Senior Electrical AIV Engineer

Job Description

Unique opportunity for  a Senior Electrical AIV Engineer to join rapidly expanding space organisation who are passionate about space sustainability.

As Senior Electrical AIV Engineer you will shape solutions for missions and to develop the team capable of delivering them

The Senior Electrical AIV Engineer will mainly work in the UK, however there will be opportunities to travel to offices internationally. You role will include

  • Delivery of Spacecraft/Mission level Electrical Assembly, Integration, and Verification (AIV) activities.
  • Electrical AIV test set-up design, development and commissioning.
  • Creating and maintaining satellite AIV procedures, plans, workflows, and schedules in accordance with technical and programmatic requirements.
  • Contributing to bid-related activities, including generation of (and subsequent delivery against) AIV related cost and schedule budgets.
  • Working within matrixed project teams, contributing to parallel missions of UK and international nature.


To be considered for the role of Senior Electrical AIV Engineer you will:

  • Be educated to BSc level or equivalent in mechanical/electrical/science fields.
  • Have strong commercial experience delivering spacecraft or mission-level AIV activities across a range of mission types.
  • Have thorough knowledge and experience of spacecraft/mission AIV process, ideally with an established delivery record across several manufacturers.
  • Have a deep technical knowledge/understanding of AIV planning, processes, GSE (mechanical & electrical) development, set-up and operation, and verification activities of Electrical AIT activities (including subsystem, system, and environmental level testing).
  • Be proactive and self-managing, whilst contributing collaboratively within a close-knit team.
  • Have knowledge of ECSS Stantards
  • Ideally have knowledge of planning and execution of environmental test campaigns (including Thermal Vacuum and Mechanical verification campaigns

Our client is a people focused business who can offer you the opportunity to develop your career in space further. As Senior Electrical AIV Engineer you will be part of a supportive and passionate team international team, and be rewarded with a very competitive salary and fabulous range of benefits.

Electrical AIV | Mechanical AIV | Assembly | Integration | Verification | Test | Spacecraft | Mission Level


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