Space Electronics Technician

At Alén Space, we are looking for you to support us, with vision and passion, to develop space missions, helping companies and institutions to deploy their business in space, designing, manufacturing, and operating small satellites.

A team always ready to help you, and we offer flexibility of schedules, the possibility of teleworking and team-building activities and you will find the cocktail that makes Alén Space the perfect place to enjoy and develop as a professional.

Our deal contents some requirements for candidates:

  • We offer a full-time contract.
  • Location: Vigo area (Spain).
  • Starting date: Immediate.

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About the Role

The candidate will be part of the Electronics Development Area of the company support the design, manufacturing and testing of electronics products for space applications, including the space segment and the ground segment. She or he will be involved in production of already existing products of the company and R&D of new products. The following tasks will be assigned to the candidate:

  • Manufacturing, inspection and test of cables.
  • Manual assembly of simple PCBs with SMD components.
  • Inspection and electrical and functional test of developed products.
  • Support with the design of support tools.
  • Support with the stock management (reception of goods, storage, inventory, …).

Preferred Qualifications and Skills

The candidate must have a diploma of Higher Technician in Electronic Maintenance or equivalent.

The required experience and skills are:

  • The applicant must have good writing and reading skills in English.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and good disposition to work according to quality standard methodologies
    for manufacturing and testing.
  • Experience in the utilization of simple instrumentation equipment (power supply, multimeter, oscilloscope,…).
  • Experience in the utilization of cable and PCB assembly equipment (crimping tools, soldering tools).

It will be also desirable the following qualifications and skills:

  • Experience in advance instrumentation equipment (spectrum analyser, signal generator).
  • Experience in testing of RF devices.
  • Knowledge of design and manufacturing of simple electronic circuits.
  • Hands-on experience in EDA (electronic design automation) software for electronics design (Altium, KiCad,
    OrCAD, …).
  • Experience in management of electronic parts stock.

The applicant must have good communication skills and must be able to work autonomously in an effective manner, while cooperating in a potentially international and culturally diverse team.

Moreover, the applicant must have good analytical, organizational, and reporting skills; together with a proactive attitude to solve problems individually and an interest in technology development.

Notice: The applicant must be eligible to work and live in the EU.

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