Publish Date
12 Jan 2018
Airbus Defence and Space
Barajas ESP
Reference Code
10392224 JE EN EXT 1
Interest Group
Professional staff - engineer
Functional Area
Elec.Electron.&Electromag., Optics&Optron.
Contract Type
Permanent contract
Working Time
Full time
Work Experience
Confirmed (3+ to 5 years of experience)


Airbus Defence & Space Barajas

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe’s number one space enterprise and the world’s second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

· Design and analysis of spacecraft communication payloads
· Analysis of the active and passive components used in communication payloads (filters, amplifiers, circulators, waveguides, frequency down/up converters, combiners, switches)
· Calculation of general system payload performances and budgets (G/T, EIRP, noise figure, link budgets, linearity, intermodulation, C/I, phase noise), including end-to-end analysis
· Generation of sub-system specifications
· Generation of design/analysis technical notes and reports
· I/F with Customers in review meetings
· Generation of the payload RF test plans
· Generation of payloas RF test procedures
· RF measurements of payload components
· Generation of test reports
· Follow up of suppliers

Required skills

Engineering :3 to 5 years
· Telecomunication Engineer (Master degree) or similar, RF (high frequency circuits) specialist
· 3 or more years of working experience
· Knowledge of S/C payloads systems (passive and active antennas, repeaters, digital processors)
· Knowledge of S/C payloads sub-systems (filters, amplifiers, circulators, waveguides, frequency converters, combiners, switches)
· Wide knowledge of communication systems, including DVB-S2X standard knowledge
· Wide knowledge of digital signal processing
· Wide knowledge of link budgets for payload and end-to-end systems analysis
· Wide knowledge of MATLAB programing
· Wide knowledge of Microsoft EXCEL and VISIO
· Preferably, use of RF measurement equipments: network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, noise figure test equipment
· Preferably, 1 year experience in space industry
· Preferably, knowledge of ADS or AWR modellization
· High level of Engish (C level)
· Availability for travelling
English :Advanced


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