer

  • With SCISYS you get the chance to take responsibility for your own and varied professional activities, while there is always room for producing new ideas and contributing your personality
  • Get to know a corporate culture where team spirit, trust and dedication are the core values
  • Short decision paths, flexible working hours and a good reconciliation of work and everyday life are a matter of course for us


Karin Vetter

Tel: +49 6151 4285350