Satellite and Space Systems Engineer - Luxembourg Space Industry (m/f) at LUXSPACE Sàrl

Posted 1 week ago

OHB LuxSpace is looking for motivated candidates to join our team for the exciting opportunity in the role of:

(Senior) Satellite and Space Systems Engineer (m/f/o)

For micro satellites systems engineering, LuxSpace is recruiting a Systems Engineer with 5+ years of working experience.

A Systems Engineer is required to participate in the design of our next generation micro satellites. The successful candidate's knowledge of space systems, subsystems and equipment shall be applied for definition, coordination and implementation of all relevant tasks leading to the successful development of the LuxSpace micro satellite product line.

Typical Tasks to be performed:

Participate in and contribute to the development and qualification of a challenging microsatellite in a medium-sized technical team
Define mission and system requirements for optical Earth-observing mission
Support preparation of proposals to potential customers
Define and manage requirements for, and support verification of satellite's mechanical, thermal, electrical and/or AOCS subsystems
Perform satellite functional analysis and design trade-offs
Manage satellite internal interfaces, focusing on mechanical and/or electrical
Manage satellite external interfaces (payload, launcher) towards potential customers
Support satellite AIT (hands-on) and verification activities
Other tasks and duties assigned by manager(s)
Temporarily or permanently performing other reasonable and equivalent duties


University degree (Bachelor/Master/Diploma/PhD) or equivalent education plus relevant proven work experience
Experience in systems engineering (5y+), gained in a professional position, preferably in the space industry with focus on micro satellites

Strong knowledge of systems engineering, including requirements engineering, functional analysis, verification control
Strong knowledge of space mission and satellite engineering, including orbital dynamics, space environment, space operations and satellite testing
Experience with Earth-observing optical missions is considered an asset
Experience in satellite and/or sub-system requirements engineering
Experience in technical management of sub-systems
Experience with space radiation environment and radiation's impact on satellite design and verification is considered a strong asset
Experience in one or more of the following areas is considered an asset: mechanical and thermal, electrical and power, AOCS, micro-vibration
Experience in satellite verification, including hands-on testing, is an asset
Knowledge of DOORS, STK (or similar), UML/SysML
Knowledge of SCOS is considered an asset