Electrical Engineer

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Monday, 16 March 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 15 April 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The NSSTC is looking to hire an electrical engineer to support the development of the NSSTC facility, to design and develop ground support and test equipment, and to create electro-mechanical hardware intended for both ground and space-based operation. You’ll be working as part of a team designing and building CubeSats and Small Spacecraft. As an engineer you will be asked to perform a variety of tasks related to the development of projects within the NSSTC including (but not limited to) support of the facilities development; test equipment development; and design, analysis, assembly, test, and verification/validation of performance of ground and space-based hardware and software. The ability to work with students at UAE University as a mentor is required.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Interfacing with a multi-disciplinary team including professionals, faculty, graduate and undergraduate students
  • Documenting interfaces and requirements
  • Designing discipline-specific components for space flight applications
  • Modeling and analyzing designs of ground and space hardware
  • Performing other engineering tasks

Minimum Qualification

BS degree in electrical engineering from an accredited institution

Preferred Qualification

Higher degree in electrical engineering from an accredited institution

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Products (Word, Excel)
  • Computer Aided design tool knowledge as related to schematic design and PC Board layout
  • Experience creating discipline-specific documents for fabrication and assembly

Division National Space Science&Tech. Center

Department Research and Development Unit

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Staff