Job description :
A position of Power Engineer has been opened in Airbus Defense & Space in Tres Cantos (Madrid area).
At functional level, the candidate will be part of Power & Analog team. At programmatic level, the candidate is part of a Project with the main mission of delivering electronic designs for flight equipment in accordance with project schedule, cost and quality requirements.
Within each project, the tasks are coordinated by a Technical Responsible in charge of direct reporting to the Project Manager.
The Power Engineer’s tasks comprise the complete development of an electronic equipment : from the analysis of the requirements to the final delivery of the flight model once accepted.
Task and accountabilities :
The successful applicant will be in charge of the following tasks :
Support to the Technical Responsible for the analysis of project requirements.
Architecture analysis at electronic function or module level.
Detailed electronics design based on electrical simulations at function level.
Assure of the robustness of the design by means of : part stress analysis, worst case analysis, failure modes and criticality analysis, power budget analysis and Double Isolation requirements compliance.
Support to Radiation Team to assure the design robustness within the radiation space environment including Single Events Effects (SEE).
Documentation of the design.
Laboratory and prototype testing.
Assure the mechanical and thermal design robustness by supporting the Packaging Team.
Support to PCB CAD team during the design of the PCB by the reviewing of the PCB layout.
Board test procedures definition.
Support to the Technical Manager in the main project reviews (Requirement Review, Preliminary and Architecture Review, Critical Design Review )
Characterization of the flight design in clean room conditions.
Support to Test Team for the acceptance of flight equipment, ensuring a close monitoring of any change, evolution or discrepancy from the agreed baseline in the characterization phase.
Support to the Technical Manager in the resolution of boards NCRs (Non-conformance) raised during qualification or acceptance test campaign.
Required skills :
We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience :
Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in engineering or science discipline.
Proven experience in the development of power electronics functions.
Good knowledge of design methodologies for space application and tools (Mentor, LTSPice, Orcad Capture, SIMetrix-SIMPLIS).
Sound mathematical basis for its application to the electronic design analysis.
English and Spanish must be at least mid-level, both written and spoken.
Good communication and reporting skills.
Strong team working and cooperation spirit.
Independent and accurate way of working.
Recommended skills are :
Digital mindset (automation of tasks, scripting, use of digital design tools and simulators).
Knowledge of space environment constraints.
To be familiar with Agile Methodologies.
Experience on power designs using digital control techniques.
Fast prototyping techniques.
Happy to learn and teach others.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.
Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.