Avionics and Power - Radio-Frequency Communications Systems Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Munich

Your mission
Your primary mission is to design the communication systems of our vehicles: our LEO capsule and our Lunar spacecraft.

Your tasks are:
  • Development and implementation of tools for communication system performance analysis (including link budgets)
  • Definition and implementation of communication architecture
  • Trade-off and selection of equipment for the on-board communication system
  • Define steps towards compliance towards spectrum licensing and regulations
Your profile
  • Msc in electrical / aerospace engineering, with focus on communication / RF systems
  • Experience with link budgets
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, Matlab, C, C++
  • Knowledge of digital communication systems, forward error correction schemes, modulation types, software defined radio
  • Knowledge of communication protocols, CCSDS, PUS
Why us?
At The Exploration Company, we democratise space exploration i.e., we make it affordable, available and open.

Our team is driven by competence, impact and efficiency. We are doers, team players and problem solvers. We take decisions fast. While keeping always the system in mind, each of us thrives to deliver full speed and take exceptional care of his/her area of responsibility. We are transparent about risks and obstacles, so that we can cooperate to overcome them.

Our culture is driven by technology, learning by doing and passion.

We have a lot of fun, and we refuel our energy in the meaning of our mission.
About us
The Exploration Company develops, produces and operates Nyx, a modular and reusable orbital vehicle that can eventually be refuelled in orbit, and which carries cargo - and potentially humans in the longer run.

Your application!
We appreciate your interest in The ​Exploration Company. Please fill in the following short form. Should you have any difficulties in uploading your files, please contact us by mail at ​career@exploration.space.

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